Tag Archives: Philip Morris

Altria Group vs. Philip Morris

Two companies with good long-term growth potential will be considered in detail and against each other in hopes of finding a champion. At the end of the article we offer our opinion about which we think is better. The two companies in question are Altria Group (MO) and Philip Morris (PM).

Philip Morris case continues

The decade-old class action on labeling of cigarettes continues to smolder, as lawyers on both sides of the struggle of document files that Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth asked at month’s hearing.

Cigarette labeling suit

When St. Louis attorney Stephen Tillery argument made earlier this month that Philip Morris had admitted the facts set out in his latest petition, without giving a formal answer, lawyers, tobacco giant argued that both parties agree to do so.

Philip Morris: Additional revenues up to 9.6% at 7 months, plus dividends

Philip Morris International (PM) is trading near 52-week high. If you look at the two years following table you can see it usually experiences some kind of a setback after trade to new highs.

Philip Morris and village from Haverstraw

Earlier this year, the village of Haverstraw, working with POW’R on Tobacco Control, took the unprecedented step of banning the retail sale of cigarettes to products in their stores, making cigarettes and cigars out of sight of customers. The basis for the decision, which is set to come into force later this year, is that it would reduce the impact of tobacco products to youth.

Philip Morris gets in the UK

Philip Morris International, the biggest Cigarette Company in the world  has attacked the UK Department, in the end with the public over whether to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products.

Tobacco Control Cell registers case against Philip Morris

In a landmark development, the Tobacco Control Cell has commenced legal proceedings against cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris Pakistan Limited for violation of binding stipulations concerning tobacco advertising.

Department of Health in UK targeted by Gallaher and Philip Morris

The tobacco industry is targeting the Department of Health to extract information about meetings between government officials and researchers who are investigating the public-health implications of new smoking policies.

Philip Morris: tobacco firm using FOI laws to access secret academic data

Philip Morris International has tried to force the University of Stirling to hand over secret data into teenage smoking and cigarette marlboro cigarettespackaging gathered over more than a decade.