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Altria Group (NYSE: MO)

Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:05:10

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Today's Altria Stock Update

There aren't enough hours in the day to get a detailed look at your favorite investments, like Altria stock. So here's a quick look at MO's most important numbers right now (for January 21, 2017).MO shares went up 0.66% or $0.46 from the previous trading session. That took the Altria stock price to $70.01.To put this latest Altria closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the MO share price has traded in the past year...Now MO is trading at a price more than it was last year at this time, with the share price up 22.35%.

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The Altria stock price 52-week high is $70.14. That was hit on 7/05/2016. The MO stock 52-week low is $56.76, reached on 1/21/2016.Some more numbers to note - MO trading volume yesterday was 7,853,600. That's lower than Altria stock's average daily trading volume of 10,188,177.Altria's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 136,789,738,000. That gives Altria a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Altria stock is 22.90. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare MO to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of MO is 2.66.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Altria is 0.55.Altria stock has a dividend yield of 3.53%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks.For more info on Altria stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find MO stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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Altria Group (NYSE: MO) Profile

Prior Close$69.55
Market Cap$136.79 B
PE Ratio23.03
Altria Group is the parent company of Philip Morris USA U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company John Middleton Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and Philip Morris Capital Corporation. Their tobacco company brand portfolios consist of successful and well-known brand names such as Marlboro Copenhagen Skoal and Black & Mild.
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
PMPhilip Morris International Inc$145.59 B
BTIBritish American Tobacco Industries$108.84 B
RAIReynolds American Inc$83.53 B
JAPAYJapan Tob Inc$64.94 B
ITYBYImperial Tobacco Gro$48.38 B
IMBBYImperial Brands Plc$46.01 B
VGRVector Group Ltd$2.91 B
UVXYUltra VIX Short-Term Fut ETF Proshares$1.68 B
UVVUniversal Corp$1.68 B
SWMSchweitzer-Mauduit International$1.39 B

MO Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.82 (2016-10-27)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.81 (2016-07-27)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.72 (2016-04-28)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.67 (2016-01-28)
PE Ratio23.03
EPS Growth9.87%
Recent Earnings$0.82
Annual EPS$3.02
Market Capitalization$136.79 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0015%
Annual Revenue$25.81 B
Number of Shares Outstanding1,953,860 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %59.82%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-63.58
One Year Return24.54%
Three Year Return111.33%
Five Year Return207.26%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$0.82
Annual EPS$3.02
Annual Dividend$2.44
Annual Dividend Yield3.51%
Change in EPS YTD9.87%
PE Ratio23.03
Recent Earnings$0.82
Dividends per Share$0.61
Stock Split Ratio3-1

MO Key Stats

Last Price$70.01
Net Change$0.46 (0.66%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$69.66
Previous Close Price$69.55
High Price$70.11
Low Price$69.65
Number of Trades35,612
Fifty Two Week High$70.14 (2016-07-05)
Fifty Two Week Low$56.76 (2016-01-21)
Average Daily Volume6,639,262
Share Outstanding1,953,860 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$2.44/yr
Dividend Yield3.51%