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Britain's Imperial Tobacco, the maker of Lambert & Butler and Gauloises cigarettes, said Tuesday that annual net profits surged 57 percent, boosted partly by a major cost-cutting drive.
Nov 4, 2014 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 4, 2014 07:43
It is odd to see the company trading at a premium to the S&P 500, as Altria is in a declining industry. I believe the company will make a better purchase when the stock dips closer to its historical discount to the overall market's PE ratio.
Oct 30, 2014 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Oct 30, 2014 17:06
Tobacco profit growth in Europe will be more subdued than previously predicted as smokers switch to cheaper brands and tighter regulations turn people away from lighting up, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
Oct 28, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Oct 30, 2014 14:23
Third quarter 2014 revenues were $419.9 million, compared to revenues of $277.9 million in the third quarter of 2013. The increase in revenues in 2014 was primarily due to the acquisition and consolidated presentation of Douglas Elliman. The Company reco
Oct 29, 2014 Vector Group LTD
added Oct 30, 2014 14:13
Investors should remain cautious however. For instance, starting today, Macau started a smoking ban on the mass gaming segments, which could affect gamblers’ interest in gaming. Analysts fear that the smoking ban is broader than previously expected. Las
Oct 6, 2014 Barron's Blogs
added Oct 6, 2014 17:15
"We note the recent activity in the Company's common stock during this week. Subsequent to the release of our quarterly earnings last month, we have not issued any release, and we are not aware of any other such release that would have resulted in this w
Sep 18, 2014 PR Newswire
added Sep 19, 2014 14:54
the acceptance of American Heart Association AHA to use e-cigarettes in the process of giving up smoking could provide uplift to the product's demand. In the quest to achieve a mark in this growing market, Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI) has recently ac
Sep 14, 2014 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Sep 16, 2014 00:07
Plans to outlaw branded cigarette packaging in Britain are hanging over Imperial Tobacco Group Plc (IMT) as the company clings onto its investment-grade rating after announcing $7 billion of debt-financed acquisitions.
Aug 20, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Aug 21, 2014 06:40
Despite a rising onslaught of health warnings, Big Tobacco is muscling up with the marriage of two industry giants, the rise of e-cigarettes and increasing pricing power, even in the face of a long-term decline in cigarette sales.
Aug 1, 2014 NASDAQ
added Aug 4, 2014 11:26
Increasing market share driven by its Global Drive Brands has contributed to a pleasing set of results for the first half of the year according to BAT's CEO Nicandro Durante, albeit the results were affected by sterling's recent appreciation.
Jul 30, 2014 PR Newswire
added Jul 30, 2014 16:47