The following video is from today's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with Charly Travers, Jason Moser, and Joe Magyer, discuss the latest business news. Shares of Altria were basically flat today, even as the company reported that quarterly profits nearly tripled. In this segment, the guys analyze the pricing power tobacco companies like Altria and Philip Morris International have, discuss Altria's standing as one of the all-time great dividend-paying stocks, and share how long they believe tobacco stocks will continue to pay off for shareholders.
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