Tobacco

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 

Feds Could Ban Online E-Cigarette Sales

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is preparing a set of regulatory proposals governing the sales of e-cigarettes. 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 

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 

Britain to Treat E-Cigarettes as Medicine

British regulators will treat electronic cigarettes like non-prescription medicines and force manufacturers to obtain a license to sell them. More 

Marlboro Maker to Launch Its First E-Cigarette Brand

Altria Group, which owns the Marlboro brand, will test market an electronic cigarette in Indiana starting in August. More