Altria Group Company Profile (NYSE:MO)

About Altria Group

Altria Group logoAltria Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company's subsidiaries include Philip Morris USA Inc. (PM USA), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the United States; John Middleton Co. (Middleton), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco, and UST LLC (UST), which through its subsidiaries, including U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC (USSTC) and Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Ltd. (Ste. Michelle), is engaged in the manufacture and sale of smokeless tobacco products and wine. Its segments include smokeable products, smokeless products and wine. The smokeable products segment uses over four manufacturing and processing facilities. The smokeless products segment uses over four smokeless tobacco manufacturing and processing facilities located in Franklin Park, Illinois; Hopkinsville, Kentucky; Nashville, Tennessee, and Richmond, Virginia. Its wine segment uses approximately 11 wine-making facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Cigarettes
  • Sub-Industry: Tobacco
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MO
  • CUSIP: 02209S10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $66.46
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $67.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $64.33
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.08
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.02
  • P/E Growth: 2.68
  • Market Cap: $129.86B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,954,000,000
  • Beta: 0.43
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Altria Group (NYSE:MO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $67.22 (1.15% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2016ArgusSet Price TargetBuy$71.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$64.00 -> $69.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$65.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$74.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
5/17/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutral$66.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/29/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$65.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingOutperform$51.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
11/3/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$60.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$64.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
6/23/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$48.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
10/31/2014S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.80$0.81$5.01 billion$6.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.68$0.72$4.41 billion$3.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.68$0.67$4.73 billion$6.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.75$0.75$4.89 billion$4.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.71$0.74$4.74 billion$6.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.62$0.63$4.11 billion$5.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2015Q414$0.66$0.66$4.50 billion$6.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.68$0.69$4.73 billion$6.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.66$0.65$4.60 billion$6.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.57$0.57$4.03 billion$5.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.58$0.57$4.48 billion$6.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.64$0.66$4.53 billion$6.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.63$0.62$4.62 billion$4.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.53$0.69$4.04 billion$5.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.55$0.55$4.33 billion$4.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012Q312$0.58$0.58$5.50 billion$5.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.57$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.49$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2012$0.49$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.56$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.53$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.44$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.44$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.32 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Annual Dividend:$2.26
Dividend Yield:3.40%
Payout Ratio:78.47% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
73.86% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
68.07% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:8.40% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/4/2016Charles N. WhitakerSVPSell11,000$66.53$731,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016James E. Dillard IIISVPSell9,000$66.68$600,120.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Nabil Y SakkabDirectorBuy4,000$63.20$252,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Brian W QuigleyCEOSell3,000$63.66$190,980.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Nabil Y SakkabDirectorBuy4,532$56.44$255,786.08View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Denise F KeaneEVPSell25,000$52.11$1,302,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Clifford B FleetCEO of Philip Morris USASell5,000$49.04$245,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014John R NelsonEVPSell1,640$49.06$80,458.40View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014W Hildebrandt Surgner, Jr.InsiderSell1,950$40.07$78,136.50View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Denise KeaneEVPSell40,729$37.57$1,530,188.53View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Dinyar S DevitreDirectorBuy26,700$37.04$988,968.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Brian W QuigleyCEOSell1,235$36.94$45,620.90View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
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News IconUpdate on Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) for the day (NYSE:MO) - August 5 at 9:19 AM logoAltria Group Inc (MO): The Most Successful Stock in History Will Continue to Rise - (NYSE:MO) - August 4 at 6:34 PM logoAltria Set For Annual Dividend Raise - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MO) - August 4 at 6:34 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Altria Group, Inc. : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:MO) - August 4 at 6:34 PM logoAmgen Now #33 Largest Company, Surpassing Altria Group (NYSE:MO) - August 3 at 6:35 PM logoNew Analyst Reports for Google, Chevron, Altria & Others (NYSE:MO) - August 3 at 6:35 PM logoAltria Group Inc (MO): The Most Successful Stock in History Will Continue to Rise (NYSE:MO) - August 3 at 6:16 AM logoAltria Group, Inc. :MO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 2, 2016 (NYSE:MO) - August 2 at 6:32 PM logoSee Which Of The Latest 13F Filers Holds Altria Group (NYSE:MO) - August 1 at 6:00 PM logoAltria Group: Strong Balance Sheet, Attractive Dividend And Top-Selling Brands (NYSE:MO) - August 1 at 6:00 PM logoVector Group’s Top and Bottom Lines Rose in 2Q16 (NYSE:MO) - August 1 at 6:00 PM logoPersonal Care Stocks Q2 Earnings to Watch on Aug 2: PG, AVP (NYSE:MO) - August 1 at 9:49 AM logoHow Did Altria Group's 2Q16 Earnings Turn Out? - Market Realist - Market Realist (NYSE:MO) - July 30 at 5:40 PM logo$45 million proposal would settle Arkansas tobacco lawsuit (NYSE:MO) - July 30 at 1:21 PM logoAssessing Altria Group's Results For Q2 2016 (Including My Q3 2016 Dividend Projection And Current Price Target) (NYSE:MO) - July 30 at 9:06 AM logoHow Did Altria Group’s 2Q16 Earnings Turn Out? (NYSE:MO) - July 29 at 6:24 PM
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Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Chart for Wednesday, August, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by Staff