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Altria, Philip Morris call off plans to merge

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Tobacco giants Altria and Philip Morris ended discussions about a merger that could have been worth more than $200 billion.

Shares for both companies were up on the news.

The merger would have been a recombination, as Altria and Philip Morris were once one company.

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