"We rate ALTRIA GROUP INC (MO) a BUY. This is driven by a few notable strengths, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover.
As a matter of fact, things are shaping up to be a banner year for A-rated Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO). Altria maintains more than a 50% market share in cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products in the U.S.
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) has witnessed a colossal drop of 18% or 2,990,632 shares in its short figure. The short interest diminution took it from 16,569,503 on December 15,2014 to 13,578,871 on December 31,2014.
Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) is a US based holding company that manufactures and sells cigarettes and smokeless products. It sells its products mainly in the US but it does have a small international operation.
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