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Tobacco Makers Just Won a Major E-Cigarette Victory, but Does It Matter?

A U.S. House of Representatives committee recently approved an amendment to an agricultural funding bill ...tobacco investors shouldn't place too much faith in the long-term growth of the e-cig market. Public bans, exploding devices, and other future reg
Motley Fool
added Apr 28, 2016 20:35
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Are Imperial Tobacco Group Plc & British American Tobacco Plc Running Out Of Puff?

further growth is looking increasingly unlikely over the near term. This will make it difficult for the shares to record further gains from here and, as such, it probably means that the lengthy period of outperformance that both companies have enjoyed is
Motley Fool UK
added Sep 29, 2015 13:13
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SWEDA: Under An Hour: My Time at the 2015 Altria Group, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting

my question is ‘Why shouldn’t Altria’s shareholders and investors expect the company to continue to pay judgments in the hundreds of millions, if not billions, of dollars in the years to come?’” Mr. Barrington answered that litigation “presents risks to
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Jun 1, 2015 15:31
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[USA] PROCTOR: The cigarette catastrophe continues

The fundamental defect of cigarettes is sugar: cigarettes today are made from tobaccos containing high levels of sugar...which makes the resulting smoke inhalable....the immense financial—and therefore political—power of this industry.
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:29
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[North Carolina] Hearing set on Reynolds’ lawsuit injunction

A N.C. Business Court judge will hold a hearing Jan. 16 to determine whether to put on hold two shareholder votes on the Triad’s largest-ever corporate deal – Reynolds American Inc.’s $27.4 billion offer for Lorillard Inc. The hearing will take place at
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 8, 2015 08:53
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Lorillard Bet on Merger Nod Offers Arb Payoff: Real M&A

The takeover of cigarette maker Lorillard Inc. (LO:US) is offering one of the biggest profit opportunities for investors willing to bet the deal won’t go up in smoke.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 30, 2014 05:37
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Tobacco Stocks Slip On $23.6 Billion Verdict; Analysts Weigh In

Stifel analyst Christopher Growe said that the verdict appears to "complicate" the Reynolds acquisition of Lorillard in the short-term during the appellate process. Speaking on the acquisition, Morgan Stanley analyst David Adelman said Reynolds only gen
Benzinga.com
added Jul 21, 2014 13:14
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US deal rumour sends BAT lower ($$)

BAT fell 1.2 per cent to £32.11 amid talk that its US subsidiary Reynolds American has been working on a bid for Lorillard, the leading e-cigarette maker.
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:23
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[New York] The ‘Incredible and Unprecedented’ Chance to Make Nicotine Safer

Wells Fargo held its first E-Cigarette Forum in New York, and yesterday the bank’s analysts sent out a transcript .. one quote that stuck out came from Clive Bates, an independent consultant and former head of anti-tobacco group Action on Smoking and Heal
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Nov 27, 2013 00:20
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'War of Innovation' Rages in Tobacco Industry

As a testament to the Lausanne, Switzerland-based firm’s new greeting on its re-launched homepage, “Designing a smoke-free future,” the high-tech center has three wings named Earth, Wind and Air. The absence of Fire signifies the company’s push for “hea
Investopedia.com
added Mar 10, 2017 15:38
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