Strong sales in Brazil, Argentina, and China helped boost Anheuser-Busch Inbev (BUD) to a 3.6%...

|About: Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD)|By:, SA News Editor

Strong sales in Brazil, Argentina, and China helped boost Anheuser-Busch Inbev (BUD) to a 3.6% Y/Y gain in Q3 revenue (.pdf) on slightly lower total volume, missing the consensus estimate of analysts of 4.1% growth. The company says it lost 25 basis points of market share in the U.S. for sub-premium brands, and that it will make accelerating the growth of Bud Light its "number one priority." Shares -1.1% premarket.