Revenue at Verizon Wireless grew 12.3% for the fourth quarter as subscribers increased their spending on text messaging and Internet services 41% compared with the same period a year earlier, Verizon Communications announced. Average monthly revenue per wireless user grew 1.4%, and 1.4 million net new customers were added in the quarter -- 5.8 million for the year -- as Verizon generally met analyst expectations in a report that offered a 15% rise in the parent company's profit.

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