Altria Group, Inc. (MO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Jul, 2016 |    No of Pages: 34 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Altria Group, Inc. (MO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Altria Group, Inc. (Altria Group) is a holding company that has operations in tobacco, alcoholic beverages and financial services. The company, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes, moist smokeless tobacco, machine-made large cigars and other tobacco products. The company markets these products under the brand name of Marlboro, Virginia Slims, Parliament, Basic, Copenhagen, Skoal, Red Seal, Husky and Black & Mild. It also produces wine and maintains a portfolio of leveraged and direct finance leases. The company's tobacco subsidiaries sell their tobacco products principally to wholesalers (including distributors), large retail organizations, including chain stores, and the armed services. Altria Group is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, the US.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Altria Group, Inc. - Key Facts 6
Altria Group, Inc. - Key Employees 7
Altria Group, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 9
Altria Group, Inc. - Major Products and Services 10
Altria Group, Inc. - History 11
Altria Group, Inc. - Company Statement 13
Altria Group, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Section 2 Company Analysis 17
Altria Group, Inc. - Business Description 17
Altria Group, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 18
Altria Group, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 19
SWOT Analysis - Overview 19
Altria Group, Inc. - Strengths 19
Strength - Strong Brand Portfolio 19
Strength - Business Performance: Smokeable Products 19
Strength - Declining Operating Cost 19
Altria Group, Inc. - Weaknesses 20
Weakness - Compliance Issues 20
Weakness - Net Working Capital Deficit 20
Altria Group, Inc. - Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Positive Outlook: e-Cigarettes Market 21
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 21
Opportunity - Growing Alcohol Beverage Market 21
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Tobacco Industry 21
Altria Group, Inc. - Threats 22
Threat - Stringent Regulations 22
Threat - Intense Competition 22
Threat - Increasing Sales of Counterfeit Products 22
Altria Group, Inc. - Key Competitors 23
Section 3 Company Financial Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 25
Performance Chart 27
Financial Performance 27
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29
Section 4 Appendix 30
Methodology 30
Ratio Definitions 30
About GlobalData 34
Contact Us 34
Disclaimer 34

List of Tables
Altria Group, Inc., Key Facts 6
Altria Group, Inc., Key Employees 7
Altria Group, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 9
Altria Group, Inc., Major Products and Services 10
Altria Group, Inc., History 11
Altria Group, Inc., Subsidiaries 15
Altria Group, Inc., Key Competitors 23
Altria Group, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 24
Altria Group, Inc., Annual Ratios 25
Altria Group, Inc., Interim Ratios 28
Currency Codes 30
Capital Market Ratios 30
Equity Ratios 31
Profitability Ratios 31
Cost Ratios 32
Liquidity Ratios 32
Leverage Ratios 33
Efficiency Ratios 33

List of Figures
Altria Group, Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 27
Altria Group, Inc., Ratio Charts 29

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