Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Amex, Apple, Chipotle, IBM, Netflix, Nike, Sirius XM, Switch and More

Stocks were mixed on Friday, but the almost nine-year raging bull market has hit new highs this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went over 26,100 and had the fastest ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 6 Big Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2018

It’s absolutely no secret that interest rates will continue higher in 2018, and investors can expect at least three rate hikes of 25 basis points or one-quarter of 1%, and ...
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Did You Just Miss the Launch of the US-Listed Marijuana ETF?

The first trading session after Christmas is almost always a quiet one, and the market is likely to remain quiet until after the start of 2018. The news flow from companies ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Apple, GM, Procter & Gamble, Walmart and More

Stocks hit another all-time high on Monday, and the market has now put in 70 or more trading days with new highs in 2017 alone. The bull market is now nearing ...
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Is Too Much Happening All at Once at Philip Morris International?

When investors hear about management changes, reorganization, global market risks and a big analyst upgrade all at once, it's enough to make their heads spin. That is what is going ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Apple, Discovery, DowDuPont, JPMorgan, Red Hat, T-Mobile and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Tuesday morning. Despite three days of selling, the markets did just hit all-time highs again last week. The primary trend that has dominated this eight-year bull ...
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Protect Your Portfolio and Move to These Safe Stocks Now

Long-time investors know the trading calendar pretty well, and the end of September historically has been very rocky for the market. In fact, the S&P 500 has traded lower 70% ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Blue Chips to Buy Now That Pay Huge Dividends

The more expensive the market gets, the lower the chances for big returns like we have seen over the past few years. Oh sure, we can probably stretch higher, maybe ...
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4 Stocks to Buy Now as US Dollar Continues Taking a Beating

As we have mentioned before, while government wonks and economic bureaucrats always bemoan a weak dollar and say they are advocating for stronger U.S. currency, the fact of the matter ...
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Exxon Mobil, Altria Drop into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

July 28, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 77 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 8 ...
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FDA Clamps Down on Cigarettes With New Regulations

The major cigarette stocks were down on Friday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that it will explore plans to include less nicotine in cigarettes. This is ...
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Cigarette Use Among Young Drops, Posing Threat to Tobacco Industry

Teenagers are smoking and using e-cigarettes much less now than a year ago. The trend is a threat to the financial success of the tobacco industry, which needs younger smokers ...
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Merrill Lynch Gets More Bullish on 8 Top Stocks

Having a long-term perspective on the market is generally a good idea. It’s better to look past what could be a rocky path in the short-term if gains can be ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, Alexion, Altria, Chipotle, MEI Pharma, Netflix, PayPal and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher again on Thursday, and the S&P is indicated to be above 2,400 and the Dow is to be above 21,000. The bull market is ...
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8 Defensive Stocks to Avoid a Market Sell-Off for the Summer of 2017

The year 2017 has not been a normal one at all for investors. The bull market is eight years old, and the Trump bump from late 2016 hasn't been met by ...
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