Altria Group Inc. (MO)

48.74
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 49.14
Day Low/High 48.74 / 49.40
52 Wk Low/High 42.40 / 66.53
Avg Volume 12.03M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.88B
Market Cap 92.34B
EPS 3.70
P/E Ratio 94.50
Div & Yield 3.20 (6.12%)

Latest News

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.

7 Smart Ways to Invest in Cannabis Stocks and Not Get Burned

7 Smart Ways to Invest in Cannabis Stocks and Not Get Burned

There are several avenues to invest in the potential cannabis boom -- recreational plays; medical plays; and companies that have a lot to gain from the industry but aren't reliant upon it for success.

FDA Seizes Juul Documents

The FDA seized "more than a thousand pages" of documents in a surprise inspection of e-cigarette maker Juul. Remember, FDA comments on the e-cigarette market in recent days were a positive for Big Tobacco stocks as any clampdown on e-cigs are though...

Big Tobacco and Cannabis

Ed Ponsi made an interesting comment this morning as he looked at shares of Tilray and Altria  , and given my view that we are likely to see Big Tobacco be a player in the legal cannabis industry at some point, I wanted to touch on it. Ponsi's point...

Tilray Catches Fire Again, Altria Smolders

Tilray Catches Fire Again, Altria Smolders

Charts for the marijuana stock and the tobacco giant illustrate their different perception among traders.

3 Dividend Stocks for a Risky World

3 Dividend Stocks for a Risky World

These names all pay generous dividends and have limited China exposure.

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

Covered calls may be the best bet -- or wait for a dip.

Cannabis for Traders, Cannabis for Investors: Market Recon

Cannabis for Traders, Cannabis for Investors: Market Recon

Not every cannabis stock was strong on Wednesday. One significant Canadian name sure was though.

Waiting to Pull the Trigger on 2 Big Names

Waiting to Pull the Trigger on 2 Big Names

I'm stalking more favorable entry points for Altria Group and Toll Brothers; here's the plan.