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24 min ago | Seeking Alpha

Bond Refugee Stocks - High Yields And Low Volatility Part I: Philip Morris International

Recently Citi Equity Research released an update list of global bond refugee stocks.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Philip Morris International

4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Another blow to former Va. governor McDonnell's defense in corruption case

Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell has lost another legal fight in the federal corruption case against him and his wife.

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Related Topix: Star Scientific

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

New food plant to open in Nash County

A new business called Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients plans to locate in Nash County, specializing in producing high-quality food grade dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products.

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Related Topix: Nash County, NC, Universal Corporation, Agriculture, Science

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

As of March 31, 2014 ... )--iGetBetter, a supplier of post-acute care transition solutions designed to help reduce hospital readmissions, joins the Massachusetts Hospital A... )--On Wednesday, April 30, 2014, First Data Corporation will release its first quarter 2014 financial results.

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Related Topix: First Data, Financial Services, Computers, Biotech, Emergent Game Technologies, Emergent BioSolutions, Philip Morris International

Manufacturing.net

Tobacco Companies Make Payments Under Settlement

The nation's top cigarette makers say they've made annual payments as part of a settlement in which some companies are paying states billions for smoking-related health care costs.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Philip Morris USA, Altria Group, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings

The Motley Fool

How Altria Plans to Keep Delivering Returns

In the world of tobacco stocks, many investors are concerned that the decline in smoking will result in a similar decrease in profits.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Smoking, Medicine, Health, Financial Markets

ABC News

Philip Morris Int'l 1Q Profit Falls Nearly 12 Pct

Philip Morris International Inc. said Thursday that its first-quarter profit dropped nearly 12 percent as cigarette sales fell in the overseas markets that it serves and it was hurt by foreign exchange rates for the U.S. dollar.

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Related Topix: Philip Morris International, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Hispanic Business

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Reports 2014 First-Quarter...

'Our first-quarter results were in line with our expectations, given the known challenges we face in and inventory distortions," said Andr Calantzopoulos, Chief Executive Officer.

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Related Topix: Philip Morris International, Financial Markets

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

Reynolds American Inc. board elects Susan M. Cameron as president and ...

The board of directors for Winston-Salem-based Reynolds American has elected Susan M. Cameron as president and CEO.

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Related Topix: RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings

The Miami Herald

Business Highlights

Fuel now accounts for more than a third of airlines' expenses, overtaking salaries, wages and benefits as the single biggest line item.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings, Winston-Salem, NC, Salem, NC

Sys-Con Media

Universal Leaf North America U.S., Inc. Announces a New Business to...

CIFI will utilize advanced technology to produce high quality food grade dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products.

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Related Topix: Universal Corporation, Agriculture, Science

The Motley Fool

Philip Morris International Inc. Earnings: Is Growth Gone Forever?

Even as many investors chose to invest in Philip Morris rather than domestic peers Altria Group because they saw prospects internationally as supporting greater growth, many of the same headwinds that have held back sales in the U.S. are starting to appear in foreign countries, as well.

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Related Topix: Philip Morris International, Altria Group, Financial Markets

Business Wire

Vector Completes Sale of Additional Senior Secured Notes

The Notes have the same terms except issue date and purchase price and are treated as the same series as the $450 million aggregate principal amount of 7.750% senior secured notes due 2021 issued by the Company on February 12, 2013 .

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Related Topix: Vector Group, EVE-USA, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

TheStreet.com

SABMiller Considers Sale of Tsogo Sun Stake

NEW YORK -- The U.K.'s SABMiller , brewer of Miller Genuine Draft and Pilsner Urquell, said Tuesday it is reviewing options for its $1 billion stake in South African hotel and casino operator Tsogo Sun Holdings Ltd. The move comes about four years after SABMiller merged Tsogo Sun--an asset it has held for three decades--with Gold Reef Resorts , ... (more)

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Related Topix: Altria Group, World News, South Africa,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Quirks Marketing Rsch Review

Market Research Analyst

Job Description Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company and John Middleton.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Richmond, VA, Marketing

FoodNavigator

Is Big Food the new tobacco?

Former Altria exec Steven Parrish: "When it came time to resolve the tobacco litigation, we couldn't just sit in a room and say, 'how much money do you want?.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Marketing, Smoking, Health

Daily Record

Tobacco cos. make payments under state settlement

The nation's top cigarette makers say they've made annual payments as part of a settlement in which some companies are paying states billions for smoking-related health care costs.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Philip Morris USA, Altria Group, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings

Wall Street Journal

Altria Pays $3.3 Billion Under Tobacco Industry Pact

Altria Group Inc. said its Philip Morris USA unit made its annual payment-which totaled $3.3 billion this year-toward the tobacco industry's master settlement agreement.

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Related Topix: Altria Group

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Imperial Tobacco plans to shut factories in UK, France

Britain's Imperial Tobacco plans to shut cigarette factories in England and France with the loss of about 900 jobs, it said on Tuesday, as it grapples with declining sales in Europe.

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Related Topix: Imperial Tobacco Group

Times-series.co.uk

Jobs to go as cigarette plant axed

Imperial Tobacco is to end cigarette manufacturing in the UK after announcing plans to close its factory in Nottingham with the loss of up to 540 jobs.

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Related Topix: Imperial Tobacco Group

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