Mondelez raises 2019 sales outlook, posts rise in revenue
Corrects end date of quarter to Sept. 30 instead of June 30, paragraph 3
CHICAGO, Oct 29 (Reuters) - Oreo maker Mondelez International Inc MDLZ.O raised its 2019 sales forecast on Tuesday after reporting a 1.1% rise in third-quarter revenue, driven by higher demand in emerging markets and North America.
Mondelez said it expects full-year organic net revenue growth of over 3.5% and adjusted earnings per share growth of 5% to 7% on a constant-currency basis.
Net revenue rose to $6.36 billion in the quarter ended Sept. 30 from $6.29 billion a year earlier.
(Reporting by Richa Naidu in Chicago Editing by Matthew Lewis)
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