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Altria Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$43.74
-0.34 (-0.77%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$43.27
$43.84
50-Day Range
$43.40
$48.81
52-Week Range
$39.60
$52.59
Volume
5.00 million shs
Average Volume
8.05 million shs
Market Capitalization
$80.35 billion
P/E Ratio
29.55
Dividend Yield
8.17%
Beta
0.63
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About Altria Group

Altria Group, Inc. operates as a holding company, which engages in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the United States. It operates through the following segments: Smokeable Products, Smokeless Products, and Wine. The Smokeable Products segment comprised of cigarettes manufactured and sold by PM USA and machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco manufactured and sold by Middleton. The Smokeless products segment manufactured and sold by or on behalf of USSTC and PM USA. The Wine segment producer of Washington State wines, primarily Chateau Ste. Michelle and Columbia Crest, and owns wineries in or distributes wines from several other wine regions. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Richmond, VA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Cigarettes
Sub-Industry
Tobacco
CUSIP
02209S10
Employees
7,100
Year Founded
1985

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$26.15 billion
Cash Flow
$4.47 per share
Book Value
($0.69) per share

Profitability

Net Income
$4.47 billion
Pretax Margin
15.67%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,836,989,000
Free Float
1,835,336,000
Market Cap
$80.35 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend
9/14/2021
Dividend Payable
10/12/2021
Last Earnings
10/27/2021
Today
11/27/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/27/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.64 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

37th out of 185 stocks

Cigarettes Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Altria Group a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altria Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Altria Group stock.
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How has Altria Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Altria Group's stock was trading at $40.48 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MO stock has increased by 8.1% and is now trading at $43.74.
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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, January 27th 2022.
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How were Altria Group's earnings last quarter?

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 27th. The company reported $1.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $5.53 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.73 billion. Altria Group had a net margin of 10.65% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 422.90%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.19 earnings per share.
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How often does Altria Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Altria Group?

Altria Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.90 per share on Tuesday, October 12th. This represents a $3.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.23%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 14th. This is an increase from Altria Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.86.
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Is Altria Group a good dividend stock?

Altria Group pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.17%. 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 243.24%. 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 74.07% next year. This indicates that Altria Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Altria Group's stock buyback program work?

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

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

Altria Group updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.580-$4.620 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.620. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for MO?

10 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Altria Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Altria Group's stock price to reach $53.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Altria Group's key executives?

Altria Group's management team includes the following people:
  • William F. Gifford, Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Jody L. Begley, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Salvatore Mancuso, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Charles N. Whitaker, SVP, Chief Human Resources & Compliance Officer
  • Murray R. Garnick, Executive Vice President & General Counsel

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital World Investors (6.86%), BlackRock Inc. (6.52%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.62%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.17%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.14%) and Invesco Ltd. (0.69%).
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Which major investors are selling Altria Group stock?

MO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Capital World Investors, Capital Research Global Investors, Franklin Resources Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, and State of Michigan Retirement System.
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Which major investors are buying Altria Group stock?

MO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Advisers LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, Natixis, Geode Capital Management LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC.
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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 $43.74.

How much money does Altria Group make?

Altria Group has a market capitalization of $80.35 billion and generates $26.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.47 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.48 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Altria Group have?

Altria Group employs 7,100 workers across the globe.

When was Altria Group founded?

Altria Group was founded in 1985.

What is Altria Group's official website?

The official website for Altria Group is www.altria.com.

Where are Altria Group's headquarters?

Altria Group is headquartered at 6601 WEST BROAD STREET, RICHMOND VA, 23230.

How can I contact Altria Group?

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


This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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