Altria Earnings on Target

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2012 results before markets opened this morning. For the quarter, the tobacco...

Tobacco Dividends and Price Wars

If you have been a dividend investor for long, chances are high that you have had to do some serious homework on the tobacco sector. After all, this...

Altria Group Is One Smokin' Stock

Smoking is a noxious habit but that doesn't mean investors should turn up their noses at Altria Group. The leading U.S. tobacco maker is gaining market share, its stock looks cheap and -- perhaps best of all -- the dividend is both rich and reliable.