Altria Group (MO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Altria Group (MO), hence the stock is down -2.56% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.1% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.76% and the stock has fallen -0.75% in the past 1 week.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 1.17% and the fifty day Moving Average is 2.53%. Altria Group, Inc. is up 3.81% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 15.1%.
Altria Group (MO) : 7 Wall Street analysts covering Altria Group (MO) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $69.29. The maximum price target given is $74 and the minimum target for short term is around $62, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $4.03.
Altria Group (NYSE:MO): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $65.97 with an intraday high of $66.58. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $65.72. However, the stock managed to close at $65.83, a loss of 0.14% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $65.92. The total traded volume of the day was 5,136,264 shares.
Altria Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Companys reportable segments include smokeable products, smokeless products and wine. As of December 31, 2014, Altria Group, Inc.s wholly owned subsidiaries included Philip Morris USA Inc. (PM USA), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the United States; John Middleton Co. (Middleton), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of machine-made large cigars and pipe tobacco, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of PM USA, and UST LLC (UST), which through its wholly owned subsidiaries, including U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC (USSTC) and Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Ltd. (Ste. Michelle) is engaged in the manufacture and sale of smokeless products and wine.