NYSE:VGR - Vector Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.58 -0.11 (-1.03 %) (As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$10.69Today's Range$10.52 - $10.7352-Week Range$9.21 - $20.80Volume854,600 shsAverage Volume1.18 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.49 billionP/E Ratio18.24Dividend Yield14.97%Beta0.72 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vector Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes in the United States. It operates in two segments, Tobacco and Real Estate. The company produces cigarettes in 109 combinations under the Pyramid, EAGLE 20's, Grand Prix, Liggett Select, Eve, and USA brand names, as well as various partner and private label brands. It also offers e-cigarettes. In addition, the company provides residential real estate brokerage, relocation, and real estate sales and marketing services, as well as title and settlement services to real estate buyers and financial institutions; manages cooperatives, condominiums, and apartments; invests in, acquires, and owns real estate properties or projects; and engages in land development activities. Further, it operates elliman.com, a Website that enables consumers to search properties and access market information, as well as offers building and neighborhood guides, and other interactive content. Vector Group Ltd. markets and sells its cigarettes to wholesalers and distributors of tobacco and convenience products, as well as grocery, drug, and convenience store chains. The company was formerly known as Brooke Group Ltd. and changed its name to Vector Group Ltd. in May 2000. Vector Group Ltd. was founded in 1873 and is based in Miami, Florida. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Cigarettes Sub-IndustryTobacco SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:VGR Previous Symbol CUSIP92240M10 CIK59440 Webwww.vectorgroupltd.com Phone305-579-8000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.80 Quick Ratio1.61Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.24 Forward P/E Ratio16.53 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.87 billion Price / Sales0.80 Cash Flow$0.7393 per share Price / Cash Flow14.31 Book Value($3.88) per share Price / Book-2.73Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.58 Net Income$58.10 million Net Margins3.11% Return on Equity-18.85% Return on Assets6.28%Miscellaneous Employees1,555 Outstanding Shares140,915,000Market Cap$1.49 billion Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Vector Group (NYSE:VGR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Vector Group's stock symbol? Vector Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VGR." How often does Vector Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vector Group? Vector Group declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 6th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 19th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 15.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 18th. View Vector Group's Dividend History. How were Vector Group's earnings last quarter? Vector Group Ltd (NYSE:VGR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 28th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.09. Vector Group had a net margin of 3.11% and a negative return on equity of 18.85%. View Vector Group's Earnings History. When is Vector Group's next earnings date? Vector Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vector Group. What price target have analysts set for VGR? 2 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Vector Group's shares. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Vector Group's share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 155.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vector Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vector Group? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vector Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Vector Group. Has Vector Group been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about VGR stock has been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vector Group earned a coverage optimism score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Vector Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vector Group include Philip Morris International (PM), Altria Group (MO), British American Tobacco (BTI), mCig (MCIG) and White Fox Ventures (AWAW). What other stocks do shareholders of Vector Group own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vector Group investors own include Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Philip Morris International (PM), Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), Diebold Nixdorf (DBD), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and KKR & Co Inc (KKR). Who are Vector Group's key executives? Vector Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Howard M. Lorber, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 70)Mr. James Bryant Kirkland III, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 53)Mr. Marc N. Bell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)Mr. Richard J. Lampen, Exec. VP (Age 65) Who are Vector Group's major shareholders? Vector Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.40%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.20%), Millennium Management LLC (1.36%), Two Sigma Investments LP (1.28%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (1.02%). Company insiders that own Vector Group stock include Bennett S Lebow, Howard M Lorber and Phillip Md Et Al Frost. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vector Group. Which major investors are selling Vector Group stock? VGR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Cypress Capital Management LLC WY, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc. Company insiders that have sold Vector Group company stock in the last year include Bennett S Lebow, Howard M Lorber and Phillip Md Et Al Frost. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vector Group. Which major investors are buying Vector Group stock? VGR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, ETF Managers Group LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vector Group. How do I buy shares of Vector Group? Shares of VGR 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Vector Group's stock price today? One share of VGR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.58. How big of a company is Vector Group? Vector Group has a market capitalization of $1.49 billion and generates $1.87 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $58.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.58 on an earnings per share basis. Vector Group employs 1,555 workers across the globe. What is Vector Group's official website? The official website for Vector Group is http://www.vectorgroupltd.com. How can I contact Vector Group? Vector Group's mailing address is 4400 BISCAYNE BOULEVARD, MIAMI FL, 33137. The company can be reached via phone at 305-579-8000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Vector Group (NYSE VGR)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 156 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 190 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 346MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vector Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VGR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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