|Bid||158.51 x 1000|
|Ask||158.86 x 900|
|Day's range||156.24 - 160.29|
|52-week range||156.24 - 231.11|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.19|
|PE ratio (TTM)||28.49|
|Earnings date||01 Nov 2021|
|Forward dividend & yield||4.64 (2.84%)|
|Ex-dividend date||26 Oct 2021|
|1y target est||161.09|
Yahoo Finance editor-at-large Brian Sozzi breaks down a recent note from Sundial Capital Research which gets into how concerns over commodities inflation and slowing consumption by shoppers has led to consumer staples stocks really being out of favor among investors.
Concerns over commodities inflation and slowing consumption by shoppers has led to consumer staples stocks really being out of favor among investors right now.
With the S&P 500 up 20% in 2021 and trading at record levels, investors might suspect stocks that went in the opposite direction this year have something seriously wrong with them. If a rising tide is generally lifting all boats, sinking ships will only weigh down your portfolio. Although Altria Group (NYSE: MO) has outpaced the market index gains so far this year, shares remain well below the highs hit several years ago and the tobacco giant still faces a number of headwinds that are holding it back.