Billionaire Bill Ackman smokes ‘mentor’ Warren Buffett with these income stocks

Billionaire Bill Ackman smokes ‘mentor’ Warren Buffett with these income stocks Dividend stocks can seem boring, but they can offer attractive returns. Just ask the famous activist investor and self-proclaimed sidekick of Warren Buffett, Bill Ackman. Its hedge fund Pershing Square Holdings has generated annualized total returns of over 30% Continue Reading

BAT Wins Key Victory in Traditional Heatless Cigarette Legal Litigation | Local

During the second quarter, PM USA expanded retail distribution of Marlboro HeatSticks to the Triad and other metropolitan areas in North Carolina, as well as northern Virginia and Georgia. The lawsuit was filed by three business units of Reynolds – RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co., RAI Strategic Holdings Inc. and RJ Continue Reading

Man gets 3 years in prison, 12 times cane for stealing 7-Eleven of cigarettes at night, Courts & Crime News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – For robbing a 7-Eleven store with eight packs of cigarettes, a first-time offender was sentenced Thursday, September 30, to three years in prison and 12 strokes with a cane. Muhamad Ismail Zainudin, 40, who worked as a security guard, was convicted of night theft. On Thursday, he asked Continue Reading

After acquiring healthcare company Vectura, tobacco giant Philip Morris to profit from disease treatment its products create

Cigarettes are the only legal consumer product that kill up to half of their users when consumed exactly as the manufacturer intended. The diseases they cause are costing the Australian healthcare system 136.9 billion Australian dollars one year. Authors Kristin Carson Chahhoud Associate Research Professor, University of South Australia Bruce Continue Reading