Summit Financial Strategies Inc. Has $883000 Stake in Altria Group (MO)

Euronet Worldwide Inc now has $5.19 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.24% or $0.42 on October 20, reaching $174.98. About 398,294 shares traded or 33.74% up from the average. It has underperformed by 39.81% the S&P500. Timber Creek Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Altria Group during the third quarter worth $113,000. After $0.85 actual earnings per share reported by Altria Group Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.53% EPS growth. Altria Group's dividend payout ratio is now 34.83%.

The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $64.37. About 6.43 million shares traded. Morgan Stanley downgraded Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) rating on Wednesday, November 11. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500. Days to cover increased from 1.0 to 2.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.01% on September 29. It also upped Hain Celestial Group Inc (NASDAQ:HAIN) stake by 34,210 shares and now owns 278,560 shares. Ishares (FLOT) was raised too. Stokes & Hubbell Capital Management, LLC added to its position by buying 21 shares an increase of 0.1% from 06/30/2017 to 09/30/2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.35 in 2017Q1.

Summit Financial Strategies Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Altria Group (NYSE:MO) by 59.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Integrated Wealth Counsel LLC now owns 1,600 shares of the company's stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares during the last quarter. Brinker Capital invested 0.28% in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO). Intersect Cap Limited Liability Corporation has 0.86% invested in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO).

Investors are feeling more bearish on shares of Altria Group, Inc. recently considering the motion in short interest.

Shares of Altria Group (NYSE:MO) opened at 65.00 on Friday. Kistler accumulated 200 shares. Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) has risen 11.92% since October 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Shamrock Asset owns 931 shares or 0.04% of their United States portfolio. Altria Group, Inc. declared a dividend for shareholders paid on Tuesday October 10th, 2017. Old National National Bank In accumulated 0.24% or 58,251 shares. Sii Wi invested in 0.14% or 30,642 shares. Wealthtrust Fairport has invested 0.35% of its portfolio in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO). $361,725 worth of Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) was sold by MUNOZ GEORGE. Finally, Morgan Stanley reissued an "equal weight" rating and issued a $65.00 price objective on shares of Altria Group in a research report on Tuesday, November 29th. They expect $1.28 EPS, up 45.45% or $0.40 from last year's $0.88 per share. MO's profit will be $1.69B for 18.47 P/E if the $0.88 EPS becomes a reality. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.81 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts expect that Altria Group will post $3.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Therefore 67% are positive. Stifel Nicolaus lowered their price objective on Altria Group from $77.00 to $72.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Monday, July 31st. The company has a market cap of $132.01 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.42 and a beta of 0.55.

Intact Investment Management Inc decreased Altria Group Inc (MO) stake by 17.07% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, May 26 with "Sell". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, September 1 by RBC Capital Markets.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 10th. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Monday, August 3 with "Buy". Standpoint Research downgraded Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) on Friday, December 9 to "Hold" rating.

Since May 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $664,775 activity. 4,285 Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) shares with value of $303,050 were sold by DEVITRE DINYAR S.

Among 8 analysts covering Euronet Worldwide (NASDAQ:EEFT), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Facebook had 187 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Avondale maintained Euronet Worldwide, Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, July 17 by Jefferies. As per Thursday, September 14, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. DA Davidson initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 19 report. Vetr raised Altria Group from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $69.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, September 20th. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, August 29 by FBR Capital. Avondale upgraded the shares of EEFT in report on Thursday, February 11 to "Market Perform" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, August 24. The company was initiated on Tuesday, June 14 by Berenberg. Credit Suisse maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $142 target in Monday, April 18 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.06, from 1.06 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 48 investors sold FB shares while 553 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 228 raised stakes. Zebra Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co invested 0.48% of its portfolio in LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB). 300 are held by Atwood & Palmer. Moreover, Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp has 2.32% invested in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) for 477,088 shares. 2,983 were accumulated by Alphamark Advisors Lc. Security National Company holds 12,635 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Mngmt Il has invested 0.1% in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET). Inc. now owns 8,597 shares of the company's stock worth $640,000 after buying an additional 968 shares during the period. Winch Advisory Services Ltd Liability Company reported 216 shares. Desmond-Hellmann Susan also sold $30,236 worth of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) shares.

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