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(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 Add 241%0.05%$34 - $38.39 $ 40.612%225400
Donald Yacktman 2014-03-31 Reduce -25.42%$34 - $38.39 $ 40.612%26400
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Add 21.06%$34.45 - $38.57 $ 40.610%66100
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 49.22%0.24%$33.46 - $37.23 $ 40.615%656458
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 New Buy0.02%$33.46 - $37.23 $ 40.615%54600
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 79.86%0.29%$34.3 - $37.46 $ 40.613%439930
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 Reduce -69.41%$34.3 - $37.46 $ 40.613%13000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-03-31 Reduce -23.42%$31.44 - $35.32 $ 40.620%42500
David Dreman 2012-12-31 Reduce -97.65%0.3%$30.49 - $34.05 $ 40.624%8659
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Add 54.74%0.17%$30.49 - $34.05 $ 40.624%259980
David Dreman 2012-09-30 Reduce -39.95%0.2%$32.89 - $36.15 $ 40.616%368061
Tom Gayner 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.19%$32.89 - $36.15 $ 40.616%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 44.93%0.12%$32.89 - $36.15 $ 40.616%168013
Mario Gabelli 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.0015%$32.89 - $36.15 $ 40.616%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -28.38%0.12%$31.01 - $34.3 $ 40.626%115927
David Dreman 2012-06-30 Reduce -23.55%0.12%$31.01 - $34.3 $ 40.626%612950
Mario Gabelli 2012-06-30 New Buy$31.01 - $34.3 $ 40.626%5950
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 85.63%0.2%$28.14 - $30.66 $ 40.647%161875
David Dreman 2011-12-31 Reduce -35.1%0.3%$26.5 - $30.31 $ 40.645%816233
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 26.88%0.07%$26.5 - $30.31 $ 40.645%87204
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.04%$26.5 - $30.31 $ 40.645%0
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$26.5 - $30.31 $ 40.645%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Reduce -40.32%0.17%$24.36 - $27.19 $ 40.654%68730
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Reduce -42.96%0.03%$24.36 - $27.19 $ 40.654%105800
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Add 97.77%0.21%$25.94 - $28.06 $ 40.650%115165
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy0.01%$25.94 - $28.06 $ 40.650%35500
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 18.50
MO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 19.20 vs. MO: 18.50 )
MO' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.16   Max: 19.97
Current: 18.5

2.16
19.97
P/B 18.20
MO's P/B is ranked higher than
76% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 10.42 vs. MO: 18.20 )
MO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 22.35
Current: 18.2

0.75
22.35
P/S 4.50
MO's P/S is ranked higher than
64% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. MO: 4.50 )
MO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 4.87
Current: 4.5

0.32
4.87
PFCF 18.20
MO's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 18.39 vs. MO: 18.20 )
MO' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.91   Max: 24.94
Current: 18.2

1.91
24.94
EV-to-EBIT 12.46
MO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
81% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 13.65 vs. MO: 12.46 )
MO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 12.9
Current: 12.46

0.5
12.9
PEG 2.60
MO's PEG is ranked higher than
83% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. MO: 2.60 )
MO' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 5.07
Current: 2.6

0.14
5.07
Shiller P/E 20.30
MO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 21.13 vs. MO: 20.30 )
MO' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.39   Max: 21.93
Current: 20.3

2.39
21.93
Current Ratio 0.89
MO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. MO: 0.89 )
MO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 1.55
Current: 0.89

0.52
1.55
Quick Ratio 0.52
MO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. MO: 0.52 )
MO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 1.4
Current: 0.52

0.27
1.4

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.80
MO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. MO: 4.80 )
MO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 4.42   Max: 27.69
Current: 4.8

4.42
27.69
Dividend Payout 0.88
MO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
88% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. MO: 0.88 )
MO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 3.93
Current: 0.88

0.31
3.93
Dividend growth (3y) 8.00
MO's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
76% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 12.70 vs. MO: 8.00 )
MO' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -26.5   Max: 9.9
Current: 8

-26.5
9.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.22
MO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
55% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.86 vs. MO: 7.22 )
MO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.65   Max: 41.64
Current: 7.22

6.65
41.64
Share Buyback Rate 1.30
MO's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. MO: 1.30 )
MO' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.1   Max: -8.2
Current: 1.3

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.80
MO's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
76% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. MO: 1.80 )
MO' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 1.89
Current: 1.8

0.04
1.89
Price/Median PS Value 2.10
MO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. MO: 2.10 )
MO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 2.14
Current: 2.1

0.09
2.14
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.40
MO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. MO: 2.40 )
MO' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 2.3
Current: 2.4

0.08
2.3
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.90
MO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
80% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 8.00 vs. MO: 7.90 )
MO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 7.7   Max: 183.9
Current: 7.9

7.7
183.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 11.18
MO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
78% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 12.54 vs. MO: 11.18 )
MO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -20.8   Max: 53.9
Current: 11.18

-20.8
53.9

Business Description

Industry: Tobacco Products » Tobacco
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Traded in other countries:PHM7.Germany
Altria Group, Inc., is a holding company incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1985. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiaries included Philip Morris USA Inc. 'PM USA', which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products in the United States, and John Middleton Co. 'Middleton', engaged in the manufacture and sale of machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco. Philip Morris Capital Corporation 'PMCC', another wholly-owned subsidiary, maintains a portfolio of leveraged and direct finance leases. Black & Mild, the main cigar brand of Middleton, is the second largest selling machine-made large cigar in the United States. Marlboro, the main cigarette brand of this Company, has been the largest-selling cigarette brand in the United States since 1972. The Company's reportable segments are: smokeable products, smokeless products, wine and financial services. It being a holding company, its access to the operating cash flows of its wholly-owned subsidiaries consists of cash received from the payment of dividends and distributions, and the payment of interest on intercompany loans by its subsidiaries. USSTC is the producer and marketer of moist smokeless tobacco products. At December 31, 2012, the smokeable products segment utilized four manufacturing and processing facilities. PM USA owns and operates two tobacco manufacturing and processing facilities located in the Richmond, Virginia area that are utilized in the manufacturing and processing of cigarettes. At December 31, 2012, the smokeless products segment utilized four smokeless tobacco manufacturing and processing facilities located in Franklin Park, Illinois; Hopkinsville, Kentucky; Nashville, Tennessee; and Richmond, Virginia, all of which are owned and operated by a wholly-owned subsidiary of USSTC. At December 31, 2012, the wine segment utilized 11 wine-making facilities - seven in Washington, three in California and one in Oregon. All of these facilities are owned and operated by Ste. Michelle, with the exception of a facility that is leased by Ste. Michelle in Washington. The consumer products businesses promote their products with consumer engagement programs, consumer incentives and trade promotions. Such programs include, but are not limited to, discounts, coupons, rebates, in-store display incentives, and event marketing and volume-based incentives. The Company's tobacco subsidiaries sell their tobacco products mainly to wholesalers (including distributors), large retail organizations, including chain stores, and the armed services. It is subject to intense competition, changes in consumer preferences and changes in economic conditions.
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