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Philip Morris says now expects FY earnings per share in range of $4.53 to $4.58

Thursday, 29 Sep 2016 

Philip Morris International Inc : Philip Morris International Inc. Hosts Investor Day; Revises For Currency, And Narrows, 2016 Full-Year Reported Diluted EPS Forecast . Sees FY 2016 earnings per share $4.53 to $4.58 . Forecast does not include any share repurchases in 2016 . Expects its currency-neutral adjusted diluted eps in Q3 of 2016 to be flat to slightly up versus Q3 of 2015 . Revises for currency only, and narrows, its 2016 FY reported diluted eps forecast to a range of $4.53 to $4.58 . For full-year 2016, PMI forecasts a total cigarette industry volume decline of 2.0%-2.5%, excluding China and U.S. . For FY 2016, sees cigarette shipment volume, excluding China and U.S, to decline in line with Aug YTD decline of 3.9%. . PMI increases its full-year 2016 anticipated capital expenditures by an $100 million to $1.2 billion .FY 2016 earnings per share view $4.49 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.