Could This Massive Tobacco Merger Be More Than Just Rumor?
Rumor has it Reynolds American is considering buying Lorillard. Could this be more than just speculation?
Bye-bye SAC Capital. Hello, Point72
SAC Capital changing name to Point72 Asset Management
Will New City Bans Halt the Growth of the E-Cigarette Market in America?
Los Angeles has now joined New York, Boston, Chicago, and several other cities in banning e-cigarettes from public places. Will this stunt the growth of the e-cigarette market, which Lorillard, Reynolds American, and Altria are dependent on?
How You Can Profit From Possible M&A in the Tobacco Industry
Lorillard may be acquired by Reynolds American, which, in turn, may be acquired by British American Tobacco. What's the best way to profit from this consolidation, and how will the consolidated players stack up to Altria Group?
The FDA has Banned Bidis, Will a Menthol Ban Follow?
For the first time since 2009 the FDA is using its powers to regulate tobacco products, which is bad news for Lorillard, Altria, and Reynolds American.
UNC-Duke Basketball and the Tobacco Stock Rivalry
Duke and UNC have been basketball rivals for decades. These universities were built on tobacco's legacy. Are tobacco stocks like R.J. Reynolds and Phillip Morris still worth rooting for?
Lorillard Is a Perfect Match for Reynolds American
Speculation has heated up that Reynolds America is preparing a bid to acquire Lorillard; while it is unknown whether a bid will be successful, the idea makes perfect sense.
Which of These Three Domestic Tobacco Stocks Has the Best Dividend?
Which company's dividend is the most sustainable and poised to grow more?
The Ethical Side of Big Tobacco
Altria, Philip Morris, and Universal have a lot to answer for when it comes to global health, but they are pouring money into charitable causes.