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Fresh off the releases of both Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB ) and Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI ) , the third member of the service majors triumvirate, Halliburton (NYSE: HAL ) , unloaded news of record quarterly revenue. Driven by the industry trend of strong international growth, Halliburton churned out a $7.3 billion top line and international revenue growth of 20% over last year's fourth quarter. North America stalled a bit, as expected, but there are some reasons to be bullish on North America for Halliburton moving forward. Find out more in Motley Fool energy and materials analyst Taylor Muckerman's video below.