| 2016-10-11 08:16:39|
MO 08:16 10/11 10/11/16
Altria Group board authorizes expansion of repurchase program to $3B
Altria's Board of Directors has authorized the expansion of the current $1 billion share repurchase program to $3 billion, expected to be completed by the end of the second quarter of 2018. The timing of share repurchases depends upon marketplace conditions and other factors. The program remains subject to the discretion of the Board.