||includes 94,768 deferred shares held in the stock compensation plan for non-employee directors, including an increase of 1,968 shares acquired through the reinvestment of dividends since june 30, 2020, the date of the last reportable transaction.
||phantom stock units convert to the cash value of the issuer's common stock on a 1-for-1 basis.
||these units were acquired on september 30, 2020 pursuant to the deferred fee plan for non-employee directors.
||the participant will receive distributions of phantom stock units in cash either prior to or following termination of service as a member of the issuer's board of directors, as elected by the participant.
||the average of the high and low price of altria group, inc. common stock on september 30, 2020.
||share equivalents held in the deferred fee plan for non-employee directors. this total includes the september 30, 2020 acquisition of 356 share equivalents under the deferred fee plan for non-employee directors, 827 share equivalents acquired through the reinvestment of dividends and 1 share as a result of the accumulation of fractional shares in the deferred fee plan since june 30, 2020, the date of the last reportable transaction.