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Nov. 23, 2021, 5:09 p.m. EST

Altria Group Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Altria Group Inc. (NYS:MO) inched 0.57% higher to $44.24 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.17% to 4,690.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.55% to 35,813.80. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Altria Group Inc. closed $8.35 below its 52-week high ($52.59), which the company reached on March 26th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Philip Morris International Inc. (NYS:PM) fell 0.14% to $89.65, British American Tobacco PLC ADR (NYS:BTI) rose 0.78% to $34.89, and Imperial Brands PLC ADR (OTC:IMBBY) rose 0.96% to $22.10. Trading volume (4.8 M) remained 2.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.3 M.

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