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Altria Group (NYSE: MO)

$72.96 USD -$0.23 (-0.31%)
Last Price $72.96
Net Change $-0.23 (-0.31%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $73.12
Previous Close Price $73.19
High Price $73.17
Low Price $72.78
Number of Trades 17,892
Volume 4,211,134
Fifty Two Week High $76.54 (2017-03-10)
Fifty Two Week Low $59.48 (2016-04-22)
Average Daily Volume 6,562,110
Share Outstanding 1,939,420 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 2.44/yr
Dividend Yield 3.33%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.68 (2017-02-01)
2nd Quarter Earnings $0.82 (2016-10-27)
3nd Quarter Earnings $0.81 (2016-07-27)
4th Quarter Earnings $0.72 (2016-04-28)
PE Ratio $24.16
EPS Growth $9.01
Recent Earnings $0.68
Annual EPS $3.03
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $141.50B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0015%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 1,939,420
Inst. Shareholder % 61.65%
Annual Net Income $14.24B
TTM Net Profit Margin $55.31
1-Year Return 20.75%
3-Year Return 119.52%
5-Year Return 192.38%
5-Year Revenue Growth 8.17%
5-Year Earnings Growth 47.8%
5-Year Dividend Growth 48.73%
Annual Dividend $2.44
Annual Dividend Yield 3.33%
Change in EPS YTD 9.01%
Dividends per Share $0.61
Stock Split Ratio 3-1
Beta 0.6
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.

Today's Altria Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the Altria stock information you need today, with key data on recent MO moves. That's what you can get right here. To start, the MO stock closing price was $72.96. Shares dropped 0.31% or $0.23 from the previous day's close. Just looking at the Altria stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that... The Altria stock price is at a higher price than it was last year at this time, with the stock price having gone up by 18.38%.

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The Altria stock price 52-week high is $76.54. That was hit on 3/10/2017. The MO stock 52-week low is $59.48, reached on 4/22/2016. Some more numbers to note - MO trading volume yesterday was 5,587,200. That's higher than Altria stock's average daily trading volume of 4,211,134. The market cap of Altria is 141,500,083,000. That means Altria has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Altria stock is 24.16. 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 7.29. 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 0.60. Altria stock has a dividend yield of 3.33%. Most stocks considered "dividend stocks" have a yield of 2% or more. Money Morning gives you Altria stock news daily. We publish new info on MO and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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