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Altria: Its Pros And Cons, And Why I'm Holding Onto My Shares
Quoting from the 10K "The excess of the purchase price paid by Altria Group, Inc. over the fair value of identifiable net assets acquired in the acquisition of UST primarily reflects the value of adding USSTC and its subsidiaries to Altria Group, Inc ...
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Altria Group Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Kraft Foods
In the case of Altria Group Inc (NYSE: MO), the market cap is now $71.98 billion, versus Kraft Foods, Inc. (NASD: KFT) at $71.87 billion.
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S&P assigns Altria notes 'BBB' rating
Aug 7 - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it assigned its 'BBB' senior unsecured debt rating to Richmond, Va.
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Altria: This Best-Of-Breed U.S. Tobacco Maker Sports A 4.6% Dividend Yield
We previously analyzed and evaluated our position in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) in June. Our thesis behind purchasing it back in 1999 was that the anti-smoking health fascists were engaging in legalized shakedown activities in order to further their ...
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Altria Leads US Bond Sales in Busiest Weekly Start Since March
Aug. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Altria Group Inc. sold $2.8 billion of debt to lead the busiest weekly start for U.S. corporate bond sales in more than four months as company borrowing costs hold at about record lows.
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U.S. Beats World With Most Offerings Since March: Credit Markets
PepsiCo Inc., the biggest snack-food maker, and Richmond, Virginia-based Altria Group Inc. led dollar-denominated sales this week of at least $37.3 billion, up 45 percent from the period ended Aug. 3, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
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Why Philip Morris And Lorillard Are Smoking Hot Buys
Tobacco Companies like Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM), Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO), Lorillard Tobacco Company (NYSE:LO) and Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) have provided investors good returns over the last couple of years through steady ...
Korein Tillery Tells Judge: Reinstate $10 Billion Verdict against Tobacco ...  PR Web (press release)
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E-Cigarettes a Wake-Up Call for Big Tobacco
"Considering both [Lorillard] and [Reynolds American Inc.] have dipped their toes in the e-cig waters, the next move is [the Altria Group Inc.'s] and we expect it to be big," she added. On the product end, Herzog point to NJOY's soon-to-be released ...
Smokers in U.S. Switch to Pipes, Cigars From Cigarettes
�They started mislabeling roll-your-own cigarette tobacco as pipe tobacco and paying the lower tax on it.� Altria Group Inc., the largest U.S. seller of tobacco, said it didn't support having more than one level of taxes. �Altria and its tobacco ...
Decrease Seen In Cigarette Consumption, Increase In Alternatives  RedOrbit
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Time to Ditch Dividend Stocks?
"On one hand, you've got the stocks that have been really the biggest beneficiaries of this environment�that's an AT&T, a Verizon, a Altria Group, a Southern Company. They are well-known names that have very stable earnings, very stable cash flows, ...
Our Dividend Growth Portfolio Produces Our New Retirement Paycheck  Seeking Alpha
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