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Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:RAI’

Altria Group Inc

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Tobacco Stocks with Upside and Yield

Tobacco stocks are typically high dividend payers and report consistent earnings trends. Currently, with investors shifting to more aggressive stances......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Altria Group Inc (MO): A Look at Cigarette Companies in a Declining Market

Health habits and government regulation have negatively affected the tobacco industry. At the same time, new opportunities have been created for those......(read more)
Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO)

Lorillard Inc. (LO): One Great Dividend You Can Buy Right Now

Dividend stocks are everywhere, but many just downright stink. In some cases, the business model is in serious jeopardy, or the dividend itself isn’......(read more)
Altria Group Inc

Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO): 3 Companies You Won’t Want to Miss

According to Wells Fargo, the e-cigarette market in the U.S. will be $1 billion this year, and it will increase to $10 billion by 2017. This trend will......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Why You Should Include These Tobacco Companies in Your Portfolio

Although many believe that tobacco is a declining industry, there is still potential in emerging countries. Despite having some room left for growth,......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Carriage Services, Inc. (CSV), American States Water Co (AWR): Is There Still Time to Buy Into the Ultimate Defensive Portfolio?

Back in January, surrounded by uncertainty in the market, I put together an article called the ultimate defensive portfolio, highlighting four stocks......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Dividend Health in These Major Tobacco Stocks

This article will take a look at three high-dividend-paying tobacco stocks that are some of the biggest tobacco companies in the world. It will look at......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Why This Stock Will Smoke the Competition

What does it take to separate yourself in the tobacco industry? All the companies are inherently tied to tobacco consumption, tobacco taxes and tobacco......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Continue Buying the Smoking-Hot Cigarette Stocks

The cigarette stocks remain hot as high yields and steady growth have led to strong stock gains. Many an investor has overlooked the sector due to perceived......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Earnings Yield and Evaluating Tobacco Buybacks Funded With Debt

Using borrowed money to buy back stock is all the rage for tobacco companies nowadays. Like many companies across many sectors, big tobacco is making......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): You Might Want to Avoid This “Can’t Miss Industry”

There’s a theory among certain investors, that a handful of industries offer “can’t miss” opportunities regardless of the economy. For many years......(read more)
The Southern Company (NYSE:SO)

The Southern Company (SO), BCE Inc. (USA) (BCE): Where to Still Find Good Yields

This year’s market rally, with the S&P up about 15% during 2013, has rendered it more difficult to find above-average dividend yield investments......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Altria Group Inc (MO): Can E-Cigarettes Be a Life Saver for Tobacco Companies?

The tobacco manufacturing industry has been under deep regulatory scrutiny for quite a long time. Higher taxes, increasing health concerns, and smoking......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Altria Group Inc (MO): E-cigarettes vs. Tobacco, Where Should You Invest?

Currently, the tobacco industry is in decline because cigarette consumption decreases by around 3% annually. The main reason for that is a growing awareness......(read more)
Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO)

Lorillard Inc. (LO): A 5% Yield and a Great Value

If I told you that I know a company with a 5% yield and that analysts expect EPS growth of about 9.6%, would you be interested? How about if I also told......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Four Reasons To Buy, But There Is Still One Problem

Sometimes doing well in the stock market is less about finding a good company, and more about realizing that there might be someone better. A great example......(read more)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): These Stocks Could Keep You From Going Broke During the Next Market Crash

As 2013 rolls along, enthusiasm and exuberance on Wall Street are picking up — notwithstanding volatility levels that have recently been on the......(read more)
Altria Group Inc

Is Altria Group Inc (MO) a Buy?

Noted Wharton economist Jeremy Siegel stated in his book The Future for Investors that Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO), formerly Philip Morris, was the top......(read more)
Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO)

Lorillard Inc. (LO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): E-Cigarettes to Light Up Tobacco Stocks

In the media and on the social networks, e-cigarettes seem to be the rage. Celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio and LeBron James have been spotted using......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM): Analysts Are Expecting Too Much

Being a stock analyst has to be one of the hardest jobs in the world. When companies match your estimates, in large part the stock market yawns in response......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Up in Smoke: Altria Group Inc (MO) Enters E-Cig Market

It was simply too big of a market to ignore. A few months back, I noted Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) estimates that electronic cigarettes would......(read more)

This Metric Says You Are Smart to Sell British American Tobacco PLC (ADR) (BTI)

British American Tobacco PLC (ADR) (NYSEAMEX:BTI) was in 10 hedge funds’ portfolio at the end of the first quarter of 2013. BTI has experienced......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group, Inc. (MO): Do Cigarette Taxes Really Work?

The federal government has taxed tobacco products since 1794, although the first state tax wasn’t implemented until Iowa passed a bill in 1921.......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Altria Group Inc (MO): Three Top Tobacco Dividend Stocks

In searching for the best stocks that pay a good dividend while also having the ability to maintain earnings, I found three great tobacco stocks. They......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Tobacco Sales do not Seem to be Slowing Down

Any investors who own tobacco stocks will have taken part in a debate about whether or not the global tobacco industry is in decline. This argument is......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Will Russia’s Monkey Wrench Cripple the Tobacco Industry?

