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Family Dollar plans changes

profits fell 33 percent compared with the same quarter last year, to $81 million. Sales increased 3.3 percent, to just under $2.7 billion, driven by strong demand for frozen food and tobacco. But sales excluding stores open that recently opened or closed
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 11, 2014 18:59
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Youth to Philip Morris International: Stop Targeting Kids with “Be Marlboro” Campaign

Protesting outside Philip Morris’ annual shareholders’ meeting in New York City on Wednesday, the youth called on the tobacco giant to stop targeting kids and immediately end its “Be Marlboro” campaign that is running in more than 50 countries. Inside t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2014 15:06
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Tobacco Makers Find New Ways To Keep Paying Dividends

NASDAQ
added May 6, 2014 08:28
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The Hidden Nasty In Imperial Tobacco Group PLC's Latest Results

More than £3bn of Imperial’s borrowings are due for repayment this year, and while I suspect they will be able to refinance these at attractive interest rates, I believe the firm’s management should be taking a more prudent approach. Imperial’s net geari
Motley Fool UK
added Apr 30, 2014 13:04
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[UK] BAT's robust sales clouded by weakening currencies ($$)

British American Tobacco has become the latest victim of unfavourable exchange rates in emerging markets, after revenues slumped 12 per cent despite robust sales volumes for the first quarter of the year.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 30, 2014 12:49
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E-Cigarettes Are Smoking the Competition: Part 2

Today, let's consider how investors can profit from this new market sector. There are more than 200 e-cigarette producers. The number of competitors is decreasing, but competitive pressures are increasing as the large tobacco companies are entering the
thestreet.com
added Feb 21, 2014 15:35
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E-Cigarettes Mark Return of Advertising for Tobacco Companies (BTI, PM, RAI)

Depending on your point of view, e-cigarettes represent capitalism at its best or worst. Either way -- and even without advertising -- there is big money to be made selling the world another bad habit.
Motley Fool
added Jan 15, 2014 16:27
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[China] MARKET REPORT: Chinese burn for tobacco shares

Tobacco shares became the butt of some hefty selling after the South China Morning Post reported the introduction of a nationwide ban on smoking in public places by the end of the year.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 10, 2014 01:03
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[UK] Tobacco shares hit on packaging fears

This time it was worries about the Government reviewing the case for plain cigarette packaging that pushed Imperial Tobacco 45p lower to £23.16 and British American Tobacco down 22½p to £32.50½. Today’s decision was unexpected, as it was only in July tha
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 29, 2013 23:22
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Japan Tobacco Lifts Operating Profit View on Yen, Overseas Gains

boosted its operating profit forecast for the fiscal year on benefits from a weaker yen, asset sales and higher prices in some overseas markets. Operating profit will probably be 632 billion yen ($6.4 billion) for the year ending March 2014, higher than
Bloomberg News
added Oct 31, 2013 13:15
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