Kellogg: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) _ Kellogg Co. (K) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $380 million.

On a per-share basis, the Battle Creek, Michigan-based company said it had profit of $1.11. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.14 per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.03 per share.

The maker of Frosted Flakes, Pop Tarts and Eggo waffles posted revenue of $3.56 billion in the period, also surpassing Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $3.42 billion.

Kellogg shares have fallen slightly since the beginning of the year, while the S&P’s 500 index has risen 17%. The stock has fallen 11% in the last 12 months.


This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on K at https://www.zacks.com/ap/K

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