Philip Morris International (PM) : Foresters Investment Management Company scooped up 1,600 additional shares in Philip Morris International during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 564,410 shares of Philip Morris International which is valued at $55,876,590.Philip Morris International makes up approximately 1.09% of Foresters Investment Management Company’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cornerstone Financial Partners reduced its stake in PM by selling 11,439 shares or 70.12% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,875 shares of PM which is valued at $482,771. Philip Morris International makes up approx 0.17% of Cornerstone Financial Partners’s portfolio.Smith Salley Associates reduced its stake in PM by selling 126 shares or 1.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,635 shares of PM which is valued at $765,485. Philip Morris International makes up approx 0.17% of Smith Salley Associates’s portfolio.
Philip Morris International opened for trading at $99.8 and hit $100.67 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $100.62, with a gain of 0.69% or 0.69 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 33,14,443 shares. Company has a market cap of $156,095 M.
On the company’s financial health, Philip Morris International reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.04 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.19. The company had revenue of $6649.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6772.05 million. The company’s revenue was down -3.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.21 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Philip Morris International. Philip Morris International was Upgraded by JP Morgan to ” Overweight” on Jun 17, 2016.
Philip Morris International Inc. is a holding company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes other tobacco products and other nicotine-containing products in markets outside of the United States. The Company’s products are sold in more than 180 markets which include a range of international and local premium mid-price and low-price brands. Its premium price brands include Marlboro Merit Parliament and Virginia Slims; mid-price brands are L&M and Chesterfield and international brands include Bond Street Lark Muratti Next Philip Morris and Red & White. Its local cigarette brands consist of Sampoerna Dji Sam Soe and U Mild in Indonesia; Fortune Champion and Hope in the Philippines; Diana in Italy; Optima and Apollo-Soyuz in Russia; Morven Gold in Pakistan; Boston in Colombia; Belmont Canadian Classics and Number 7 in Canada; Best and Classic in Serbia; f6 in Germany; Delicados in Mexico; Assos in Greece and Petra in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.