News Burst: Intel beats Wall Street, again... Summary: Intel shattered analysts' estimates in its third quarter Tuesday, returning a profit of $1.6 billion, or 89 cents a share, on sales of $6.73 billion. By Larry Barrett | October 14, 1998 -- 10:26 GMT (03:26 PDT) Intel officials said fourth quarter sales would be "up slightly" compared to the third quarter. Full story to follow Topic: Tech Industry Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.