MIAMI (AP) _ Vector Group Ltd. (VGR) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $36 million.
On a per-share basis, the Miami-based company said it had net income of 23 cents.
The discount cigarette maker posted revenue of $504.8 million in the period.
Vector shares have increased 33% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $12.32, a decline of 2% in the last 12 months.