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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.17
NYSE:MO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
64% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. NYSE:MO: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:MO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.21 Max: 2.4
Current: 0.17
0.01
2.4
Equity to Asset 0.09
NYSE:MO's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
79% of the 43 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. NYSE:MO: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:MO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.09
0.07
0.38
Interest Coverage 11.40
NYSE:MO's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 14.79 vs. NYSE:MO: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:MO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.59  Med: 8.29 Max: 35.11
Current: 11.4
4.59
35.11
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 5.08
M-Score: -2.47
WACC vs ROIC
6.49%
40.73%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 45.18
NYSE:MO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 43 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 13.00 vs. NYSE:MO: 45.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:MO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 30.59  Med: 36.69 Max: 45.77
Current: 45.18
30.59
45.77
Net-margin (%) 26.95
NYSE:MO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. NYSE:MO: 26.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:MO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.06  Med: 25.7 Max: 30.9
Current: 26.95
19.06
30.9
ROE (%) 178.20
NYSE:MO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 35 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.41 vs. NYSE:MO: 178.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:MO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.77  Med: 88.65 Max: 178.2
Current: 178.2
24.77
178.2
ROA (%) 16.00
NYSE:MO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 5.03 vs. NYSE:MO: 16.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:MO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.79  Med: 11.64 Max: 16
Current: 16
8.79
16
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 468.38
NYSE:MO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 34.94 vs. NYSE:MO: 468.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:MO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 106.25  Med: 283.45 Max: 468.38
Current: 468.38
106.25
468.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.60
NYSE:MO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. NYSE:MO: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:MO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.9  Med: 2.4 Max: 6.8
Current: 3.6
-36.9
6.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.30
NYSE:MO's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. NYSE:MO: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:MO' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.1  Med: 5.6 Max: 20.1
Current: 6.3
-30.1
20.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.00
NYSE:MO's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. NYSE:MO: 9.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:MO' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.8  Med: 6.5 Max: 20.8
Current: 9
-33.8
20.8
» NYSE:MO's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-02-01)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

MO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 11,440 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 454,539 sh (+1539.46%)
Ray Dalio 19,500 sh (+143.75%)
Pioneer Investments 969,200 sh (+108.69%)
First Eagle Investment 13,000 sh (+62.50%)
Ken Fisher 66,507 sh (+29.06%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 480,719 sh (+7.67%)
Jim Chanos 1,865 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 8,550 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 76,574 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 23,800 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 4,750 sh (unchged)
Donald Yacktman 25,900 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Sarah Ketterer Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 146,650 sh (-0.10%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 22,220,801 sh (-0.67%)
Murray Stahl 33,897 sh (-0.73%)
Mairs and Power 9,448 sh (-1.92%)
Tom Russo 6,045,822 sh (-5.86%)
David Winters 1,055,788 sh (-14.60%)
Wintergreen Fund 749,126 sh (-19.42%)
Jim Chanos 95,590 sh (-41.54%)
Jim Simons 417,400 sh (-51.04%)
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Q1 2016

MO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Keeley Asset Management Corp 6,120 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 48,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 773,418 sh (+85.29%)
Ken Fisher 80,485 sh (+21.02%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 510,035 sh (+6.10%)
First Eagle Investment 13,000 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 8,550 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 23,800 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 4,750 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 9,448 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 2,882 sh (unchged)
Donald Yacktman 25,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 76,284 sh (-0.38%)
Jeff Auxier 146,050 sh (-0.41%)
Murray Stahl 33,624 sh (-0.81%)
Tom Russo 5,945,898 sh (-1.65%)
Pioneer Investments 897,978 sh (-7.35%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 19,975,752 sh (-10.10%)
Wintergreen Fund 646,880 sh (-13.65%)
Ray Dalio 16,300 sh (-16.41%)
Jim Chanos 71,997 sh (-24.68%)
David Winters 728,441 sh (-31.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 195,968 sh (-56.89%)
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Q2 2016

