The Board of Directors of Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO), yesterday, Dec. 7, declared through Business Wire the dividend for the last quarter of 2016. The tobacco giant headquartered in Henrico County, Virginia, will pay US$61 cents per ordinary share to its shareholders.
Investors who want to invest in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) and therefore become shareholders of the company, should be aware that being able to receive the dividend from Altria, they must buy shares of the company at least 3 business days before the record day being Dec. 22. This means that they must buy shares of Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) before Tuesday, Dec. 20, which is the ex-dividend date. Continue Reading »