|Bid||60.80 x 200|
|Ask||62.27 x 700|
|Day's Range||60.57 - 63.20|
|52 Week Range||59.07 - 77.79|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||11.58|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.80 (4.42%)|
|1y Target Est||77.07|
Analysts are expecting Altria Group (MO) to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.92 in 1Q18, which represents a growth of 26% from $0.73 in 1Q17. Growth is expected to be driven by the expansion of Altria’s net margin, share repurchases, and marginal growth in revenue. Analysts are expecting Altria’s net margin to be 37.4% compared to 30.7% in 1Q17.
Analysts are expecting Altria Group (MO) to post revenue of $4.63 billion, which represents a growth of 0.9% from $4.59 billion in 1Q17. Revenue growth is expected to be driven by a rise in product prices. To drive its sales, Altria is focusing on the development of innovative products, packaging innovations, enhanced trade programs, and various marketing and promotional initiatives.
Altria Group (MO) is scheduled to announce its 1Q18 earnings before the market opens on April 26, 2018. As of April 17, 2018, Altria was trading at $63.97, which represents a fall of 9.1% since the announcement of its 4Q17 earnings on February 1, 2018.
A slim, USB-chargeable e-cigarette that comes in flavors like “crème brulée” and “cool cucumber,” the Juul has quickly become one of the most popular such products among teens and young adults. While experts, parents and teachers say they’re worried about the trend, young adults may be missing one of the crucial reasons why, a new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Tobacco Control has found. Only a minority of young people who were familiar with or had recently used the Juul knew that it contains the addictive stimulant nicotine, according to the study.
Altria Group, Inc. will host a live audio webcast on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its 2018 first-quarter business results. Altria will issue a press release containing its business results at approximately 7:00 a.m.
As of April 10, 2018, Philip Morris International (PM) was trading at $101.1. On the same day, analysts were expecting the company’s stock price to reach $120.06 in the next 12 months, which represents a return potential of 18.8%. The strong growth in reduced risk products sales and measures adopted by Philip Morris’s management to increase the production of HEETS used in iQOS appear to have compelled analysts to raise their target price.
The forward PE multiple is calculated by dividing the company’s current stock price from analysts’ earnings estimates for the next four quarters. As of April 10, 2018, Philip Morris was trading at a forward PE multiple of 18.6x, which is the same as the company’s valuation multiple before the announcement of its 4Q17 earnings on February 8, 2018.
Analysts are expecting Philip Morris International (PM) to post EPS (earnings per share) of $0.90 in 1Q18, which represents a fall of 8.6% from $0.98 in 1Q17. The decline in Philip Morris’s net margin is expected to offset the effects of revenue growth and lead to an overall decline in the company’s EPS. Analysts are expecting Philip Morris’s 1Q18 net margin to fall from 26.2% in 1Q17 to 20.3%.
Analysts are expecting Philip Morris International (PM) to post revenue of $7.0 billion, which represents growth of 15.4% from $6.06 billion in 4Q17. The revenue growth is expected to be driven by an increase in product prices and growth in RRP (reduced risk products) sales. In 2017, Philip Morris’s combustible products’ pricing variance was at 5.9%, and the company’s management expects the price variance for 2018 to be at 7.0%.
Philip Morris International (PM), an American tobacco company, is scheduled to announce its 1Q18 earnings before the market opens on April 19, 2018. In 4Q17, Philip Morris posted adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.31 on revenues of $8.29 billion. The increase of 3.8% in total shipment volume, growth in RRP (reduced risk products) sales, and better-than-expected revenue in 4Q17 appear to have increased investors’ confidence, leading to a rise in the company’s stock price.