Category Archives: Earnings Report

AB InBev’s Business Just Keeps Getting Better and Better

The best proof of this is in AB InBev’s widening EBITDA margin. The beer giant’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization are rising thanks to cost efficiencies and “premiumization” initiatives.  Read more here, from The Motley Fool via Madison.com.

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Brown-Forman Increases Cash Dividend 8.2%

The new rate of 19.75 cents per share applies to both Class A and Class B stock.  It’s payable Jan. 2, 2018, on stock of record Dec. 7.

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Willamette Valley Vineyards Sales Rise 8.5%; Net Slips 8.5%

Willamette Valley Vineyards said net profit in the third quarter was $427,996, or 9 cents share, for the third quarter, down 8.5% from $467,979, or 9 cents per share year earlier.  This decrease is

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Castle Brands Posts a Profit as Sales Rose 6.5% in Quarte

Net sales increased 6.5% to $20.9 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2018, as compared to $19.6 million for the comparable prior-year period.  The firm posted a $280,622 profit. A year earlier it recorded a $489,854 loss.

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Beam Suntory Gains Share in U.S., Sales Advance

Beam Suntory Inc. posted good gains in its first three quarters, parent Suntory Inc. reported. Comparable sales were up at a mid-single-digit rate for the first three quarters of 2017.  Jim Beam and Maker’s Mark bourbons

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Molson Coors Sales Slip 2.1%, Net Falls 12.1%

But worldwide volume rose 0.6% to 25.5 million hectoliters, thanks to strong growth in Europe and international, the company said.  Global priority brand volume rose 2.4%.  But sales in the U.S. and Canada were hurt by lower wholesaler inventories, contract … Continue reading

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