More on Altria (MO) Q2 earnings: Q2 adjusted EPS of $0.62 gained 5.1% Y/Y. The bottom end of...

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More on Altria (MO) Q2 earnings: Q2 adjusted EPS of $0.62 gained 5.1% Y/Y. The bottom end of guidance is lifted a penny, with FY13 EPS now expected at $2.36-$2.41. 3.7M shares repurchased during Q at average price of $36.27 for total cost of about $135M, leaving $165M remaining in program (expected to be completed by year end). CC at 9 ET. No premarket action in stock yet. (PR)