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GRE Business Report: February 6th

A look at the top business headlines.
CVS is planning to stop selling tobacco products in its stores. The company says it is the first national pharmacy chain to do so. According to CVS Caremark, the move will cost the company $2 billion a year in lost revenue. But it wants to support "the health and well-being" of its customers. The tobacco products are expected to come off the shelves by October. 

Twitter beat Wall Street's earnings and revenue estimates in its first quarter as a public company. But investors were looking for even more from the social media site. Twitter ended the quarter with 241 million monthly users, up 30 percent from a year ago. But that number was about three million shy of what Wall Street was expecting. 
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