Altria Group Inc. (MO)

42.57
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 42.98
Day Low/High 42.41 / 43.40
52 Wk Low/High 39.30 / 66.04
Avg Volume 11.20M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.87B
Market Cap 80.29B
EPS 3.70
P/E Ratio 12.79
Div & Yield 3.36 (7.63%)
Kick the Habit: Altria Group Likely to See Share Value Further Vape-orized

Kick the Habit: Altria Group Likely to See Share Value Further Vape-orized

All kinds of government entities will be lining up against Juul Labs, lawsuits with big awards are coming and who knows what else as MO is in a downtrend with $35 as the next price target.

Philip Morris Lights Up Quarterly Dividend

Philip Morris Lights Up Quarterly Dividend

The Philip Morris board lifted the quarterly payout 2.6% to $1.17 a share.

Altria Slips on Analyst Downgrade Amid Vaping Controversy

Altria Slips on Analyst Downgrade Amid Vaping Controversy

Shares of tobacco and e-cigarette maker Altria Group dip after the company receives a downgrade from Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Lavery on concerns its stake in Juul may not produce earnings that justify the current premium on its potential merger with Philip Morris International.

FDA Hits Juul With Warning Letter as Challenges Mount for E-Cigarette Maker

FDA Hits Juul With Warning Letter as Challenges Mount for E-Cigarette Maker

In particular, Juul is breaking the law by selling and distributing its e-cigarettes 'as modified risk tobacco products without an FDA order in effect that permits such sale or distribution,' the FDA's letter states.

Juul's Marketing Practices Being Investigated by FTC - Report

Juul's Marketing Practices Being Investigated by FTC - Report

A report says FTC investigators are looking at whether Juul 'engaged in deceptive marketing, including by targeting minors or using influencers.'

Stocks End Down as Recession Worries Resurface, Trade Concerns Remain

Stocks End Down as Recession Worries Resurface, Trade Concerns Remain

Stocks finish down as recession worries again emerge and as investors monitor U.S. and China trade negotiations.

Altria-Philip Morris Tie-Up: Positives and Negatives

Altria-Philip Morris Tie-Up: Positives and Negatives

Investors aren't applauding the potential merger, but one analyst points out what the advantages for both parties would be.

Philip Morris Confirms It's in Merger Talks With Altria

Philip Morris Confirms It's in Merger Talks With Altria

Tobacco giant Philip Morris International confirms it is in discussions with rival cigarette maker Altria Group in a potential all-stock deal that it calls 'a merger of equals.'

A Smokeless Future? Jim Cramer on the Potential Philip Morris-Altria Merger

A Smokeless Future? Jim Cramer on the Potential Philip Morris-Altria Merger

Jim Cramer weighs in on the potential Altria-Philip Morris merger.

Jim Cramer on Politics, Altria and Philip Morris and Fantasy Football

Jim Cramer on Politics, Altria and Philip Morris and Fantasy Football

Jim Cramer breaks down his latest thoughts.

Altria Group, Inc. Confirms Discussions With Philip Morris International, Inc. Regarding Potential All-Stock, Merger Of Equals

Altria Group, Inc. Confirms Discussions With Philip Morris International, Inc. Regarding Potential All-Stock, Merger Of Equals

Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today announced that it is in discussions with Philip Morris International, Inc.

2 Stocks You Should Consider Shorting This Week

2 Stocks You Should Consider Shorting This Week

These 'bearish bets' are showing both technical and quantitative deterioration.

A Tobacco Giant, a Financial Behemoth and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

MO, MS, IPG, GRVY and LE all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Altria Reaches Fifty-Year Dividend Increase Milestone

Altria Reaches Fifty-Year Dividend Increase Milestone

Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today announced that its Board of Directors (Board) voted to increase Altria's regular quarterly dividend for the 54 th time in the past 50 years.

Ratings Changes Today

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15 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2019

15 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2019

Monthly dividends can be a nice thing for any portfolio, but the dynamics are a little different. Here are a list of funds, REITs, and companies offering monthly payouts.