Chalk up another strike against Big Tobacco. For a change, however, it isn’t domestic tobacco producers that are on the defensive but global companies......(read more)
KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR)

KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): The Libertarian Who Ruined the Free Market

On this day in economic and business history … The Federal Reserve of the 1980s was known primarily for its role in combating the inflation that......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Do Hedge Funds and Insiders Love Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI)?

Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) has experienced a decrease in support from the world’s most elite money managers of late. In the eyes of most......(read more)
Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED)

Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED), Dominion Resources, Inc. (D), Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG): After A Utility Sell-Off These Three Stocks Could Be Next

Over the past month, as shown by the chart below, despite all-time highs in equity indices, utility stocks have been under selling pressure. ED data by......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Do Hedge Funds and Insiders Love Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)?

Is Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) an outstanding investment right now? The best stock pickers are taking a pessimistic view. The number of......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), British American Tobacco PLC (ADR) (BTI): Three Tobacco Companies And Their Issues Ahead

The tobacco industry is facing tough times as global demand of cigarettes has declined due to anti-tobacco campaigns, price increases, and an unfavorable......(read more)

Lorillard Inc. (LO) and the Electronic Future of Big Tobacco

While some think that “Big Tobacco” will eventually expand into legalized marijuana to chase growth — this is still a highly speculative......(read more)

Lorillard Inc. (LO), Altria Group Inc (MO): E-Cigs Could Help Reverse The Decline

Cigarettes can kill you. They can give you cancer, make you spend all your money, and force you to smell bad. But, this little invention may be able to......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Is Tobacco Still a Viable Investment?

Leading tobacco companies’ stocks have rallied in recent weeks. The recent adjustment to the Master Settlement Agreement with several states helped......(read more)

Lorillard Inc. (LO), Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Three High Dividend Paying Stocks Worth Watching

One of the major benefits of owning a stock from a maturing industry is that they pay good dividends. There are many companies that provide a good dividend......(read more)

American International Group Inc (AIG), E TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC): The S&P’s Hardest-Fought Milestone in 28 Years

Yesterday, the S&P 500 (S&P Indices:.INX) climbed above the 1,600 mark for the first time, setting the latest in a series of recent all-time record......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Lorillard Inc. (LO) & The Road Ahead for Domestic Big Tobacco

The domestic tobacco industry is full of contradictions. Share prices continue to rise despite declining cigarette sales. Profits keep growing despite......(read more)
Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Altria Group, Inc. (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO) & Looming Dangers Arise in Secret Underground Cigarette Trade

Between 2006 and 2012, illegal smuggling of this product grew by more than 15%. The trade is largely run by organized crime. Government policy can be......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO): Can The Company Keep Growing EPS?

On Thursday, Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) will release its latest quarterly results. The key to making smart investment decisions on stocks reporting earnings......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Can Big Tobacco Survive Additional Regulations?

Many investors choose not to invest in tobacco companies, for a variety of reasons. One of which is the constant threat of litigation and encroaching......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): An Early Look at Earnings

On Tuesday, Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) will release its latest quarterly results. The key to making smart investment decisions on stocks reporting......(read more)
Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY)

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY), Altria Group Inc (MO) & The World’s Best Dividend Portfolio

In June 2011, I invested my money equally in a selection of 10 high-yield dividend stocks. With a year of success behind me, in July 2012, I added even......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): Dividend Investors Shrug Off Mayor Bloomberg’s Anti-Smoking Campaign

On March 18, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg asked his city council to outlaw the public display of cigarettes for sale. If the Democrat-dominated council......(read more)

Lorillard Inc. (LO), Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), Chew on This: Nicotine Gum Faces Growing E-Cig Threat

Before there was even a fancy term like “nicotine replacement therapy,” the Swedish were using nicotine gum in the 1960s to help royal navy......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO): Is This Tobacco Company Still Smoking Hot?

Investors who seek high dividend yield tend to pick a tobacco company. Among the leading tobacco companies in the US, Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) gets......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Lorillard Inc. (LO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI): The Most Shocking Anti-Smoking Campaign Yet

The FDA may have failed in its efforts to force Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) , Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO) , and Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) to display......(read more)
Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI)

Hedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) Anymore

Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) was in 17 hedge funds’ portfolio at the end of December. RAI investors should pay attention to a decrease in......(read more)

Altria Group Inc (MO): Is Philip Morris International Inc (PM) Destined for Greatness?

Investors love stocks that consistently beat the Street without getting ahead of their fundamentals and risking a meltdown. The best stocks offer sustainable......(read more)
Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American Inc (RAI): This Industry Means Big Yields!

One of my favorite industries for the long term, and this surprises a lot of people, is the tobacco industry. Never mind your personal thoughts on cigarette......(read more)

Cigarette Maker Poised for Gains After FDA Decision – Lorillard Inc. (LO): Altria Group Inc (MO), Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI)

Potential government action creates bargains overnight. The latest victim of the big government regulatory regime is Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO), maker......(read more)