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VIDEO: E-cigs vs. tobacco: Here's where to find value, pro says

Discussing the impact to big tobacco now that e-cigarettes are increasingly more popular, with Steve Malanga, Manhattan Institute senior fellow, and Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management CIO.
CNBC
added Jun 24, 2014 17:56
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E-cigarettes could stub out tobacco bonds sooner than thought

as smokers swap traditional cigarettes for tobacco-free e-cigarettes and other vaping products, the smoking rate is declining even faster and analysts now predict some bonds could go into default before the end of this decade.
Reuters
added Jun 24, 2014 10:39
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Gross's Tobacco Bond Gain Shows Default Risk Defied: Muni Credit

High-yield tobacco debt issued by states and cities has soared 16.3 percent in 2014, beating all parts of the municipal market, Barclays Plc data show. Yields at 11-month lows are sparking demand for the junk-rated assets even as Moody’s Investors Servic
Bloomberg News
added May 20, 2014 12:57
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Strategists Concerned Muni Investors Can t Manage Tobacco Bonds Risk

Rieger said that investors are mainly interested in tobacco bonds because they offer high-yields in a market where lack of supply has driven down municipal bond yields. Muni supply for 2014 totaled $89.34 billion as of April 30, compared to $122.7 billio
Bond Buyer Online
added May 9, 2014 15:51
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New Jersey Gets $92 Million After Restructuring Tobacco Bonds

New Jersey reached a deal to obtain almost $92 million for its general fund by pledging the remainder of its revenue from the national tobacco settlement to investors. The bolstered payment pledge made trading prices on bonds linked to the agreement more
Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2014 07:48
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[New Jersey] NJ Democrats Decry Christie Tobacco-Bond Deal as Revenue Stunt

say Republican Governor Chris Christie has turned to financial gimmickry in a deal that pledged national tobacco-settlement revenue to investors in exchange for almost $92 million. The one-time infusion, for the current fiscal year, shows the consequence
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Mar 9, 2014 22:52
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Imperial Tobacco Markets Bonds in Europe as Borrowing Costs Fall

Europe’s second-biggest tobacco company is selling the equivalent of $3.1 billion of notes in euros and pounds while BP Plc (BP/) and Renault SA (RNO) are selling bonds in euros, according to people familiar with the deals. The average yield on investmen
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Feb 25, 2014 15:06
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[UK] Buying shares? First take a look at the bonds

It worked for Neil Woodford when he bought tobacco shares: you can find important clues about a company from the way its bond are trading Neil Woodford bought shares in tobacco companies after seeing who owned their bonds Photo: Alamy
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 15:10
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[Illinois] Tobacco-Bond Woes Seen as Chicago Seeks Highest Tax: Muni Credit

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to make Chicago cigarette taxes the nation’s highest is the latest blow to tobacco bonds, the weakest revenue-backed municipal debt of the past three months. Buffeted by tax increases, stricter regulation and e-cigarettes that
Bloomberg News
added Oct 30, 2013 14:38
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Tobacco Sees Best Gain Since April After 17% Drop: Muni Credit

The $84 billion market for junk-rated tobacco bonds, one of the weakest areas of municipal debt this year, is rallying to a one-month high after a ruling against cigarette makers in a payment dispute with states.
Bloomberg News
added Sep 28, 2013 21:00
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