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Universal Corp.: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

February 4, 2020 GMT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) _ Universal Corp. (UVV) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $26 million.

The Richmond, Virginia-based company said it had profit of $1.04 per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were $1.08 per share.

The leaf tobacco merchant posted revenue of $505 million in the period.

Universal Corp. shares have decreased 5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $54.14, a drop of 4% in the last 12 months.

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