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Altria Group Inc (MO.N)

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Altria Reaffirms Full-Year 2018 Earnings Guidance
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc ::ALTRIA REAFFIRMS FULL-YEAR 2018 EARNINGS GUIDANCE..DECLARES REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.70 PER SHARE..HOWARD WILLARD SUCCEEDS MARTY BARRINGTON AS ALTRIA'S CHAIRMAN AND CEO, FOLLOWING MR. BARRINGTON'S RETIREMENT.ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF ITS $1 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM TO $2 BILLION.ALTRIA GROUP - ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM TO $2 BILLION, TO BE COMPLETED BY END OF Q2 2019.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $4.00, REVENUE VIEW $19.64 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Q1 Adj. EPS $0.95
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 

April 26 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc ::ALTRIA REPORTS 2018 FIRST-QUARTER RESULTS; REAFFIRMS 2018 FULL-YEAR EARNINGS GUIDANCE.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.95 (NOT $0.03).REAFFIRMS FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $3.90 TO $4.03.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.92 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.00.Q1 REVENUE $6.1 BILLION.RECORDED TOTAL PRE-TAX CHARGES OF ABOUT $150 MILLION, OR $0.05 PER SHARE, OF WHICH $3 MILLION WAS RECORDED IN Q1 OF 2018.REAFFIRMS ITS GUIDANCE FOR 2018 FULL-YEAR ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS.EXPECTS 2018 FULL-YEAR ADJUSTED EFFECTIVE TAX RATE WILL BE IN A RANGE OF ABOUT 23% TO 24%.  Full Article

Altria Group Says CEO Martin Barrington's Total Compensation For 2017 Was $15.7 Mln - SEC Filing
Thursday, 5 Apr 2018 

April 5 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc ::SEC FILING.  Full Article

Altria holds investor day reaffirms FY 2017 earnings guidance
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc :Altria holds investor day; reaffirms 2017 full-year earnings guidance.Reaffirms FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share view $3.26 to $3.32.FY2017 earnings per share view $3.28 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Altria Group files for potential debt shelf offering size not disclosed
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc :Altria Group Inc files for potential debt shelf offering; size not disclosed - sec filing.  Full Article

ALTRIA INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 8.2 PCT TO $0.66 PER COMMON SHARE
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Altria Group Inc :ALTRIA INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 8.2% TO $0.66 PER COMMON SHARE.  Full Article

Altria becomes significant shareholder in Anheuser-Busch InBev
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016 

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 

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 

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

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