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: $63.23
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $65.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $64.94
  • 52-Week Range: $53.68 - $70.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.95
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.93
  • P/E Growth: 2.60
  • Market Cap: $123.55B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,954,000,000
  • Beta: 0.48
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 22.05%
  • Return on Equity: 198.82%
  • Return on Assets: 17.82%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.08%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.48%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Altria Group (NYSE:MO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.58)
Consensus Price Target: $68.82 (8.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$72.00View Rating Details
9/21/2016Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageHold$70.00View Rating Details
9/15/2016Credit Agricole SALower Price TargetOutperform$69.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
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
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 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.05 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.34 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Annual Dividend:$2.44
Dividend Yield:3.86%
Dividend Growth:8.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:84.72% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
80.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
73.05% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/25/2016quarterly$0.613.71%9/13/20169/15/201610/11/2016
5/19/2016quarterly$0.573.59%6/13/20166/15/20167/11/2016
2/25/2016quarterly$0.573.67%3/11/20163/15/20164/11/2016
12/9/2015quarterly$0.573.95%12/22/201512/24/20151/11/2016
8/21/2015quarterly$0.574.33%9/11/20159/15/201510/9/2015
5/21/2015quarterly$0.524.03%6/11/20156/15/20157/10/2015
2/25/2015quarterly$0.523.71%3/12/20153/16/20154/10/2015
12/10/2014quarterly$0.524.14%12/22/201412/24/20141/9/2015
8/21/2014quarterly$0.524.88%9/11/20149/15/201410/10/2014
5/14/2014quarterly$0.484.79%6/12/20146/16/20147/10/2014
2/26/2014quarterly$0.485.35%3/12/20143/14/20144/10/2014
12/11/2013quarterly$0.485.16%12/23/201312/26/20131/10/2014
8/23/2013quarterly$0.485.64%9/12/20139/16/201310/10/2013
5/16/2013quarterly$0.444.7%6/12/20136/14/20137/10/2013
2/27/2013quarterly$0.445.25%3/13/20133/15/20134/10/2013
12/12/2012quarterly$0.445.29%12/21/201212/26/20121/10/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.15%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.29%
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Altria Group (NYSE:MO)
DateHeadline
News IconSEC 13F Narrative: As Altria Group INC (MO) Stock Price Rose, Holder Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC Upped Its Position - Chester News (NYSE:MO)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 30 at 6:20 PM
fool.com logoAltria Group Inc.'s Biggest Failure in 2016 So Far - Motley Fool (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 30 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAb InBev-SABMiller Deal Advances; Altria Stands to Benefit? (NYSE:MO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 30 at 11:27 AM
marketrealist.com logoJefferies Has Rated Altria Group a 'Hold' - Market Realist (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 28 at 5:58 PM
News IconPosition Changed: Altria Group INC (MO) Holder Uss Investment Management LTD Has Decreased Its Position by ... - Chester News (NYSE:MO)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 28 at 5:58 PM
News IconPay Close Attention To These Analyst Ratings Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO), Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MO)
voiceregistrar.com - September 28 at 11:11 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSABMiller investors cheer $100 billion-plus AB InBev takeover (NYSE:MO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 11:11 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Altria Group Incorporated (NYSE:MO), American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MO)
voiceregistrar.com - September 27 at 6:04 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) from Cigarettes (NYSE:MO)
twincountynews.com - September 27 at 10:48 AM
marketrealist.com logoJefferies Gave Philip Morris International a ‘Hold’ Rating (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 27 at 10:48 AM
marketrealist.com logoJefferies Has Rated Altria Group a ‘Hold’ (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 27 at 10:48 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAltria Group (NYSE:MO) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.89 - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:MO)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 26 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAltria Group Extinguished Roughly 67% of Its Unsecured Loan (NYSE:MO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 6:11 PM
fool.com logoIs Altria Worried About the Future of Tobacco? (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 26 at 6:11 PM
gurufocus.com logoAltria Group estinguished approx. 67% of its unsecured loan (NYSE:MO)
www.gurufocus.com - September 24 at 5:42 PM
investors.com logoAltria Group Inc: The Surprising Reason to Be Bullish on MO Stock - Income Investors (NYSE:MO)
