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  • Altria 4Q revenue improves, plans job eliminations Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 7:31 AM ET

    RICHMOND, Va.— Altria's fourth-quarter revenue improved thanks partly to higher tobacco product pricing, and the company announced a plan to reduce costs that includes job eliminations. Altria said the charges include about $120 million in employee separation costs. Altria earned $1.25 billion, or 64 cents per share, for the period ended Dec. 31.

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  • The marketing strategy could reverse decades of progress in preventing tobacco use among youth, warned the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which suggested tighter controls on e-cigarette sales to reduce minors' access. Spending on e-cigarette advertising also jumped, increasing to an estimated $115 million in 2014 from $6.4 million in...

  • As market slumps, watch these big dividend plays Saturday, 12 Dec 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    As big oil dividends remain in doubt, investors seeking income might be wise to check out these four Dow stocks.

  • Early movers: BUD, TAP, MO, JCP, BABA, AAPL & more Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • *Sees savings of $1.4 bln from SABMiller takeover. BRUSSELS/ LONDON, Nov 11- Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's biggest brewer, launched its $100 billion- plus offer for nearest rival SABMiller on Wednesday and agreed to sell the latter's stake in U.S. venture MillerCoors to help win regulatory approval. AB InBev has also reached an agreement to sell SABMiller's 58...

  • *Boards of Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA/NV and SABMiller Plc are pleased to announce that they have reached agreement on terms of a recommended acquisition. *Deal for each SABMiller shareholder will be entitled to receive: for each SABMiller share: £44.00 in cash. Has agreed that SABMiller shareholders will be entitled to receive any dividends announced,...

  • Nov 4- The Illinois Supreme Court on Wednesday threw out a $10.1 billion verdict against Philip Morris USA in a long-running lawsuit accusing the Altria Group Inc unit of misleading smokers about the health risks of "light" cigarettes. By a 4-2 vote, the court said lower-level state courts lacked authority under Illinois law to reimpose the verdict first...

  • Nov 3- A fifth straight day of gains for energy shares drove U.S. stocks higher on Tuesday, while big tech names also helped propel the major indexes. "I think there has been a real desire on the part of some investors to take advantage of depressed valuations," Eric Wiegand, who is a senior portfolio manager with U.S. Bank Wealth Management in New York.

  • *S&P energy sector up 2.09 pct; Chevron, Exxon lead. *Visa rebounds after Monday's drop, props up Dow. Nov 3- A surge in oil prices fueled a rally in energy companies, helping the S&P and Nasdaq reverse course to move higher in afternoon trading on Tuesday, while the Dow added to its gains.

  • *S&P energy sector up 1.9 pct; Chevron, Exxon lead. Nov 3- A rally in energy stocks and a rebound in Visa helped the Dow inch higher on Tuesday, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were little changed, with gains offset by a decline in healthcare and consumer shares. "We're off a little bit this morning, but I think it's more just people not knowing where to go," said Michael Bapis,...

  • Fed could be a snooze, but these reports will be big Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 4:52 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Expectations are low that the Fed will provide any new policy insight next week, and focus should stay on economic reports and a flood of earnings.

  • Big tobacco settles decade-long dispute with New York Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 2:09 PM ET

    Oct 20- Big U.S. tobacco companies including Reynolds American Inc and Altria Group Inc agreed to pay New York $550 million, or 90 percent, of the amount kept in an escrow account, ending a decade-long dispute. Reynolds American, Altria and other companies signed the MSA. However, in 2003, signatories to the MSA argued that some states, including New York, had failed to "...

  • Oct 14- The world's top two brewers, Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller have agreed in principle to one of the biggest mergers in corporate history after SABMiller accepted an offer worth more than $100 billion. >AB InBev, SABMiller brew up $100 bln deal. >S.Africa' s PIC says all SABMiller shareholders be treated equally.

  • UPDATE 6-AB InBev, SABMiller brew up $100 bln deal Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 3:32 PM ET

    *SABMiller shares up 9 pct. BRUSSELS/ LONDON, Oct 13- The world's top two brewers, Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, have agreed in principle to one of the biggest mergers in corporate history after a near month-long courtship resulted in SABMiller accepting an offer worth more than $100 billion. For AB InBev the SABMiller deal will give it more breweries in...

  • *SABMiller shares up 9 pct. BRUSSELS/ LONDON, Oct 13- The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller received an improved offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev. The new group would bring together AB InBev's Budweiser, Stella Artois and Corona...

  • Oct 13- SABMiller Plc shareholder Altria Group said it was pleased that the brewer was willing to accept larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev's new offer worth more than $100 billion.