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Altria Group (NYSE: MO)

$71.55 USD $0.04 (0.06%)
Last Price $71.55
Net Change $0.04 (0.06%)
Bid $71.52
Ask Price $72.37
Open Price $71.55
Previous Close Price $71.51
High Price $71.55
Low Price $71.55
Number of Trades 4
Volume 1,136
Fifty Two Week High $76.54 (2017-03-10)
Fifty Two Week Low $60.82 (2016-10-05)
Average Daily Volume 6,339,568
Share Outstanding 1,935,720 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 2.44/yr
Dividend Yield 3.37%
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 $23.9
EPS Growth $8.82
Recent Earnings $0.68
Annual EPS $3.03
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $138.50B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0015%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 1,935,720
Inst. Shareholder % 61.15%
Annual Net Income $0B
TTM Net Profit Margin $31.23
1-Year Return 20.33%
3-Year Return 101.68%
5-Year Return 177.23%
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 3.42%
Change in EPS YTD 8.82%
Dividends per Share $0.61
Stock Split Ratio 3-1
Beta 0.61
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

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Altria stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, April 27, 2017 . First we'll look at where MO stock ended the last trading session: $71.51. Altria shares went down 1.27% or $0.92 from the previous day's close. It's best to not only look at recent Altria share data, but also look at the year's highs and lows to see where the current price stacks up... Now MO is trading above where it was last year at this time, with the share price higher by 16.56%.

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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 $60.82, reached on 10/05/2016. Also - MO trading volume yesterday was 6,748,000. That's lower than Altria stock's average daily trading volume of 7,486,478. Let's look at Altria's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Altria's share price. Altria has a market cap of 138,423,337,000. That means Altria has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As 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 23.53. 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 0.61. Altria stock has a dividend yield of 3.37%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks. 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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