|Bid||83.10 x 1300|
|Ask||83.50 x 900|
|Day's Range||82.61 - 83.68|
|52 Week Range||64.67 - 92.74|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.03|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.35|
|Earnings Date||Feb 5, 2020 - Feb 10, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.68 (5.68%)|
|1y Target Est||91.44|
Morgan Stanley offers their top picks in several categories of consumer stocks, as consumer spending remans the strongest part of the U.S. economy.
REVISES 2019 FULL-YEAR REPORTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST TO APPROXIMATELY $4.55 VS. $5.08 IN 2018, REFLECTING EX-CURRENCY LIKE-FOR-LIKE ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS GROWTH OF APPROXIMATELY 9.5
Citi upgraded Altria Group Inc . (NYSE: MO ) as part of a more bullish general outlook on tobacco companies, but dropped its rating on Philip Morris International Inc . (NYSE: PM ). The stocks moved in ...
Bangladesh plans to prohibit the sale and use of electronic cigarettes and vaporisers, a health official said on Sunday, as countries around the world move to ban devices that have been linked to health risks and teen addiction. "We are actively working to impose a ban on the production, import and sale of e-cigarettes and all vaping tobaccos to prevent health risks," Shaikh Yusuf Harun, Secretary at the health education and family welfare division of the Ministry of Health and Family welfare, told Reuters. The health ministry had taken into consideration the recent spate of deaths and illnesses linked to e-cigarette use in the United States, he said.
A Thai court fined the local unit of Philip Morris 1.2 billion baht ($40 million) for customs violations on cigarette imports on Friday, while dropping criminal charges against seven of its employees. The Thai public prosecutor filed charges in 2016 against Philip Morris Thailand and seven of its Thai employees, alleging under-reporting of the value of more than 270 entries of imported cigarettes from the Philippines between 2003 and 2006 which led to a revenue losses of more than 306 million baht. "I'm very happy for the employees that were completely acquitted in this case," said Gerald Margolis, branch manager of Philip Morris Thailand.
With the e-cigarette industry continuing to face fallout from illnesses and deaths linked to vaping, and the regulatory future of the business up in the air, here's a look at which public companies are most exposed to changes in the e-cigarette landscape. The spotlight fell on the companies in a potential $25-billion market again last week when industry officials went to the White House to meet with President Donald Trump, Sen. Mitt Romney and public health advocates in what press accounts said was a testy meeting.
Does Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) represent a good buying opportunity at the moment? Let’s quickly check the hedge fund interest towards the company. Hedge fund firms constantly search out bright intellectuals and highly-experienced employees and throw away millions of dollars on satellite photos and other research activities, so it is no wonder why they […]
Morgan Stanley favors non-U.S. stocks at this point, and suggests that investors tilt their U.S. equity holdings towards defensive stocks.
We at Insider Monkey have gone over 752 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the SEC The 13F filings show the funds' and investors' portfolio positions as of September 30th. In this article, we look at what those funds think of Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) based on that […]
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday expressed concerns that enacting his administration's proposed ban on many flavored e-cigarette and vaping products would lead to people obtaining them illegally. Trump also raised worries during a raucous meeting with public health and industry representatives that illegal e-cigarette and vaping products could be substandard. Seated next to U.S. Senator Mitt Romney of Utah, who wants children protected from flavored vaping products, Trump listened to the back-and-forth for nearly an hour, peppering each side with questions to try to determine the best way forward.
Sysco (SYY) announces a 15% hike in its quarterly dividend, taking it from 39 cents a share to 45 cents. This marks the 51st hike for the company.
Yahoo Finance’s Jessica Smith joins The Ticker to discuss the most recent developments on how the Trump administration is tackling the vaping crisis.
The New York Times is reporting that President Trump could be changing his stance on banning flavored e-cigarettes, as his advisors stress that an outright ban could impact vape shops and local business owners in key battle ground states. Tracy Finken, Partner at Anapol Weiss Law Firm, joins Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman and Brian Cheung, along with Retail Expert Erin Sykes, to discuss.