May 2 (Reuters) - Wireless carrier Sprint Corp, which is merging with bigger rival T- Mobile US Inc, reported a profit in the fourth quarter, compared to a year-ago loss, as it added more postpaid subscribers.
Sprint said Michel Combes will take over as Chief Executive Officer on May 31.
The company posted a profit of $69 million, or 2 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31, compared to a loss of $283 million, or 7 cents per share, a year earlier.
Net operating revenue fell to $8.09 billion from $8.54 billion, a year earlier.
Reporting by Vibhuti Sharma in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur