Philip Morris Sweetens the Dividend Pot

Philip Morris delivered another dividend increase to investors, and tobacco stocks continue to be among the best dividend sectors More 

Trade of the Day: Lorillard (LO)

As the tobacco business becomes harder and harder to succeed in, this company has the advantage of being first-to-market with its “blu” e-cigarette. More 

Anti-Smoking Bans Move Outdoors

Health advocates and lawmakers are increasingly banning smoking in outdoor public spaces, even as experts disagree about the potential health risk. More 

E-Cigarette Sales Are Smoking Hot

More smokers are trying and buying e-cigarettes, which will generate a predicted $1 billion in sales this year. More 

Facebook Makes the Grade and Is Now a Buy

Yes, you read that correctly. After spending months in sell territory, Facebook has made a complete turnaround in a matter of days and is now a buy More 

FDA Move Won’t Kill Tobacco Stocks, but…

Menthol cigarettes are in the cross-hairs, and tobacco stocks are down in response. Let's look at the landscape. More 

Judge Tobacco Stocks by Their Cover

Some Australians are convinced that cigarettes in new government-mandated plain packaging actually taste different. That's disconcerting news for tobacco stocks. More