Altria Warns Earnings to Take Hit From Slowing U.S. Cigarette Sales

Altria Warns Earnings to Take Hit From Slowing U.S. Cigarette Sales

Cigarette maker Altria Group reports second-quarter adjusted earnings that match analysts' forecasts amid steady sales of its tobacco products, though warns that future earnings will be impacted by slowing cigarette sales in the U.S.

Altria Reports 2019 Second-Quarter And First-Half Results; Reaffirms 2019 Full-Year Earnings Guidance And Announces New $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program

Altria Reports 2019 Second-Quarter And First-Half Results; Reaffirms 2019 Full-Year Earnings Guidance And Announces New $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program

Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today announces its 2019 second-quarter and first-half business results and reaffirms its guidance for 2019 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS).

Capital One, Apple, AMD, Beyond Meat, Federal Reserve - 5 Things You Must Know

Capital One, Apple, AMD, Beyond Meat, Federal Reserve - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures point lower on Tuesday, the first day of a critical two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve, and ahead of quarterly earnings from tech giant Apple; the earnings calendar also includes reports from Merck, Procter & Gamble, Mastercard and AMD; Capital One says a hacker got access to the personal information of more than 100 million of its credit card customers and applicants.

More Than Half Of U.S. Population Now Governed By State Laws Raising Minimum Age Of Purchase For All Tobacco Products To 21

More Than Half Of U.S. Population Now Governed By State Laws Raising Minimum Age Of Purchase For All Tobacco Products To 21

With legislation signed this week in both New York and Ohio, today more than 50 percent of the U.

Clock Is Ticking For Macy's

Clock Is Ticking For Macy's

In the short term, Macy's is not likely to run afoul of dividend problems, but can management transform the company for long-term health? Few retailers have had such success.

Altria To Host Webcast Of 2019 Second-Quarter Results

Altria To Host Webcast Of 2019 Second-Quarter Results

Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) will host a live audio webcast on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at 9:00 a.

Altria Upgraded to Buy at Goldman, Philip Morris International Affirmed at Buy

Altria Upgraded to Buy at Goldman, Philip Morris International Affirmed at Buy

Goldman analyst Judy Hong expects the current discount on tobacco stocks to narrow.

WATCH for Scale: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 7/11/19)

WATCH for Scale: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 7/11/19)

Jim Cramer highlights companies that can grow so big they make their own destinies: Walmart, Amazon, Target, Costco and Home Depot.

Morningstar High on Pot Growth, Sees U.S. Going Legal by 2023

Morningstar High on Pot Growth, Sees U.S. Going Legal by 2023

Analysts say nation will turn a new leaf, changing federal law within a few years, as cannabis industry expected to grow big time over next decade.

Would You Rather Have an Executive Team Managing the Company or the Stock Price?

Would You Rather Have an Executive Team Managing the Company or the Stock Price?

It all comes down to matching my time frame.

Canopy Growth Turmoil and Why It Matters to Us

Aurora Cannabis is currently the portfolio's second best performer.

Altria Falls as San Francisco Bans E-Cigarette Sales

Altria Falls as San Francisco Bans E-Cigarette Sales

San Francisco is the first American city to ban the popular cigarette alternative. Altria owns 35% of e-cigarette maker Juul.

Altria Falls; ex-FDA Commissioner Doubts Juul's Ability to Win e-Cig Clearance

Altria Falls; ex-FDA Commissioner Doubts Juul's Ability to Win e-Cig Clearance

Concern about youths' use of e-cigarettes may hinder Juul's application, former FDA commissioner Gottlieb says.

Notable Friday Option Activity: MO, QUAD, RST

Notable Friday Option Activity: MO, QUAD, RST

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Altria Group Inc , where a total of 47,587 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 4.8 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 66.6% of MO's average daily trading volume over the past month of 7.1 million shares.

TheStreet Quant Rating: C+ (Hold)