CHICAGO (AP) _ Mondelez International Inc. (MDLZ) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $855 million.
The Chicago-based company said it had profit of 61 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to extinguish debt, were 84 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 74 cents per share.
The maker of Oreo cookies, Cadbury chocolate and Trident gum posted revenue of $7.76 billion in the period, also surpassing Street forecasts. Seven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $7.48 billion.
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