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Can Altria's Efforts Offer Respite From Weak Smokeable Unit?

2017-11-29 zacks
Altria Group Inc’s (MO - Free Report) shares have lost 11.5% in the past six months, faring slightly better than the industry’s decline of 12.5%. Persistent weakness in the smokeable segment has been denting investors’ optimism on the stock. (30-1)

CEO of recently acquired tobacco company to depart

2017-11-29 ctvnews.ca
Reynolds spokesman David Howard called the management change "purely a personal decision" by Crew, who he said was pursuing other opportunities. (24-1)

CEO of recently acquired tobacco company to depart

2017-11-29 nzherald.co.nz
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The top executive of tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc. will step down after one year in the role. (24-1)

Kush Bottles' (KSHB) CEO Nick Kovacevich on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-11-29 seekingalpha
Good day and welcome to the Kush Bottles Fiscal 2017 Conference Call. Today’s conference is being recorded. (25-1)

U.K. Stocks For 2018, Part 1

2017-11-28 seekingalpha
With only a month to go, we’re fast approaching a 10 year bull market, apparently the second oldest on record without at least a 20% drop in the S&P 500. I’m increasingly anxious, knowing it's simply a matter of when we’ll see a correction of any kind. We’re seeing record highs on a weekly basis, and most companies are undoubtedly expensive. (32-1)

Macro Fiscal Flows And Investment Markets In Kenya

2017-11-27 seekingalpha
The stock market and other financial assets can be expected to rise while macro fiscal flows remain positive. (44-1)

Retirement Security: Income Investors' Black Friday REIT

2017-11-25 seekingalpha
Subscribers to "Retirement: One Dividend At A Time" got an early look at this material via free instant text message trade alert and email alert. (95-2)

Tracking Gardner Russo & Gardner Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-25 seekingalpha
The top three 13F stakes are Berkshire Hathaway, Nestle, and MasterCard, and they add up to ~32% of the portfolio. (401-1)

Can Philip Morris' Low Risk Products Counter Industry Woes?

2017-11-24 zacks
Philip Morris International Inc (PM - Free Report) has been struggling with lower cigarette volumes, due to reduced consumption rates.  To worsen matters, the court recently issued an order which guides cigarette companies to endorse anti-smoking campaigns. Nevertheless, Philip Morris has been diverting its attention toward Reduced Risk Products (RRPs) to stay afloat in the tobacco industry. (32-1)

Where's the Fire, Japan Tobacco? - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-11-23 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (27-1)

Big Tobacco Faces Tax Reckoning in Japan on Smokeless Products - Bloomberg

2017-11-21 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (27-1)

Market report: Incoming Japan Tobacco boss sparks talk of Imperial Brands takeover

2017-11-21 telegraph.co.uk
Imperial Brandspulled off a two-year low after Japan Tobacco’s incoming wheeler dealer chief executive reignited takeover talk by admitting that he is on the hunt for deals, no matter the size. (27-1)

U.S. tobacco companies forced to run anti-smoking ads starting this week

2017-11-21 thestar
This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com (29-0)

Newell 'Safer' Dividend Consumer Defensive Gains Are Far More Than Phillip Morris's Best For November

2017-11-20 seekingalpha
Top 10 'safer' net gain dividend Consumer Defensive dogs topped by NWL averaged 9.96% gains as of 11/16/17 per analyst estimated price targets, plus dividends, less broker fees. (41-0)

My 27 Stock Portfolio

2017-11-20 seekingalpha
27 stocks and 1 short.  Top holdings include Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet, Novo Nordisk, Johnson & Johnson, Starbucks, Nike, Diageo, Nestle, Wal-Mart. (479-5)

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