Altria Group Dividend

What is Altria Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Altria Group Dividend Yield vs Market
How does MO dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (MO)8.8%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.6%
Market Top 25% (US)4.5%
Industry Average (Tobacco)5.8%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (MO)9.3%

Notable Dividend: MO's dividend (8.85%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.64%).

High Dividend: MO's dividend (8.85%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.63%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MO's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (377.4%), MO's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (83.7%), MO's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.

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