NEW YORK, March 26, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones Global Titans 50 Index and Dow Jones Personal & Household Goods Titans 30 Index.

In the Dow Jones Global Titans 50 Index and Dow Jones Personal & Household Goods Titans 30 Index, Altria Group Inc. (United States, Personal & Household Goods, MO) is being removed and will be replaced by Philip Morris International Inc. (United States, Personal & Household Goods, PM) due to Altria Group's spin-off of Philip Morris International Inc.

The changes in the Dow Jones Global Titans 50 and Dow Jones Personal & Household Goods Titans 30 indexes will be effective as of the opening of trading on Monday, March 31, 2008.

Further information, as well as the complete list of the Dow Jones Global Titans 50 and Dow Jones Personal & Household Goods Titans 30 Indexes, can be found on the Dow Jones Indexes Web site at http://www.djindexes.com.

Company additions to and deletions from the Dow Jones Global Titans 50 and Dow Jones Personal & Household Goods Titans 30 indexes do not in any way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the company.

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