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Altria Group Inc (MO)

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Altria declares qtrly dividend of $0.61 per common share
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 01:15pm EST 

Altria Group Inc :Altria declares regular quarterly dividend of $0.61 per common share.  Full Article

Altria's statement on Philip Morris International's MRTP application submission with FDA
Tuesday, 6 Dec 2016 08:00am EST 

Altria Group Inc : Notes Philip Morris' submission of MRTP application for electronically heated tobacco product with fda's center for tobacco products . Altria's statement on Philip Morris International's MRTP application submission with the FDA .Upon regulatory authorization by FDA, Altria's companies have an exclusive license to sell this heated tobacco product in United States.  Full Article

Altria reports Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.82
Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 07:00am EDT 

Altria Group Inc : Reports 2016 third-quarter and nine-month results; reaffirms 2016 full-year earnings guidance . Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.82 excluding items . Q3 earnings per share $0.56 . Q3 revenue $6.9 billion . Q3 revenue view $5.11 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 earnings per share view $0.80 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Altria group inc - altria reaffirms its guidance for 2016 full-year adjusted diluted eps, which is to be in a range of $2.98 to $3.04.  Full Article

Altria becomes significant shareholder in Anheuser-Busch InBev
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016 08:30am EDT 

Altria Group Inc : Altria becomes significant shareholder in Anheuser-Busch InBev; revises 2016 full-year earnings guidance . Altria Group Inc - expansion of its $1 billion share repurchase program to $3 billion to be completed by end of Q2 of 2018 . Altria Group Inc- revises 2016 full-year earnings per share (EPS) guidance to reflect reporting lag . Altria Group Inc- Altria is receiving a total of approximately $5.3 billion in pre-tax cash . Altria Group Inc - Altria revises its guidance for 2016 full-year adjusted diluted EPS from a range of $3.01 to $3.07 to a range of $2.98 to $3.04 . Altria Group Inc - Altria now owns 185.1 million restricted shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev, representing a 9.6% economic and voting interest . Altria - expects to record total estimated pre-tax gain in its reported earnings of about $13.7 billion, or 4.55/share, all of which will be recorded in Q4 . Altria Group Inc says altria maintains its long-term financial goals of growing adjusted diluted EPS at an average annual rate of 7% to 9% . Altria Group Inc - maintaining a target dividend payout ratio of approximately 80% of adjusted diluted EPS . Altria Group Inc - will use equity method of accounting for its investment in Ab InBev . FY2016 earnings per share view $3.05 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Altria - timing lag from accounting method change will not affect co's cash flows or quarterly dividends per share.  Full Article

Altria Group increases qtrly dividend by 8% to $0.61/common share
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 03:00pm EDT 

Altria Group Inc :Altria increases quarterly dividend by 8.0% to $0.61 per common share.  Full Article

Altria Group Q2 adj earnings per share $0.81 excluding items
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 07:00am EDT 

Altria Reports 2016 Second : Altria estimates total pre-tax restructuring charges in connection with initiative of approximately $140 million . FY2016 earnings per share view $3.06 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Quarter and first-half results; raises full-year earnings guidance . Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.81 excluding items . Q2 earnings per share $0.84 . Q2 revenue $6.5 billion . Q2 revenue view $5.01 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 earnings per share view $0.80 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Continues to expect that its 2016 full-year effective tax rate on operations will be approximately 35.3%. . Altria raises its guidance for 2016 full-year adjusted diluted EPS to a range of $3.01 to $3.07 .During h1 2016, Altria recorded pre-tax charges of $124 million and expects remaining charges to be incurred during balance of 2016.  Full Article

Altria Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of $0.565 per Common Share
Thursday, 25 Feb 2016 09:15am EST 

Altria Group, Inc:declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.565 per common share.payable on April 11, 2016, to shareholders of record as of March 15, 2016.The ex-dividend date is March 11, 2016.  Full Article

Altria Group Inc Reaffirms FY 2016 Adjusted Diluted EPS Guidance
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016 08:00am EST 

Altria Group Inc:Reaffirms Fy 2016 full-year guidance for adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) to be in a range of $3.00 to $3.05.FY 2016 SHR VIEW $3.04 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Group Inc gives FY 2016 EPS guidance in line with analysts' estimates
Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 07:00am EST 

Altria Group Inc:Forecasts FY 2016 adjusted diluted EPS to be in a range of $3.00 to $3.05, which excludes the restructuring charges (about $0.05 per share).FY 2016 EPS of $3.05 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of $0.565 per Common Share
Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 11:30am EST 

Altria Group, Inc:declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.565 per common share.payable on January 11, 2016, to shareholders of record as of December 24, 2015. The ex-dividend date is December 22, 2015.  Full Article

BRIEF-Altria reports Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.82

* Reports 2016 third-quarter and nine-month results; reaffirms 2016 full-year earnings guidance