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Altria Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$40.37
-0.01 (-0.02 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.97
Now: $40.37
$40.54
50-Day Range
$36.08
MA: $39.08
$41.48
52-Week Range
$30.95
Now: $40.37
$51.78
Volume4.66 million shs
Average Volume9.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$75.02 billion
P/E Ratio112.14
Dividend Yield8.52%
Beta0.48
Altria Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes, smokeless products, and wine in the United States. It offers cigarettes primarily under the Marlboro brand; cigars 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. The company also produces and sells varietal and blended table wines, and sparkling wines under the Chateau Ste. Michelle and 14 Hands names; owns Stag's Leap Wine Cellars, Conn Creek, Patz & Hall, and Erath wine brands; and imports and markets Antinori, Torres, and Villa Maria Estate wines, as well as Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte in the United States. In addition, it provides finance leasing services primarily in transportation, power generation, real estate, and manufacturing equipment industries. The company 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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.97 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cigarettes
Sub-IndustryTobacco
CUSIP02209S10
Phone804-274-2200
Employees7,300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$25.11 billion
Cash Flow$4.61 per share
Book Value$1.74 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-1,293,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares1,858,419,000
Market Cap$75.02 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$40.37
-0.01 (-0.02 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Altria Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Altria Group's stock was trading at $40.48 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MO stock has decreased by 0.3% and is now trading at $40.37.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Altria Group?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altria Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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Wall Street analysts have given Altria Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Altria Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, February 4th 2021.
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How were Altria Group's earnings last quarter?

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported $1.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $5.68 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.38 billion. Altria Group had a net margin of 2.84% and a return on equity of 148.93%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business 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 Tuesday, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.86 per share on Friday, October 9th. This represents a $3.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.52%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 14th. This is an increase from Altria Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.84.
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How will Altria Group's stock buyback program work?

Altria Group declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, July 30th 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 1.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Altria Group updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.30 to $4.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.32.

What price target have analysts set for MO?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Altria Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect Altria Group's stock price to reach $48.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Altria Group's key competitors?

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), The Coca-Cola (KO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Altria Group's key executives?

Altria Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William F. Gifford Jr., CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Salvatore Mancuso, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $2.15M)
  • Mr. Jody L. Begley, Exec. VP & COO (Age 48, Pay $2.02M)
  • Mr. Murray R. Garnick, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 60, Pay $4.8M)
  • Mr. Charles N. Whitaker, Sr. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mac Livingston, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Heather A. Newman, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy (Age 42)
  • Ms. Kenya Blake, MD & GM of John Middleton Co.
  • Mr. W. Hildebrandt Surgner Jr., VP, Corp. Sec. & Associate Gen. Counsel (Age 54)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Bryant, VP & Treasurer (Age 50)

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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.72%), State Street Corp (4.17%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.40%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.44%), Swiss National Bank (0.42%) and Morgan Stanley (0.34%). Company insiders that own Altria Group stock include Ivan S Feldman, Jody L Begley, Nabil Y Sakkab and W Hildebrandt Surgner, Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Altria Group stock?

MO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Prudential PLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., American International Group Inc., AJO LP, Hengistbury Investment Partners LLP, and AQR Capital Management LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Altria Group stock?

MO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Natixis, Morgan Stanley, Retirement Systems of Alabama, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V..
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Altria Group's stock price today?

One share of MO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.37.

How big of a company is Altria Group?

Altria Group has a market capitalization of $75.02 billion and generates $25.11 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-1,293,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $4.22 on an earnings per share basis. Altria Group employs 7,300 workers across the globe.

What is Altria Group's official website?

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

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.

This page was last updated on 11/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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