Investors sentiment increased to 0.82 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.09, from 0.73 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 65 investors sold MO shares while 529 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 379 raised stakes. 1.16 billion shares or 0.17% less from 1.16 billion shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Clearbridge Limited Liability reported 165,740 shares. Merriman Wealth Mngmt Ltd Llc accumulated 7,325 shares. Front Barnett Assoc Lc has invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). At Bancorp has invested 0.08% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). 70,449 were reported by Rockland Tru Com. Davis R M Inc reported 11,120 shares. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.08% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Arvest Bancshares Division has 4,595 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Va holds 16,484 shares. Cidel Asset Management Inc stated it has 0.01% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Woodmont Counsel Ltd Liability Co stated it has 5,115 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Independent Franchise Ptnrs Llp invested in 12.47 million shares. Heritage Wealth accumulated 103,145 shares or 2.19% of the stock. Alesco Advisors Limited Liability Corp holds 0.01% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) or 4,387 shares. Culbertson A N holds 5,360 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio.
Since August 29, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $184,966 activity.
Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas decreased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 57.06% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas sold 90,342 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.45% with the market. The institutional investor held 67,990 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $3.86 million, down from 158,332 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas who had been investing in Altria Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $111.11 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.45% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $59.13. About 6.54M shares traded. Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) has risen 1.49% since November 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.13% the S&P500.
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Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) Ratings Coverage
Among 6 analysts covering Altria Group (NYSE:MO), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Altria Group had 6 analyst reports since June 26, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Argus Research with “Buy” on Monday, October 29. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Friday, September 21 with “Neutral”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, August 24 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, June 26 with “Equal-Weight”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, July 27 by Stifel Nicolaus.