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) pushed the Tobacco industry higher today making it today's featured tobacco winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 1.4%. By the end of trading, Philip Morris International rose $1.20 (1.4%) to $85.37 on average volume. Throughout the day, 4,242,878 shares of Philip Morris International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4,993,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $84.27-$85.64 after having opened the day at $84.35 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $84.17. Another company within the Tobacco industry that increased today was
), up 2.1%.
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Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products. Philip Morris International has a market cap of $135.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are up 0.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Philip Morris International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Philip Morris International as a
. Among the primary strengths of the company is its expanding profit margins over time. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow.
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