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  1. Lazard Ltd Reports Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... (RAI) in its $27.4 billion acquisition of Lorillard and $7.1 billion sale of selected brands and assets to Imperial Tobacco, and the $4.7 billion investment in RAI by British American Tobacco; GlaxoSmithKline on its three-part transaction with ...

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  2. U.S. Index Futures Advance as Twitter Rises, Michael Kors FallsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Contracts on the Standard & Poor's 500 Index expiring in March added 0.4 percent to 2,038.5 at 9:51 a.m. in London. The underlying index closed lower, after the biggest two-day rally in almost a month, as the European Central Bank tightened its rules on lending to Greek banks, and oil retreated.

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  3. Jury Holds RJ Reynolds Accountable To Florida Widow Whose Husband Died From Nicotine AddictionRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... , announced that a jury in federal court in Florida last week returned a verdict of $6 million against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company ("RJR") for Ellen Gray, the wife of Henry Gray, who died at the age of 63 from lung cancer and other smoking-related ...

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  4. New C&M analysis: Tobacco (Costa Rica) Don Benigno Cigars SA Company ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company aims to maintain quality and to keep the company manageable as a small family enterprise and as a result the company is traditionally focused on the cigar market only. The approval of tobacco control legislation during the second half of 2012 made cigarette consumption less convenient and significantly more expensive for local smokers, negatively impacting the retail volume sales of these products throughout the country.

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  5. New C&M analysis: Tobacco (Costa Rica) British American Tobacco...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The market share over recent years for the company remained stable as a direct result of the limited volume of competitors within the market place.The approval of tobacco control legislation during the second half of 2012 made cigarette consumption less convenient and significantly more expensive for local smokers, negatively impacting the retail volume sales of these products throughout the country. In addition to the sudden increase in the unit price of tobacco due to the enforcement of a new excise tax, the bans for smoking in public locations and the additional advertising and distribution restrictions shall continue to affect sales potential of cigarettes in the short-term.

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  6. What does Teresa Sullivan have to do with Bob McDonnell's sentencing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Cavalier Daily

    Last month, University President Teresa Sullivan wrote a letter on behalf of former Gov. Bob McDonnell to the judge presiding over his public corruption case. Sullivan asked for leniency, pointing to the fact that McDonnell never pressured her to help him with his highly corrupt work for Star Scientific, even during one-on-one meetings.

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  7. Last Call for Drinks at Japan TobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Japan Tobacco Inc. said Wednesday it will withdraw from the beverage business by the end of September, citing severe market competition. The cigarette maker said in a written statement that it would be hard for its beverage unit, which manufactures products such as Roots canned coffee, to make a profitable contribution to the JT Group in the mid- to long term.

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  8. Reynolds American (RAI) Stock Rises Today on Shareholder Merger VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | TheStreet.com

    shares are up 0.32% to $69.70 in trading on Wednesday as the tobacco products manufacturer received approval from its shareholders for a $27 billion merger with Lorillard Reynolds American shareholders voted for the issuance of Reynolds American ...

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  9. Reynolds, Lorillard shareholders approve $27B mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... Reynolds (NYSE: RAI) a stronger competitive position against Altria (NYSE: MO), the dominant player in the U.S. tobacco industry. It also would bring to the Triad another player, Imperial Tobacco , which is planning to take over the Greensboro-based ...

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  10. Shareholders OK tobacco firm Reynolds' deal to buy LorillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. 's planned $25 billion takeover of Newport seller Lorillard Inc. is moving forward after shareholders approved the deal at special shareholder meetings Wednesday. The deal announced in July would combine two of the nation's oldest and biggest tobacco companies, creating a formidable No.

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  11. Report Published: "Vector Group Ltd. (VGR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... the company produces and sells high quality cigarette products to adult smokers. Through another subsidiary, Vector Tobacco Inc., the company develops reduced risk cigarette products. The company markets cigarette products under the brands of ...

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  12. Morgan Stanley Previews Earnings For 3 Food & Tobacco StocksRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Benzinga

    Morgan Stanley previewed Q4 earnings for Mead Johnson Nutrition CO , Hershey Co and Altria Group Inc on Tuesday. Analyst Matthew Grainger raised the price target on Mead Johnson Nutrition from $98 to $104 and maintained an Equal-weight rating.

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  13. Shareholders approve Reynolds' acquisition of LorillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Reuters

    The proposed deal, announced last July, has attracted intense antitrust scrutiny as a successful merger would result in a market which is 90 percent dominated by just two companies. A combination of Reynolds and Lorillard would create an entity that would control about 40 percent of the U.S. cigarettes market.

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  14. Lorillard Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Combination with Reynolds AmericanRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... the transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2015. Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), through its Lorillard Tobacco Company subsidiary, is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Founded in 1760, Lorillard Tobacco is ...

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  15. Advisory: RAI shareholders approve share issuances in connection with ...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... news about the company has been posted. Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) is the parent company of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; American Snuff Company, LLC; Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.; Niconovum Copies of RAI's news releases, annual ...

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  16. 3 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Motley Fool

    ... cheap dividend stocks you should consider buying right now. ) I might come down as particularly critical of the tobacco sector, but for long-term investors looking for a cheap dividend-income stock Philip Morris International is certainly worth a ...

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  17. Shareholders OK Reynolds' deal to buy LorillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Two of the nation's biggest tobacco companies held special shareholder meetings Wednesday in their headquarters' state of North Carolina. Federal regulators are conducting an antitrust review of the deal that's expected to close in the first half of the year.

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  18. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Receives "Buy" Rating from Jyske BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... at BNP Paribas reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a GBX 3,200 ($48.03) price target on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note on Friday. Analysts at Canaccord Genuity reiterated a "sell" rating and set a GBX 2,200 ($33.02) ...

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  19. An Ambush for the Marlboro Man?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Style Weekly

    If shareholders and the Federal Trade Commission approve the merger, Big Tobacco's No. 2 and No.

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Wire

    The ratings apply to approximately $14.7 billion of total outstanding debt. Th... )--Fitch Ratings has upgraded the rating on Midland University, NE's $8.3 million of outstanding series 2004A revenue bonds issued by the Nebraska Educational Finance A... )--Total Communicator Solutions and Unacast announce partnership, allowing brands to use hyper-local, offline, customer data from beacon interactions to deli... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Acute Myeloid Leukemia Epidemiology and Pati... )--Nobox, a leading social marketing agency, is the creative force behind the innovative marketing program between Marriott Hotels, Marriott International's flagship brand, and... )--Sara Investment Real Estate, LLC, a commercial real estate investment and development company, today announced that Traci Dalsin was named President.

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