www.incomeinvestors.com - September 24 at 10:36 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAltria: Better, But Keep Waiting - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MO)
seekingalpha.com - September 23 at 10:52 AM
marketrealist.com logoAltria Group Discusses Impact of Its Tender Offer (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 22 at 10:59 AM
fool.com logoWhy Altria Group Just Took an Earnings Hit - Motley Fool (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 21 at 5:52 PM
marketrealist.com logoCanaccord Genuity Upgrades Columbia Sportswear to a ‘Buy’ (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 21 at 5:52 PM
smarteranalyst.com logoCompany Update (NYSE:MO): Altria Group Inc Announces Expiration of Cash Tender Offer, Reaffirms 2016 Full-Year Earnings Guidance (NYSE:MO)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 21 at 10:19 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAltria: Buy The Dip? (NYSE:MO)
seekingalpha.com - September 21 at 10:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAltria (MO) Shows Bright Growth Prospect Despite Macro Risks (NYSE:MO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 10:19 AM
streetinsider.com logoAltria Group (MO) Announces Expiration of Notes Tender Offer; Sees Q3 Charge (NYSE:MO)
www.streetinsider.com - September 21 at 10:19 AM
News IconCG Stocks to watch for! Altria Group Inc (MO), PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:MO)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 20 at 11:21 AM
streetinsider.com logoAltria Group (MO) Announces Expiration of Notes Tender Offer; Sees Q3 Charge - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:MO)
www.streetinsider.com - September 20 at 11:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoALTRIA GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:MO)
biz.yahoo.com - September 20 at 11:21 AM
publicnow.com logoAltria Announces Expiration of Cash Tender Offer; Reaffirms 2016 Full-Year Earnings Guidance (NYSE:MO)
www.publicnow.com - September 20 at 11:21 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Altria Group Inc records pre-tax charge against reported earnings in Q3 of 2016 (NYSE:MO)
feeds.reuters.com - September 20 at 10:43 AM
fool.com logoThis Business Is Altria Group's Best-Kept Secret - Motley Fool (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 19 at 6:10 PM
forbes.com logoNovember 18th Options Now Available For Altria Group (MO) - Forbes (NYSE:MO)
www.forbes.com - September 19 at 6:10 PM
publicnow.com logoAltria Announces Consideration for Cash Tender Offer (NYSE:MO)
www.publicnow.com - September 19 at 6:10 PM
fool.com logoThis Business Is Altria Group's Best-Kept Secret (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 19 at 12:26 PM
News IconFund Move to Note: Altria Group INC (MO) Share Price Rose While ... - Chester News (NYSE:MO)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 17 at 5:49 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhat Happens When A Dividend Champion Retires Its Debt? (NYSE:MO)
seekingalpha.com - September 16 at 5:58 PM
mysmartrend.com logoWatch for Shares of Altria Group (MO) to Approach Support at $62.28 (NYSE:MO)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 16 at 5:58 PM
forbes.com logoAltria Group Becomes Oversold (MO) (NYSE:MO)
www.forbes.com - September 16 at 3:01 PM
fool.com logoAltria Group Inc. in 3 Charts (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 16 at 11:54 AM
News IconHow has Altria Group, Inc.:(NYSE:MO) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:MO)
thedailyleicester.com - September 16 at 9:45 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhat Happens When A Dividend Champion Retires Its Debt? - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MO)
seekingalpha.com - September 16 at 9:45 AM
News IconAdvisors Capital Management LLC Decreased Stake in Altria Group ... - Chester News (NYSE:MO)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 15 at 6:16 PM
smarteranalyst.com logoStock Update (NYSE:MO): Altria Group Inc Announces Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 9.95% Notes Due 2038 ... - Smarter Analyst (NYSE:MO)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 15 at 6:16 PM
forbes.com logoJune 2017 Options Now Available For Altria Group (MO) - Forbes (NYSE:MO)
www.forbes.com - September 15 at 6:16 PM
News IconAltria Group (MO) is Murphy Capital Management Inc.'s 10th Largest Position (NYSE:MO)
alltechnews.org - September 15 at 9:38 AM
News IconAltria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) from Cigarettes – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:MO)
twincountynews.com - September 14 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAltria Group Increased Quarterly Dividend by 8.0% (NYSE:MO)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 6:19 PM
marketrealist.com logoCitigroup Has Rated Reynolds American a ‘Buy’ (NYSE:MO)
marketrealist.com - September 14 at 6:19 PM
fool.com logoAltria Group Inc.'s Worst Move in 2016 So Far (NYSE:MO)
www.fool.com - September 14 at 11:33 AM
News IconIs Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:MO)
twincountynews.com - September 14 at 10:28 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBig Tobacco Is Approaching Sale Prices (NYSE:MO)
seekingalpha.com - September 14 at 10:28 AM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff