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Losers Buzz: Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Grp, Green Mountain Coffee...
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The Financial Mirror
Association launched to fight illicit trade in excisable goods
The world's four largest international tobacco companies have forged a joint venture to fight the illegal trafficking of excisable consumer goods.
Thu May 23, 2013
Swedish Match AB Rating Reiterated by Nomura
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by analysts at Nomura in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports.
Star Scientific tax dispute set for December trial
A December trial date has been scheduled to hear a $707,000 tax disagreement between the state and a former tobacco company turned health supplement maker that's gained notoriety for its role in a developing political scandal.
Do Hedge Funds and Insiders Love Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)?
Is Philip Morris International Inc. an outstanding investment right now? The best stock pickers are taking a pessimistic view.
Thursday's ETF Movers: GGGG, NUCL
In trading on Thursday, the Pure Gold Miners ETF is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.7% on the day.
Just Released: "British American Tobacco plc : Consumer Packaged...
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Cigarette giant looks for ad agency
British American Tobacco is looking for an advertising agency to handle a campaign to support the launch of its Vype electronic cigarette next year.
Wed May 22, 2013
Cuccinelli ordered McDonnell probe
Last year, Virginia GOP Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli launched an investigation into Gov.
Cigarette companies boost giveaways as smoking declines
Cigarette companies have boosted efforts to invest in discounts, giveaways and other promotions to attract an ever-declining pool of smokers.
Universal's CEO Discusses F4Q2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Good evening. My name is Jessica and I will be your Conference Operator for today.
Tue May 21, 2013
If You Must Invest In Tobacco
One of the hardest things for investors to deal with is "political risk." This occurs when a government agency directly has an impact on a company's business model, often in a way that cannot easily be predicted in advance.
UPDATE 1-Philip Morris to buy out Carlos Slim's stake in Mexican JV
Marlboro maker Philip Morris International Inc said it will buy out billionaire Carlos Slim's Grupo Carso from their Mexican joint venture for about $700 million.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Land of the Free
It's Always Christmas If You're a Politician
What is it about an elected official that compels rich people to want to give him gifts? Do they look needy? Hungry? Depressed? Is there a secret gift registry of which I'm unaware? Could it be a mentoring program where plutocrats adopt a middle-class governor or attorney general and show them how capitalism has paid off? Sort of a rescue program ... (more)
For GOP, 'gifts' balance woes
Ken Cuccinelli and Virginia's Republican Party ticket heading into the state's November bellwether elections couldn't have imagined how the headlines that vexed them a week ago could unite and galvanize the party in a few short days.
Sun May 19, 2013
N.J. may raise minimum age for buying cigarettes
Winona Ryder has been acting since she was 12 years old, so finding a role in a movie unlike any... The Killers took the pop-rock world by storm in 2004 with its release of 'Hot Fuss' and the four... Altria Group Inc., which produces the top-selling Marlboro brand, suggests that the proposal would restrict adult consumers' access to legal products, ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Republican cites IRS scandal in close Virginia governor's race
Fri May 17, 2013
Ramadan under fire for economic development trip to Asia
State Del. David Ramadan did not officially disclose a trip to Taiwan that two of his General Assembly colleagues deemed significant enough to report.
Imperial Tobacco Group's Underperform Rating Reaffirmed at BNP Paribas
's stock had its "underperform" rating reaffirmed by BNP Paribas in a research note issued on Friday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports.
Thu May 16, 2013
Va. AG Hires Law Firm for Governor's Office
Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli cited a conflict of interest Wednesday in recusing his office from representing Gov.