Philip Morris International Inc (PM.N)
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Philip Morris International Inc:Increased its regular quarterly dividend by 6.4 pct to an annualized rate of $4.00 per share.New quarterly dividend of $1.00 per share, up from $0.94 per share, is payable on Oct. 10, to stockholders of record as of Sept. 25.The ex-dividend date is Sept. 23. Full Article
Philip Morris International Inc:Reaffirms FY 2014 diluted earnings per share to be in a range of $4.87 to $4.97 versus $5.26 in 2013.On an adjusted basis, diluted EPS are projected to increase in the range of 6pct to 8pct versus adjusted diluted EPS of $5.40 in 2013. Full Article
Essentra Plc, a supplier of speciality plastic and packaging components, warned of lower full-year profit, citing challenging market conditions in filter products and delays in some large projects, sending its shares down as much as 28 percent.