MO Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 3,200 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 10,830 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 20,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 55,700 sh (+13.91%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 526,106 sh (+3.15%)
Joel Greenblatt 199,922 sh (+2.02%)
First Eagle Investment 13,000 sh (unchged)
Donald Yacktman 25,900 sh (unchged)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 6,120 sh (unchged)
David Winters 728,441 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 23,800 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 146,050 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 2,254 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 8,550 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,600 sh (unchged)
Wintergreen Fund 646,880 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,300 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Tom Russo 5,926,585 sh (-0.32%)
Murray Stahl 33,380 sh (-0.73%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 19,714,071 sh (-1.31%)
Ken Fisher 79,364 sh (-1.39%)
Jim Simons 760,818 sh (-1.63%)
Mairs and Power 8,652 sh (-8.43%)
Mario Gabelli 4,250 sh (-10.53%)
Pioneer Investments 734,237 sh (-18.23%)
Jim Chanos 53,889 sh (-25.15%)
Ruane Cunniff 4,188 sh (-94.51%)
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Q3 2016

MO Guru Trades in Q3 2016

John Burbank 3,953 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 18,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,882,800 sh (+278.91%)
Joel Greenblatt 447,242 sh (+123.71%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,812 sh (+112.88%)
Louis Moore Bacon 14,345 sh (+32.46%)
Murray Stahl 33,430 sh (+0.15%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 6,120 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 4,250 sh (unchged)
David Winters 728,441 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 23,800 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 13,000 sh (unchged)
Donald Yacktman 25,900 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Chanos Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 145,550 sh (-0.34%)
Tom Russo 5,893,334 sh (-0.56%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 19,238,669 sh (-2.41%)
Ken Fisher 76,162 sh (-4.03%)
Mairs and Power 8,298 sh (-4.09%)
David Dreman 8,182 sh (-4.30%)
Jeremy Grantham 38,499 sh (-30.88%)
Pioneer Investments 263,089 sh (-64.17%)
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Business Description

Industry: Tobacco Products » Tobacco
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Altria Group Inc` through its subsidiaries manufactures and sells cigarettes, other tobacco products, machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco. It also maintains a portfolio of leveraged and direct finance leases.

Altria Group Inc is a holding company incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1985. The Company, through its subsidiaries is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes and certain smokeless tobacco products in the United States. It also maintains a portfolio of leveraged and direct finance leases. The Company's segments are smokeable products, smokeless products and wine. The smokeable tobacco segment comprised of manufacture and sale of machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco, cigarettes to customers. In smokeless products segment, it is the producer and marketer of moist smokeless tobacco (MST) products. The smokeless products segment includes the premium brands,Copenhagen and Skoal, value brands, Red Seal and Husky, and Marlboro Snus, a premium PM USA spit-free smokeless tobacco product. Substantially all of the smokeless tobacco products are manufactured and sold to customers in the United States. In wine segment the Company is the producer of Washington state wines, Chateau Ste. Michelle, Columbia Crest and 14 Hands and owns wineries. The Company's operations are subject to various federal, state and local laws and regulations concerning the discharge of materials into the environment, or otherwise related to environmental protection, including, in the United States.

