Investing.com – Altria (NYSE:) reported on Thursday fourth quarter that missed analysts’ forecasts and revenue that topped expectations.
Altria announced earnings per share of $0.99 on revenue of $5.05B. Analysts polled by Investing.com anticipated EPS of $1.01 on revenue of $5B.
Altria shares are down 3% from the beginning of the year, still down 17.63% from its 52 week high of $50.77 set on January 29, 2020. They are under-performing the S&P Global 100 which is up 1.8% from the start of the year.
Altria follows other major Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector earnings this month
Altria’s report follows an earnings beat by Procter&Gamble on January 20, who reported EPS of $1.64 on revenue of $19.75B, compared to forecasts EPS of $1.51 on revenue of $19.27B.
Kimberly-Clark had beat expectations on Monday with fourth quarter EPS of $1.69 on revenue of $4.84B, compared to forecast for EPS of $1.62 on revenue of $4.73B.
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