Mexico's Femsa posts higher third quarter profit, revenues up

martes 28 de octubre de 2014 09:33 GYT

MEXICO CITY Oct 28 (Reuters) - Mexican retailer and Coke bottler Femsa on Tuesday reported a 7.3 percent rise in its third-quarter profit, the company said in a filing to the Mexican stock exchange.

The company reported a profit of 4.81 billion pesos ($358 million), compared to 4.48 billion pesos in the year-earlier period.

Femsa, which co-owns Latin America's biggest Coke bottler Coca-Cola Femsa with The Coca-Cola Co, said revenue rose 13.2 percent to 72.391 billion pesos.

($1 = 13.4235 pesos at end Sept)

(Reporting by David Alire Garcia)