NYSE:VGR - Vector Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $11.12 -0.24 (-2.11 %) (As of 12/11/2018 02:43 PM ET)Previous Close$11.36Today's Range$10.97 - $11.4552-Week Range$11.23 - $22.96Volume60,280 shsAverage Volume2.08 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.63 billionP/E Ratio19.39Dividend Yield13.81%Beta0.28 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 through Tobacco, E-Cigarettes, and Real Estate segments. The company produces cigarettes in 109 combinations under the PYRAMID, EAGLE 20's, GRAND PRIX, LIGGETT SELECT, and EVE brand names, as well as USA and various partner brands, and private label brands. It also sells electronic cigarettes. In addition, the company provides residential brokerage, relocation, and real estate sales and marketing services, as well as title and settlement services to real estate companies and financial institutions; manages cooperatives, condominiums, and apartments; acquires, owns, and invests in real estate properties; and engages in land development activities. Further, it operates elliman.com, which serves as a destination where consumers can search properties and access market information, as well as offers building and neighborhood guides, and other interactive content; and AskElliman.com that facilitates communication with consumers, providing them with access to information from real estate to mortgage financing, to specific neighborhoods. Vector Group Ltd. markets and sells its cigarettes to wholesalers and distributors of tobacco, as well as grocery, drug, and convenience store chains. The company was formerly known as Brooke Group Ltd. Vector Group Ltd. was founded in 1911 and is based in Miami, Florida. Receive VGR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VGR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Cigarettes Sub-IndustryTobacco SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:VGR Previous Symbol CUSIP92240M10 Webwww.vectorgroupltd.com Phone305-579-8000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.26 Quick Ratio1.10 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.39 Forward P/E Ratio21.38 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.81 billion Price / Sales0.87 Cash Flow$0.7087 per share Price / Cash Flow15.69 Book Value($2.34) per share Price / Book-4.75 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.57 Net Income$84.57 million Net Margins4.29% Return on Equity-16.61% Return on Assets5.09% Miscellaneous Employees1,484 Outstanding Shares140,910,000Market Cap$1.63 billion 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 28th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 18th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 14.43%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 17th. View Vector Group's Dividend History. How were Vector Group's earnings last quarter? Vector Group Ltd (NYSE:VGR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.03. The firm earned $513.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $495.70 million. Vector Group had a negative return on equity of 16.61% and a net margin of 4.29%. Vector Group's revenue was up 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.15 earnings per share. 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 Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vector Group. What price target have analysts set for VGR? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Vector Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Vector Group's stock price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 143.6% 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 trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vector Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. 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). Who are Vector Group's key executives? Vector Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Howard M. Lorber, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 69)Mr. James Bryant Kirkland III, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 52)Mr. Marc N. Bell, SVP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)Mr. Richard J. Lampen, Exec. VP (Age 64)Mr. Ronald J. Bernstein, Pres & CEO of Liggett and Director (Age 65) Who are Vector Group's major shareholders? Vector Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.40%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.10%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.09%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.55%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.96%) and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.69%). 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 institutional investors are selling Vector Group stock? VGR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Credit Suisse AG, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Teachers Advisors LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Jane Street Group LLC and Ahrens Investment Partners LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Vector Group stock? VGR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Marshall Wace LLP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. 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 $11.0850. How big of a company is Vector Group? Vector Group has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion and generates $1.81 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $84.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.57 on an earnings per share basis. Vector Group employs 1,484 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: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 142 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 174 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 316MarketBeat'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. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VGR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What Is An Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)?