Published November 07, 2012
Molson Coors Brewing Co reported higher quarterly profit on Wednesday helped by the acquisition of operations in Eastern Europe.
Coors, the maker of Coors Light and Blue Moon beers, said third-quarter net income rose to $198.4 million, or $1.09 per share, from $197.4 million, or $1.06 per share, a year earlier.
Net sales increased to $1.20 billion from $954.4 million. (Reporting By Martinne Geller in New York; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)