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    Flipkart, Amazon, others rush to pull vaping devices after India ban

    Reuters – 7:35 AM ET 09/19/2019

    Amazon.com (AMZN), Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in India scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the federal government imposed a nationwide ban on electronic cigarettes.

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    Vaping devices still available on Amazon, Flipkart after India ban

    Reuters – 4:26 AM ET 09/19/2019

    Some vaping products were still listed on the Indian websites of Amazon.com Inc (AMZN) and Walmart's Flipkart on Thursday, while several other websites discontinued their sales a day after the government's nationwide ban.

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    E-cigarettes use not included in India ban, will defend any court challenge-official

    Reuters – 9:31 AM ET 09/18/2019

    India's ban on electronic cigarettes will not apply to use of such devices and the government was prepared to defend its decision if it's challenged in a court, a senior health ministry official told Reuters on Wednesday.

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    Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices

    Reuters – 12:12 PM ET 09/16/2019

    Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after some in the tobacco industry said it would encourage illegal manufacturing and threaten jobs.

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    Indonesia Tobacco Companies Plunge on News of Higher Cigarette Prices, Taxes

    DJ Business News – 12:50 AM ET 09/16/2019

    Indonesian tobacco companies' shares tumbled Monday on reports that the government plans to increase cigarette prices and tobacco taxes. PT Hanjaya Mandala Sampoerna Tbk, majority-owned by Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), dropped as much as 22%, losing about 69.48 trillion rupiah in market capitalization. PT Gudang Garam Tbk, another market leader, also fell as much as 22%, shedding IDR27.68 trillion.

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    Philip Morris raises dividend; yield is more than triple the S&P 500

    MarketWatch – 6:39 AM ET 09/11/2019

    Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) said Wednesday it has raised its quarterly dividend to $1.17 a share, up 2.6% from the previous dividend of $1.14 a share. The tobacco company's new dividend will be payable Oct. 11 to shareholders of record on Sept. 25. Based on Tuesday's stock closing price of $74.50, the new annual dividend rate of $4.68 a share implies a dividend yield of 6.28%, which compares with the yield for the SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF of 1.23% and the...

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    BRIEF-Philip Morris International Increases Quarterly Dividend By 2.6% To An Annualized Rate Of $4.68/Share

    Reuters – 3:40 AM ET 09/11/2019

    Philip Morris International Inc (PM): * INCREASED CO'S REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 2.6% TO AN ANNUALIZED RATE OF $4.68 PER SHARE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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    Philip Morris International Inc. Increases Dividend by 2.6% to an Annualized Rate of $4.68 Per Share

    Business Wire – 3:36 AM ET 09/11/2019

    Regulatory News: The Board of Directors of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) today increased the company’s regular quarterly dividend by 2.6% to an annualized rate of $4.68 per share. The new quarterly dividend of $1.17 per share, up from $1.14 per share, is payable on October 11, 2019, to shareholders of record as of September 25, 2019.

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    L.A. County resident dies of lung illness, fifth U.S. death possibly tied to vaping

    Reuters – 1:59 PM ET 09/06/2019

    A Los Angeles County resident has died from a lung illness possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total number of such U.S. deaths to five, health officials said on Friday. Officials are warning against e-cigarette use as the exact cause of any link between vaping and the lung condition remains unknown.

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    U.S. flags 2 new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping

    Reuters – 1:00 PM ET 09/06/2019

    U.S. health authorities on Friday said two people had died in the states of Oregon and Indiana from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total official count of such deaths to three. One other death was under investigation, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

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    BAT launches more vaping products in Japan to take on Philip Morris

    Reuters – 9:16 AM ET 09/04/2019

    British American Tobacco (BTI) said it would launch two new tobacco heating products in Japan under its glo brand, as it seeks to close the gap with market leader Philip Morris International Inc (PM) in the country's fast-growing vaping industry.

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    China's Red-Hot Tobacco Stock Is Cooling

    MarketWatch – 11:54 AM ET 09/02/2019

    Cigarette sales are holding up better in China than in many markets, but that's no reason for investors to continue to puff on Hong Kong-listed China Tobacco International (CTOBF). China is the world's largest tobacco market by far. Roughly 2.4 trillion cigarettes were sold in the country last year, almost all of them made by China National Tobacco, or CNTC.

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    FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul -source

    Reuters – 3:30 PM ET 08/29/2019

    The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc sending shares of tobacco stocks down, a person briefed on the matter said Thursday. Shares of Altria Group Inc (MO), which has a 35% stake in Juul, fell 4.1% to $43.96 in afternoon trading after the Wall Street Journal earlier reported the probe.

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    FTC is investigating e-cigarette maker Juul over targeting young people: WSJ

    MarketWatch – 12:46 PM ET 08/29/2019

    The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of Juul Labs Inc. to determine whether the company targeted minors, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. Juul is a maker of e-cigarettes that has come under scrutiny from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after a spike in teenage smoking that was partly blamed on some of the flavors Juul offers, such as creme brulee, cucumber and mint, that appeal to young people.

  15. Altria shares down 2.3%, Philip Morris down 1.8%

    MarketWatch – 12:34 PM ET 08/29/2019
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    Altria and Philip Morris Consider What Brand to Use if They Merge

    DJ Business News – 3:07 PM ET 08/28/2019

    As Marlboro makers Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) and Altria Group Inc. (MO) pursue talks to merge, executives are beginning to wonder what to call the entity that would result. Executives have discussed that it could be risky to name the company Philip Morris (PM), which they consider too synonymous with cigarettes, according to a person familiar with the conversations. The Altria (MO) brand has a better shot, but some believe it already sounds dated, the person said.

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    BRIEF-Fitch Says Tobacco Concentration Lingers with Proposed Altria-Philip Morris Merger

    Reuters – 2:08 PM ET 08/28/2019


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    A Marlboro Tie-Up Has Multiple Choke Points

    MarketWatch – 1:41 PM ET 08/28/2019

    Philip Morris International (PM) and Altria Group (MO) face an uphill task to get shareholder approval for their mooted Marlboro tie-up. There are few details of how the all-share merger of equals would be structured, but investors don't like what they have heard so far: A combined $9 billion has been wiped from the two companies' stock-market valuations since speculation about talks--subsequently confirmed--emerged on Monday. Under the law of the state of Virginia, where both...

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    Vaping, cannabis and, yes, life insurance -- the Philip Morris and Altria merger talks are about more than cigarettes

    MarketWatch – 11:07 AM ET 08/28/2019

    The firms are trying to position themselves for a smoke-free future. Talks to create the world's biggest tobacco company aren't entirely about tobacco. Philip Morris International (PM) and Altria Group (MO) are in advanced talks to merge, in a deal that would reunite the makers of Marlboro more than a decade after they split and create the world's biggest tobacco group with a $200 billion market value.

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    Altria and Philip Morris in talks on a merger that would reunite them after more than a decade apart

    MarketWatch – 7:18 AM ET 08/28/2019

    Timing of talks is surprising given the uncertain outlook facing e-cigarette maker Juul, in which Altria (MO) owns a 35% stake, analyst says. Altria Inc.' s stock soared more than 8% Tuesday before surrendering those gains, while shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) fell 8%, after the latter confirmed speculation that the two are in talks on a potential merger of equals that would reunite them after more than 10 years apart. Altria (MO) spun off Philip Morris (PM) in 2008 to allow it to focus...


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