Altria Group Inc. (MO)

51.09
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 51.02
Day Low/High 50.51 / 51.31
52 Wk Low/High 39.30 / 57.88
Avg Volume 8.13M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.87B
Market Cap 95.31B
EPS 3.70
P/E Ratio 54.28
Div & Yield 3.36 (6.43%)
3 Yield Bargains in a Low-Rate Setting

3 Yield Bargains in a Low-Rate Setting

These 3 stocks look attractive with rate hikes likely pushed back.

Consider the Currency Effect

Consider the Currency Effect

Which dividend stocks gain or suffer from the next currency move?  

An SPY Play Amid a Bearish Chart

An SPY Play Amid a Bearish Chart

However, buyers have to respect the current price channel.

Altria upgraded at Wells

Hearing Shots

Related to my opening post, here are some positioning ideas with which I am comfortable. Currency turmoil is always good for gold, and Doug made his case for more SPDR Gold (GLD) exposure yesterday, and I also must be incrementally more constructive...

Complacency Is Building

Be careful in the final month of the year.

The Worst Part of It

The wrong stocks went higher today.

Finding a Place to Hide

Finding a Place to Hide

My strategy for when markets get choppy.

Altria upgraded at BofA/Merrill

Altria Shares Lose Steam

Altria Shares Lose Steam

MO is due for a pullback.

Diary of a Dividend Diva: Fat Wednesday

Diary of a Dividend Diva: Fat Wednesday

Here are top names set to go ex-dividend over the next two weeks.

Not Just Smokes, Suds Too

Not Just Smokes, Suds Too

Altria's stake in SABMiller makes it one of the strongest income stocks.

Jim Cramer: Buy Lorillard, Reynolds and Altria as Tobacco Consolidates

Jim Cramer: Buy Lorillard, Reynolds and Altria as Tobacco Consolidates

TheStreet's Jim Cramer tells investors to 'buy them all' since it has been confirmed that Lorillard has been talking with Reynolds meaning tobacco consolidation will happen.

No Summer Doldrums for Dividends

No Summer Doldrums for Dividends

A spate of fat payouts are set to issue this week.

Altria downgraded at Wells

MO Investor Mtg.

Tobacco Stocks Are Just Too High

Tobacco Stocks Are Just Too High

The potential legalization of marijuana is not enough to justify these prices.

The Joy of Getting Paid to Wait

The Joy of Getting Paid to Wait

It's clear why folks have shifted to solid dividend names.

Altria Earnings Preview

Altria Earnings Preview

What to look for when the tobacco giant reports this week.

A Tale of Two Dividends

A Tale of Two Dividends

You can play tobaccos for dividends with confidence.

CAGNY

Skeptical of the Upside

Skeptical of the Upside

Even if we advance in the next few days, the indices' technical damage is worrisome.

Trim Stocks That Rallied Hard This Year

Trim Stocks That Rallied Hard This Year

Revisit your stop losses, don't set them and forget them.

Netflix and Coach to Report Earnings

Netflix and Coach to Report Earnings

Netflix and Coach headline a busy week of earnings reports. TheStreet's Brittany Umar details what lies in the week ahead.

Have a Plan in Place, Just in Case

Have a Plan in Place, Just in Case

Here are some stocks that will do well amid a U.S. debt default -- and others that stand to get clobbered.

Calm Your Fears About That Debt Ceiling

If the worst happens, there'll be plenty of ways to avoid default.

Get Your Portfolio Into the Bunker

Get Your Portfolio Into the Bunker

Solid yielders like these should provide some much-needed cushion in the coming days.

Diary of a Dividend Diva: 2 + 2 = 8

Diary of a Dividend Diva: 2 + 2 = 8

A primer to lucrative dividend-rotation trading.

Barclays Back to School Conf.

Tobacco Stocks Improving

Tobacco Stocks Improving

Philip Morris is especially interesting.