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Altria Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.48 (+1.15%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
7.63 million shs
Average Volume
10.88 million shs
Market Capitalization
$76.50 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Altria Group Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
2.11 Rating Score
12.6% Upside
$47.56 Price Target
Short Interest
0.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.47mentions of Altria Group in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $4.84 to $5.13 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

1.95 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

31st out of 196 stocks

Cigarettes Industry

2nd out of 6 stocks

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About Altria Group (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells smokeable and oral tobacco products in the United States. The company provides cigarettes primarily under the Marlboro brand; cigars and pipe tobacco principally under the Black & Mild brand; and moist smokeless tobacco products under the Copenhagen, Skoal, Red Seal, and Husky brands, as well as provides on! oral nicotine pouches. It sells its tobacco products primarily to wholesalers, including distributors; and large retail organizations, such as chain stores. Altria Group, Inc. was founded in 1822 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

MO Stock News Headlines

FDA bans Juul e-cigarettes tied to teen vaping surge
Health officials have ordered vaping company Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the U.S. market
Altria Stock Could Bounce Back Soon
Sonoco Products, Korn Ferry rise; Chevron, Altria fall
Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Sonoco Products, Korn Ferry rise; Chevron, Altria fall
Cowen Cuts Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Price Target to $45.00
Altria: When It Rains, It Pours
Juul Ban: Here's What Altria Investors Need to Know
See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/29 Dividend
Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 7/11 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$2.48 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$26.01 billion
Cash Flow
$4.64 per share
Book Value
($0.87) per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$76.50 billion

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Altria Group Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Altria Group stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altria Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Altria Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Altria Group's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Altria Group's stock. Their MO stock forecasts range from $36.00 to $57.00. On average, they predict Altria Group's share price to reach $47.56 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price.
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How has Altria Group's stock price performed in 2022?

Altria Group's stock was trading at $47.39 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, MO stock has decreased by 10.8% and is now trading at $42.25.
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When is Altria Group's next earnings date?

Altria Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Altria Group

How can I listen to Altria Group's earnings call?

Altria Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 28th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Altria Group's earnings last quarter?

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The company reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.03. The company earned $4.82 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.88 billion. Altria Group had a net margin of 11.64% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2,506.92%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.07 earnings per share.
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How often does Altria Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Altria Group?

Altria Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.90 per share on Monday, July 11th. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.52%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 14th.
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Is Altria Group a good dividend stock?

Altria Group(NYSE:MO) pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.62%. MO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Altria Group has been increasing its dividend for 13 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Altria Group is 219.51%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Altria Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 70.18% next year. This indicates that Altria Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Altria Group's dividend history.

How will Altria Group's stock buyback program work?

Altria Group announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Thursday, January 28th 2021, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 2.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Altria Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Altria Group issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.79-$4.93 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.86. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

Who are Altria Group's key executives?

Altria Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William F. Gifford Jr., CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Salvatore Mancuso, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $1.58M)
  • Mr. Jody L. Begley, Exec. VP & COO (Age 50, Pay $1.69M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Murray R. Garnick, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 62, Pay $2.21M)
  • Ms. Heather A. Newman, Sr. VP & Chief Strategy and Growth Officer (Age 45, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Charles N. Whitaker, Sr. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 55) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mac Livingston, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Todd A. Walker, Sr. VP of Gov. Affairs & Public Policy - Altria Client Services LLC (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael Thorne-Begland, VP and Chief Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Officer - Altria Client Services LLC
  • Ms. Paige Magness, Sr. VP of Regulatory Affairs - Altria Client Services LLC

What is Billy Gifford's approval rating as Altria Group's CEO?

15 employees have rated Altria Group CEO Billy Gifford on Glassdoor.com. Billy Gifford has an approval rating of 78% among Altria Group's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Altria Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Altria Group investors own include AT&T (T), Philip Morris International (PM), AbbVie (ABBV), Coca-Cola (KO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is Altria Group's stock symbol?

Altria Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MO."

Who are Altria Group's major shareholders?

Altria Group's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Park National Corp OH (0.00%).
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Which institutional investors are buying Altria Group stock?

MO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH.
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How do I buy shares of Altria Group?

Shares of MO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Altria Group's stock price today?

One share of MO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.25.

How much money does Altria Group make?

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) has a market capitalization of $76.50 billion and generates $26.01 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.48 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.639990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Altria Group have?

Altria Group employs 6,000 workers across the globe.

When was Altria Group founded?

Altria Group was founded in 1985.

How can I contact Altria Group?

Altria Group's mailing address is 6601 WEST BROAD STREET, RICHMOND VA, 23230. The official website for Altria Group is www.altria.com. The company can be reached via phone at (804) 274-2200 or via fax at 804-484-8231.

This page (NYSE:MO) was last updated on 7/2/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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