Best Cigarettes Dividend Stocks

Cigarette makers have often been coveted by dividend investors, given the relatively inelastic demand for their products. These stocks are also well-known for dividend consistency and pay out yields that are typically much higher than average.

3.37%

Cigarettes Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of dividend yields in this group
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
RAI Reynolds American 3.84% $47.89 $1.84 9/8 10/3
VGR Vector Group 7.38% $21.69 $1.60 9/19 9/29
MO Altria Group 3.57% $63.32 $2.26 9/13 10/11
BTI British Amer. Tobacco ADR 2.10% $127.58 $2.68 8/17 10/3
LO Lorillard Inc. 0.00% $71.40 $0.00 5/28 6/10