Altria Group Inc. MO. +0.09% stated that it is looking at expanding into non-nicotine offerings, such as cannabis and caffeine pouches. This was according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. According to a FactSet transcript, Altria stated at Thursday’s Investor Day that it aims to achieve at least 35% growth of U.S. smoking-free volumes by 2028 and to double the total U.S. smoker-free revenue to $5 Billion. $2 Billion will come from “innovative” products. According to the WSJ report, Altria stated that it plans to export its lower-risk products abroad and solicits feedback from smokers in order for it to develop new products. Altria stock dropped 0.5% in premarket trade Friday after closing at the lowest price (43.46 USD) since October 10, 2022. It has fallen 6.0% in the last three months, while AdvisorShares Pure USA Cannabis exchange-traded fund MicrosoftOS, -8.5% has dropped 18.6%, and the S&P 500 SpX, –0.58%, has gained 2.7%.