Altria Group has an outstanding long-term track record of creating value for shareholders.

From 2013 to 20181 we produced adjusted diluted earnings per share growth at a compounded annual rate of approximately 10.9 percent2 and we’ve consistently grown our dividend. Over this period, we’ve produced total shareholder returns of 59.2 percent, which exceed both the S&P 500 and S&P Food, Beverage and Tobacco Index.


Altria ranked third on the 2016 Barron's 500 list.

Altria ranked 91st on Barron's 2015 World's Most Respected Companies list, as determined by institutional investors.

Strategies for Long-Term Growth

Altria is focused on the following strategies to create substantial value for its shareholders:

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Maximize income from our
core tobacco businesses

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Grow income over time with
non-combustible tobacco products

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Manage our diverse income
streams and strong balance sheet
to deliver consistent financial
performance over the long term

Altria's Enhanced Business Platform


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Leading cigarette brand

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Black & Mild
Leading tipped cigar brand

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Cigarette Portfolio
Highly profitable niche brands

Tobacco Portfolio

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Leading MST brand

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Global heat-not-burn leader
(U.S. License)

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Leading e-vapor brand
(strategic investment)

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Oral nicotine pouches
(strategic investment)

Non-Combustible Tobacco
Brands & Investments

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Top 10 domestic wine producer

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~10% investment global beer industry leader


Emerging global cannabinoid company
(strategic investment)

Our 2008 Financial Performance3

Net Revenues ($ in millions)







Annualized Dividends per Share


August 2016


August 2017


August 2018

Other 2018 Direct Economic Value4


in cash contributions to communities


in charges
for FDA user fees


million in excise taxes on products sold


in dividends paid on common stock


paid against pension and post-retirement benefits


in charges to state settlement agreements

1December 31, 2013 - December 31, 2018
2Click here for reconciliations of non-GAAP financial measures.
3Altria 2018 Full-Year Earnings Results
4Altria Group, Inc. 2018 Annual Report
*Conversion of Altria’s 35% economic interest to a 35% economic and voting interest remains subject to regulatory review.