Philip Morris International (PM) : Verus Financial Partners scooped up 222 additional shares in Philip Morris International during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 34,991 shares of Philip Morris International which is valued at $3,366,134.Philip Morris International makes up approximately 1.52% of Verus Financial Partners’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Harbour Capital Advisors reduced its stake in PM by selling 360 shares or 4.51% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,626 shares of PM which is valued at $733,621. Philip Morris International makes up approx 0.40% of Harbour Capital Advisors’s portfolio. Centurylink Investment Management Co sold out all of its stake in PM during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 29,263 shares of PM which is valued $2,795,202.Legacy Private Trust reduced its stake in PM by selling 835 shares or 8.57% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,905 shares of PM which is valued at $850,606. Philip Morris International makes up approx 0.12% of Legacy Private Trust’s portfolio.Hills Bank Trust Co boosted its stake in PM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 314 additional shares and now holds a total of 3,823 shares of Philip Morris International which is valued at $367,964. Philip Morris International makes up approx 0.13% of Hills Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.
Philip Morris International closed down -0.73 points or -0.76% at $95.52 with 46,11,431 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $96.2, the shares hit an intraday low of $95.15 and an intraday high of $96.25 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
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. Jefferies Initiated Philip Morris International on Sep 21, 2016 to “Hold”, Price Target of the shares are set at $96.Philip Morris International was Initiated by Citigroup to “Neutral” on Sep 13, 2016. Philip Morris International was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Buy” on Sep 12, 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.