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sarals Member Level  Wednesday, 07/23/03 02:49:13 PM
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a sure sign the economy is in trouble...

increased beer demand LOL (j/k)

Anheuser-Busch Earns Rise on Beer Demand

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc. (NYSE:BUD - news) on Wednesday reported a gain in quarterly profit on price increases for its U.S. products such as Michelob Ultra.

The company, based in St. Louis, said second-quarter earnings reached $633 million, or 75 cents a share, compared with $587 million, or 66 cents a share last year. Net sales, which includes excise taxes, rose to $3.77 billion from $3.63 billion.

Analysts were expecting the company to earn between 74 cents a share and 75 cents a share, with a mean estimate of 75 cents, according to Reuters Research, a unit of Reuters Group Plc.

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