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RAI reports strong 2Q16 performance and positive outlook; Accelerates returns to shareholders

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – July 26, 2016 – Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) today announced second-quarter 2016 reported EPS of $0.56, down 66.9 percent from the prior-year quarter, driven primarily by the gain on divestiture related to the Lorillard, Inc. acquisition in June 2015.  Second-quarter adjusted EPS was $0.58, up 13.7 percent, including the impact of adjustments as detailed in Schedule 2.