Altria Group Inc. (MO)

56.82
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NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 55.72
Open 55.51
Day Low/High 55.51 / 56.57
52 Wk Low/High 42.40 / 66.53
Volume 2.52M
Avg Volume 13.29M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.87B
Market Cap 104.99B
EPS 3.70
P/E Ratio 15.22
Div & Yield 3.20 (5.24%)

Latest News

Jim Cramer: Buy Aurora Cannabis Because Nelson Peltz Knows What Can Go Right

Jim Cramer: Buy Aurora Cannabis Because Nelson Peltz Knows What Can Go Right

I know that Nelson is fascinated by the medicinal properties chiefly as a replacement for opioids, the scourge of this country.

Nelson Peltz Could Be Key to Cannabis in Consumer Packaged Goods

Nelson Peltz Could Be Key to Cannabis in Consumer Packaged Goods

Aurora's prominent partner could be cannabis' key to breaking into consumer segments.

Watching Shares of Och-Ziff Capital Management

Watching Shares of Och-Ziff Capital Management

With shares breaking above the recent, albeit small, pennant, there might be reason for optimism.

With GreenSky Stock I Tend to Use the Trade What You Know Approach

With GreenSky Stock I Tend to Use the Trade What You Know Approach

GSKY bulls watched as the stock lost two-thirds of its value from its post-IPO high and are now looking for news to turn the bearish tide.

Jim Cramer: My Best Stock Picks for Cannabis and China

Jim Cramer: My Best Stock Picks for Cannabis and China

And why I won't recommend any other stocks in these markets, right now.

Short-Selling Is Really Hard. Just Ask Citron Research

Short-Selling Is Really Hard. Just Ask Citron Research

Examining the influential short-sellers' big winners and losers provides important insights into trading and investing.

7 High-Yield Dividend Plays to Consider

7 High-Yield Dividend Plays to Consider

These stocks have grown their dividend for years but the yield has now reached levels of attraction.

The Human Response Factor, Fed Moves, China Talks, MSFT Results: Market Recon

The Human Response Factor, Fed Moves, China Talks, MSFT Results: Market Recon

Many see the Fed as done for the year. Never assume. Read the words as they are written.

7 Earnings Reports to Watch Thursday Morning

Before I bid everyone here at the Diary good day and plug into the earnings reports and corresponding conference calls I listed in my last post, here are some of the reports hitting the tape Thursday morning that I'll be watching and things I'll be ...

Altria Is a Cold Stock That Could Turn Smoking Hot

Altria Is a Cold Stock That Could Turn Smoking Hot

Altria's recent selloff should be welcomed by both value seekers and those desiring quarterly income to live on.

Is This the Best Large-Cap Stock Out There Now?

Is This the Best Large-Cap Stock Out There Now?

Any logical evaluation of this stock suggests low risk and tremendous upside.

Could This Be the Best Large-Cap Stock?

Could This Be the Best Large-Cap Stock?

Any logical evaluation of British American Tobacco suggests low risk and tremendous upside.

Thoughts on Pot

Chart of the Day, Part 2: A Closer Look at Constellation's Big Cannabis Bet

Chart of the Day, Part 2: A Closer Look at Constellation's Big Cannabis Bet

Canopy Growth's smoking engine won't necessarily ensure smooth sailing for Constellation.

How to Trade Cronos, the Cannabis Firm With Ties to Big Tobacco

How to Trade Cronos, the Cannabis Firm With Ties to Big Tobacco

What matters here is the ability to innovate, market, and sell.

Who Hasn't Crashed the Cannabis Party Yet?

Who Hasn't Crashed the Cannabis Party Yet?

Establishing who the stragglers are and what impact they might have in the future is the key at this point.

Tilray Is Now a Top-Tier Cannabis Play

Tilray Is Now a Top-Tier Cannabis Play

I'd be most interested in buying this name after a cap raise which I expect in the first quarter of 2019.

Chart of the Day, Part 1: Tilray, AB Deal Pales in Comparison to Cronos

Chart of the Day, Part 1: Tilray, AB Deal Pales in Comparison to Cronos

The buy-in from other companies into the space has been far larger.

Big Tobacco Hasn't Killed Cannabis, This Dance Has Only Just Begun

Big Tobacco Hasn't Killed Cannabis, This Dance Has Only Just Begun

After Altria's investment in Cronos Group, which cannabis company will be the next target?

Slip Slidin' Away

Paul Simon was right about one thing. You know the nearer your destination, the more your slip slidin' away. The more markets slip on these awful days, the nearer we are getting to our destination. Is that a good thing? I think I'll stick to my defe...

I Like Altria Stock as a Partial Entry Now

I Like Altria Stock as a Partial Entry Now

The tobacco giant is being threatened on two fronts: e-cigarettes in the form of Juul and cannabis.

Jim Cramer: What If Trump Tweets Xi Forced Him to Ignite the 25% Tariff Fuse?

Jim Cramer: What If Trump Tweets Xi Forced Him to Ignite the 25% Tariff Fuse?

Here are 4 stocks that can be bought into the stock cyclone that might occur if things don't go the bulls way in the Argentine.

4 Scenarios That Will Impact the Market: Market Recon

4 Scenarios That Will Impact the Market: Market Recon

And keep in mind that earnings season is not over, and there's enough juice left to impact the marketplace.

Here Are 9 Takeaways From Last Night's Meltdown: Market Recon

Here Are 9 Takeaways From Last Night's Meltdown: Market Recon

It becomes difficult for me to tell you where to run in these markets...

What Barclays Gets Wrong About Cannabis and Tobacco

What Barclays Gets Wrong About Cannabis and Tobacco

Cannabis and tobacco are hard to equate, which Barclays' primer on the Cannabis industry misses.

CGC Is the One Must-Own Cannabis Stock

CGC Is the One Must-Own Cannabis Stock

Canopy Growth already has a $4 billion war chest thanks to Constellation Brands.

Check Out These Stocks as Canada Is About to Be Smokin' Hot

Check Out These Stocks as Canada Is About to Be Smokin' Hot

On Wednesday, Canada becomes the first major economy to legalize the recreational use of cannabis.

Play a Potential Altria Pivot Into Pot

Play a Potential Altria Pivot Into Pot

The time to scoop up Altria is now, not when some type of official announcement is made.