The video below is part of The Motley Fool's "11 O'Clock Stock" series where we recommend a new stock every weekday at 11 a.m. ET on Fool.com over the next 50 weekdays. To see a video of co-founder Tom Gardner explaining the series, click here. To see our original recommendation of Altria
Due to smoking bans and health consciousness, cigarette usage in the U.S. is on the way down at a rate of 3%-4% a year. Still, Fool.com analyst Anand Chokkavelu, CFA, sees opportunity in the sector. Click on the video below to hear his rationale on Altria, and why it's a stock that deserves your attention.
Anand Chokkavelu owns shares of Altria and Philip Morris International. Coca-Cola is a Motley Fool Inside Value recommendation. Philip Morris International is a Motley Fool Global Gains choice. Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola, and Procter & Gamble are Motley Fool Income Investor picks. The Fool owns shares of and has Write Covered Calls on Procter & Gamble. The Fool owns shares of Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson. The Fool has a disclosure policy.