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Why This Marijuana Stock Skyrocketed 157% in 2017

22nd Century is a plant biotechnology company that genetically engineers and breeds tobacco and cannabis plants to make them more valuable. Its primary work includes low-nicotine tobacco plants and hemp plants that can be used in soil remediation, but it
Motley Fool
added Jan 10, 2018 23:55

Pot Stocks Soar as California Gets Ready to Get High

There is overlap among the alcohol, tobacco and cannabis industries ...Ahrens said in a Bloomberg TV interview, with mergers and acquisitions or "at least" joint ventures likely. The three work well together, he said, noting his AdvisorShares Vice ETF inc
Bloomberg News
added Jan 1, 2018 12:05
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VIDEO: AdvisorShares MD Sees Pot, Alcohol Companies Combining

Dan Ahrens, AdvisorShares Investments managing director, says he expects increased M&A activity between marijuana, tobacco and alcohol companies. He speaks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg ETF IQ."
Bloomberg News
added Jan 1, 2018 12:00

VIDEO: Pressured Tobacco Industry Looks To Smokeless Products: Shea

Ken Shea, Senior Analyst Global Food, Beverages & Tobacco for Bloomberg Intelligence, on how the pressure is on for smokeless products to save the tobacco industry.
Bloomberg News
added Jan 1, 2018 11:59

Share repurchases flourished locally in 2017 as corporate option with cash

Some previous major share-repurchase participants, such as Reynolds American Inc...were sidelined from buying back by pending sales of their respective company. In recent years, Reynolds fluctuated between returning 70 percent to 80 percent of its quarte
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 1, 2018 11:49

[UK] The unprofitable reality of tobacco stocks

All of which suggests investors are being too sanguine about paying huge amounts for businesses now facing the prospect of shrinking demand, diminished pricing power and a less profitable alternative in smoke-free smoking.
City A.M. (uk)
added Dec 30, 2017 20:44

[UK] Local councils cut millions of pounds from stop-smoking services while investments in tobacco companies soar

Investments in cigarette giants including Phillip Morris and Imperial Tobacco by local authorities in England have increased by hundreds of millions of pounds over the past five years. At the same time, councils have nearly halved the money available to
The Independent (uk)
added Dec 30, 2017 20:42

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: February 20, 2018

Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm's site: This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act o
PR Newswire
added Dec 26, 2017 16:09

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Reuters reported that "[f]ormer employees and contractors [of Phillip Morris] have detailed irregularities in the clinical experiments that underpin Philip Morris International's application to the FDA for approval of its iQOS smoking device." The article
PR Newswire
added Dec 22, 2017 16:45

11 Best Selling Cigarette Brands In US

The 11 best selling cigarette brands in US contribute huge revenues to the US Treasury every year in the form of tobacco taxes and legal settlements. According to Euromonitor, about 263.4 billion sticks were sold in the U.S., accounting for $94.4 billion
Insider Monkey
added Dec 22, 2017 15:32
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