Pepsi Bottling Group Inc. reported a fourth-quarter net income attributable to the company of $90 million or $0.40 per share versus a loss of $271 million or $1.28 per share.
On a comparable basis, net earnings for the latest quarter were $0.59 per share. On average, 9 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings per share of $0.43 for the quarter. Analysts' estimate typically excludes one-time items.
Net revenue for the fourth quarter slightly declined to $3.80 billion from $3.81 billion in the comparable period last year. Seven analysts estimated revenues of $3.82 billion for the quarter.
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Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, who was accredited for the press conference by Vladimir Putin from Dozhd (Rain) television channel, asked Putin about competition at the coming election
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign