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Altria Group

$61.75

-0.17 (-0.27%)

08:16
10/11/16
10/11
08:16
10/11/16
08:16

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.

MO Altria Group
$61.75

-0.17 (-0.27%)

09/13/16
SBSH
09/13/16
INITIATION
Target $72
SBSH
Buy
Altria Group initiated with a Buy at Citi
Citi analyst Adam Spielman started Altria Group (MO) with a Buy rating and $72 price target. The analyst expects domestic demand for cigarettes is "likely to remain robust. Spielman prefers shares of Altria and Reynolds American (RAI) to Philip Morris (PM). He initiated this morning Reynolds with a Buy rating and Philip Morris with a Neutral.
09/13/16
09/13/16
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Chevron (CVX) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital. 2. AB InBev (BUD) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies. 3. Altria Group (MO) and Reynolds American (RAI) were initiated with a Buy at Citi while the firm initiated Philip Morris (PM) with a Neutral. 4. Under Armour (UA) initiated with a Neutral at Nomura. 5. Xerox (XRX) initiated with a Buy at SunTrust. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/21/16
JEFF
09/21/16
INITIATION
Target $70
JEFF
Hold
Altria Group initiated with a Hold at Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Owen Bennett started Altria Group with a Hold rating and $70 price target.
09/21/16
09/21/16
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Starbucks (SBUX) initiated with a Buy at Longbow. 2. Boston Beer (SAM) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair. 3. Altria Group (MO) was initiated with a Hold at Jefferies while the firm initiated Reynolds American (RAI) with a Buy. 4. Dick's Sporting (DKS) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim. 5. E-Trade (ETFC) reinstated with an Outperform at Credit Suisse. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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