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In most cases the insurance companies are privately owned with a clear profit motive, and their stakes are limited to 2-3% of the total shareholding of the tobacco firms.
Apr 17, 2017 The Economic Times (India)
added Apr 17, 2017 18:58
Toast co-founder and CEO Punit Seth told the New York Post: You don’t get couch lock with our product. Each puff is like having a sip of champagne, and a complete cigarette is like having a generous glass of wine.
Apr 16, 2017 24/7 Wall Street
added Apr 17, 2017 02:12
A PIL in the Bombay High Court has questioned the Union govenment's policy of allowing public sector insurance companies to invest in the tobacco industry, which, it said, contradicts the "anti-tobacco" stance taken by the Centre. The PIL was recently fi
Apr 16, 2017 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Apr 16, 2017 19:40
A public interest suit against insurance companies investing in tobacco stocks has again sparked a debate on ethical investing. However, insurance companies—or any investor for that matter— could risk underperformance by eliminating tobacco companies fro
Apr 15, 2017 Business Standard (in)
added Apr 14, 2017 23:42
A public interest litigation (PIL) filed in the Bombay High Court has challenged the large investments made by government-owned insurance companies in cigarette maker ITC, which is the country’s largest fast moving consumer goods company in terms of mark
Apr 14, 2017 The Hindu Online (in)
added Apr 14, 2017 18:27
Reynolds American appears to be the safer play right now, with less uncertainty about its future progress. However, for those who are willing to bet on transformative growth, Philip Morris could offer better prospects if things pan out well for the intern
Apr 12, 2017 Motley Fool
added Apr 12, 2017 15:07
long-term investors are watching what's happening in the reduced-risk space a lot more closely, because it has the potential to be much more transformative for the company in the years and decades to come. The combination of short- and long-term consider
Apr 10, 2017 Motley Fool
added Apr 12, 2017 14:43
Vector Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.56 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave headlines about Vector Group an impact score of 89 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in th
Apr 8, 2017 Financial Market News (FMN)
added Apr 9, 2017 15:13
Philip Morris’ 3.3 percent contribution to S&P 500 gains in the first quarter makes it the fourth most important U.S. stock, right after Apple, Amazon and Facebook.
Apr 8, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Apr 8, 2017 23:48
Senators also prodded Gottlieb — a doctor, writer, businessman and FDA official during the George W. Bush administration — on...regulation of electronic cigarettes...
Apr 5, 2017 Law360
added Apr 6, 2017 02:35