Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO)

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Altria Raises Guidance After Earnings, but Sees Moderate 2H Growth

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. For the quarter, the tobacco company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.74 on ...
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What to Expect from Altria Earnings

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) is set to report its second-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.71 in earnings per ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, GM, Intel, Netflix, Paychex, Walgreens and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after it looks as though the Greeks are going to try playing by the rules. Investors have proven over and over that they are ...
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5 Big Defensive Dividend Stocks to Buy Trading at Deep Discounts

With Greece and China bringing the latest round of market turmoil, and with the fed funds interest rate hike cycle still expected to start later in 2015, some investors are ...
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Altria Finally Outperforms Phillip Morris International, Due to Debt and Taxes

Before changing its name back in 2003, Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) used to be known as none other than Phillip Morris. It still kept the MO ticker symbol for ...
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How the New Reynolds Will Stack Up Against Altria

Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) and Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO) are near sealing the deal where Reynolds will purchase Lorillard. The closing date is set for Friday, June 12, and ...
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The Next Big Dividend Hikes You Can Bank On This Summer

It has become almost impossible to argue against the notion that investors love dividends. They also love stock buyback announcements from companies, but when investors have owned a stock for ...
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Get Ready for Higher Cigarette Prices

Ever since prices at the gas pump have fallen, people have generally had more disposable income to do with as they wished. As a result, companies have been looking for ...
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Mega-Caps Posted the Biggest Earnings Surprises: 4 to Buy Now

Even though many pundits on Wall Street predicted lousy first-quarter earnings, only one thing can be said with over 90% of the S&P 500 reports in for the quarter: “Not ...
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Altria Earnings Remain Consistent With Steady Segment Growth

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) released its first-quarter financial results Thursday before the market opened as $0.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.8 billion in revenue. That compared to ...
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Merrill Lynch Dividend Yield Stocks to Buy

With a general consensus that at some point this year, maybe as soon as this summer, interest rates are poised to rise, owning dividend yield stocks is a somewhat contrarian ...
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5 Stocks That Really Benefit From Lower Oil Prices

The consensus belief among many on Wall Street, and surely in Washington, D.C., is that falling gasoline prices are almost like a pay raise to consumers, and they will in ...
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Highest Yielding Stocks to Buy Gaining Value as Treasury Yields Plunge

Despite the fact that the market is leaning toward the Federal Reserve raising interest rates at some point this year, yields on Treasury debt, especially the closely watched 10-year note, ...
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Altria Earnings Show That the Dividend Is Sustainable

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Friday morning. For the quarter, the tobacco company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Altria Earnings Focus on Dividend Payout

Before the opening bell on Friday morning, Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) is scheduled to report fourth-quarter and full-year earnings. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for earnings per ...
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