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Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) closed the third quarter of 2016 reporting adjusted diluted EPS of 82 cents, a 1.2% increase from the second quarter of 2016 and a 9.3% increase on a year over year basis. Altria beat analysts' expectations by two cents, generating a positive surprise of 2.50%: Read more...
Altria Group Extinguished Roughly 67% of Its Unsecured Loan The early extinguishment of its debt will be funded with new lower interest rate notes
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The tobacco industry has been facing increased regulation over the last few years, but Altria Group (NYSE:MO) investors may have well slept through the period without noticing any impact on their investment. Shares of Altria rallied nearly 80% between March 2014 and October 2015, when the cigarette maker finally appeared to run out of steam. Read more...
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MS Global Franchise Fund Buys Stake in Tobacco Company Fund sells stakes in alcoholic beverage and luxury goods companies
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 24.07
MO's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
70% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. MO: 24.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MO' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.96  Med: 13.99 Max: 25.14
Current: 24.07
2.96
25.14
Forward P/E 18.98
MO's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
71% of the 7 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.42 vs. MO: 18.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.07
MO's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
70% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 20.19 vs. MO: 24.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MO' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.13  Med: 16.04 Max: 144
Current: 24.07
3.13
144
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 25.01
MO's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
71% of the 24 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 20.21 vs. MO: 25.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MO' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.29  Med: 17.07 Max: 26.93
Current: 25.01
4.29
26.93
P/B 42.42
MO's P/B is ranked lower than
92% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. MO: 42.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 12.16 Max: 46.03
Current: 42.42
0.86
46.03
P/S 6.46
MO's P/S is ranked lower than
85% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. MO: 6.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 3.31 Max: 7.15
Current: 6.46
0.53
7.15
PFCF 24.95
MO's PFCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 20.29 vs. MO: 24.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
MO' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.01  Med: 16.66 Max: 26.04
Current: 24.95
3.01
26.04
POCF 23.94
MO's POCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 15.18 vs. MO: 23.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MO' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.62  Med: 16.06 Max: 25.07
Current: 23.94
2.62
25.07
EV-to-EBIT 14.78
MO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
73% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 9.53 vs. MO: 14.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.7  Med: 9.55 Max: 16.2
Current: 14.78
2.7
16.2
EV-to-EBITDA 14.43
MO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
71% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. MO: 14.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 9.2 Max: 15.8
Current: 14.43
2.3
15.8
PEG 3.46
MO's PEG is ranked lower than
52% of the 25 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. MO: 3.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
MO' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.64  Med: 2.84 Max: 14.08
Current: 3.46
1.64
14.08
Shiller P/E 23.53
MO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
54% of the 13 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 23.75 vs. MO: 23.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MO' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.14  Med: 6.54 Max: 24.76
Current: 23.53
3.14
24.76
Current Ratio 0.93
MO's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. MO: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.93 Max: 1.55
Current: 0.93
0.52
1.55
Quick Ratio 0.64
MO's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. MO: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.58 Max: 1.4
Current: 0.64
0.27
1.4
Days Inventory 93.42
MO's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
56% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 119.24 vs. MO: 93.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.26  Med: 88.7 Max: 226.23
Current: 93.42
51.26
226.23
Days Sales Outstanding 2.76
MO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. MO: 2.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.39 Max: 28.5
Current: 2.76
0.8
28.5
Days Payable 13.77
MO's Days Payable is ranked lower than
73% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 48.71 vs. MO: 13.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.77  Med: 21.63 Max: 33.21
Current: 13.77
13.77
33.21

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.60
MO's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
67% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. MO: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MO' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.24  Med: 5.72 Max: 19.6
Current: 3.6
3.24
19.6
Dividend Payout 0.87
MO's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
76% of the 29 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. MO: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MO' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.69 Max: 4
Current: 0.87
0.31
4
Dividend Growth (3y) 8.50
MO's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
65% of the 20 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. MO: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MO' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.5  Med: 8 Max: 9.9
Current: 8.5
-26.5
9.9
Forward Dividend Yield 3.88
MO's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
83% of the 47 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 4.52 vs. MO: 3.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.34
MO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
65% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. MO: 5.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MO' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 8.48 Max: 29.07
Current: 5.34
4.8
29.07
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.80
MO's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 17 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. MO: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MO' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1  Med: 1.1 Max: 4.5
Current: 0.8
-1
4.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 2.61
MO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
83% of the 23 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. MO: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MO' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.46 Max: 2.98
Current: 2.61
0.13
2.98
Price/Median PS Value 1.96
MO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
92% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. MO: 1.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.22 Max: 2.13
Current: 1.96
0.06
2.13
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.25
MO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 10 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. MO: 3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
MO' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.48 Max: 3.32
Current: 3.25
0.08
3.32
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.79
MO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. MO: 6.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.2  Med: 10.5 Max: 37.4
Current: 6.79
6.2
37.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.04
MO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 17 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 9.41 vs. MO: 11.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.6  Med: 10.5 Max: 24
Current: 11.04
-8.6
24

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $19,333
EPS (TTM) $ 2.66
Beta0.59
Short Percentage of Float0.62%
52-Week Range $56.15 - 70.15
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,950.27

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 19,359 19,769 20,177
EPS ($) 3.02 3.31 3.61
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.02 3.31 3.61
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
7.73%
Dividends Per Share ($) 2.40 2.58 2.76
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