More on Reynolds American (RAI -1.2%) Q2: net profit +35% to $443M, reflecting legal charges...

|About: Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Reynolds American (RAI -1.2%) Q2: net profit +35% to $443M, reflecting legal charges last year, while increased prices and cost-cutting this year this year also helped to outweigh a 7% fall in volume to 18.1B cigarettes. Volume for smokeless tobacco brands +11%. Reiterates FY EPS forecast of $2.91-3.01 vs. consensus of $2.95.