Altria Group, Inc. (MO): Price and Financial Metrics

Altria Group, Inc. (MO): $47.04

-0.75 (-1.57%)

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MO POWR Grades

  • MO scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 98.86% of US stocks.
  • MO's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • MO's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 36.66% of US stocks).

MO Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $88,127,380,322, Altria Group Inc has a greater market value than 97.22% of US stocks.
  • Altria Group Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 96.45% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Altria Group Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 96.59% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Altria Group Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be DUK, BMO, GM, SO, and IBN.
  • Visit MO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, MO's price/sales ratio is 25.93% higher, now standing at 3.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, MO's price/sales ratio has gone up 2.2.
  • Over the past 243 months, MO's price/earnings ratio has gone up 8.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MO 2021-04-13 3.6 33.5 21.3 14.7
MO 2017-05-17 5.3 11.1 9.4 6.4
MO 2013-11-01 3.0 18.8 14.5 9.4
MO 2011-04-20 2.2 10.5 14.0 9.4
MO 2010-06-30 1.7 9.8 12.2 8.0
MO 2005-12-27 1.6 4.5 15.5 11.0

MO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MO, see our MO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $53.89 Average Broker Recommendation 1.62 (Moderate Buy)

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MO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $47.04 52-week high $52.59
Prev. close $47.79 52-week low $35.83
Day low $46.82 Volume 6,691,446
Day high $47.65 Avg. volume 8,710,971
50-day MA $47.96 Dividend yield 7.16%
200-day MA $45.29 Market Cap 87.05B

Altria Group, Inc. (MO) Company Bio

Altria Group manufactures and sells cigarettes, smokeless products, and wine in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1919 and is based in Richmond, Virginia.

MO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$47.04$49.39 -1%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Altria Group Inc. To summarize, we found that Altria Group Inc ranked in the 54th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Altria Group Inc ended up being:

  • Altria Group Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 13.98% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • As a business, Altria Group Inc experienced a tax rate of about 23% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Consumer Defensive), this tax rate is higher than 85.61% of stocks generating free cash flow.

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Latest MO News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Altria Group Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MO as an investment opportunity.

Altria: 3 Ways The Greatest Stock In History Can Help You Retire Rich

Tom Phelps once said that on Wall Street "Fortunes are made by buying right and holding on." No stock in history better exemplifies the power of blue-chip buy-and-hold investing to help you retire rich than Altria (MO). Altria is the best performing stock of all time, delivering 17.7% CAGR total...

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Will Ashworth on InvestorPlace | August 2, 2021

MO Stock: Is Marlboro Maker Altria A Buy After Earnings?

Altria is trying to become less of a cigarette company as demand fades. Is the stock a buy after breaking out then giving back its gains?

Yahoo | August 2, 2021

This Stock Is Smoking After Q2 Earnings

Each year, fewer people in the U.S. smoke cigarettes, but that hasn't stopped tobacco giant Altria Group (NYSE: MO) from continuing to bring in profits. The company reported its second-quarter 2021 earnings on July 29 and showed investors that its business remains hot. Altria has signaled that it's striving for a "smoke-free future," where consumers use reduced-risk products such as sister company Philip Morris International's IQOS product, oral nicotine pouches, and electronic cigarettes.

Yahoo | August 2, 2021

Company News for Jul 30, 2021

Companies In The News Are: NOK, YUM, MA, MO.

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

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MO Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -3.28%
6-mo 14.66%
1-year 21.86%
3-year -2.07%
5-year -5.03%
YTD 18.77%
2020 -10.21%
2019 7.87%
2018 -27.14%
2017 9.45%
2016 20.44%

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