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Altria Group Inc (MO)

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Reynolds Tobacco Co, Lorillard Inc and Altria Group Inc to settle smoking lawsuits for $100 mln - Reuters
Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 12:35pm EST 

Altria Group Inc:Three U.S. tobacco companies - R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co, Lorillard Inc and Altria Group's Philip Morris USA - will pay $100 mln to settle hundreds of federal lawsuits over smoking, according to an announcement from plaintiffs' lawyers - Reuters.The agreement will cover more than 400 lawsuits filed in federal court in Florida by smokers or their families, according to court filings.Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds will each pay $42.5 mln and Lorillard will pay $15 mln.It is the first agreement reached by the three companies to resolve a chunk of so-called Engle cases, named after a class action brought by Florida residents over injuries or deaths they said were caused by tobacco-related medical conditions.  Full Article

Altria Group declares regular quarterly dividend of $0.52 per common share
Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 09:00am EST 

Altria Group Inc:Declares a regular quarterly dividend of $0.52 per common share.Payable on April 10 to shareholders of record as of March 16.  Full Article

Altria Group Inc reaffirms FY 2015 EPS guidance - Conference Call
Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 09:15am EST 

Altria Group Inc:Reaffirms expectation to deliver FY 2015 adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $2.75 to $2.80.FY 2015 EPS of $2.80 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Group, Inc. gives FY 2015 EPS guidance in line with analysts' estimates
Friday, 30 Jan 2015 07:00am EST 

Altria Group, Inc:Forecasts FY 2015 adjusted diluted EPS will be in the range of $2.75 to $2.80.FY 2015 EPS of $2.80 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Group Inc declares regular quarterly dividend
Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 11:00am EST 

Altria Group Inc:Declares regular quarterly dividend of $0.52 per common share.Payable on Jan. 09, 2015, to shareholders of record as of Dec. 24.Ex-dividend date is Dec. 22.  Full Article

Altria Group Inc reaffirms FY 2014 EPS guidance
Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 07:03am EDT 

Altria Group Inc:Reaffirms its guidance for FY 2014 diluted EPS to be in a range of $2.54 to $2.59.Reaffirms its FY 2014 adjusted diluted EPS guidance, which excludes special items, to be in a range of $2.54 to $2.59, representing a growth rate of 7pct to 9pct from an adjusted diluted EPS base of $2.38 in FY 2013.FY 2014 EPS of $2.57 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-Altria Group Inc records pre-tax charge against reported earnings in Q3 of 2016

* Will record a one-time, pre-tax charge against reported earnings in Q3 of 2016 of approximately $825 million, or $0.28 per share