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Philip Morris Earnings Stagnant as Shipments Lag

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened on Thursday. The tobacco products firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.25 on revenue ...
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Top Yielding Stocks Are On Sale: Now Is the Time to Start Nibbling

It is amazing how top quality stocks that pay good dividends have been tossed out like the proverbial baby with the bath water. All this despite the fact that while ...
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Philip Morris Updates Guidance at Investor Day

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) is hosting its investor day at its operations center in Switzerland, and with this the company announced updates in its guidance. Management believes that ...
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These 5 Sin Stocks Have Solid Upside Potential and Pay Big Dividends

One of the categories on Wall Street that some portfolio managers really don’t want to discuss in their portfolios is the so-called sin stocks. These are companies that sell tobacco and ...
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Why Jefferies Sees Massive Upside in Reynolds American Over Altria and Philip Morris

It is no secret that investors love dividends and that they love somewhat defensive segments. One of those is the tobacco industry. Despite all the negative long-term trends, investors have cleaned ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Barclays, E*Trade, Petrobras, Range Resources, Vale, Etsy, Jabil, Wix and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday morning ahead of the September Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decision on interest rates. Even after last week's selling and more market volatility returning, ...
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Fed Won’t Raise Until December: Buy These 4 Dividend Blue Chips On Sale

The market has shifted back and forth the past three trading days on basically one issue: the Federal Reserve will raise rates at their meeting next week. While the argument ...
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10 Merrill Lynch Equity Income Portfolio Picks for Safe High-Dividend Yields

With interest rates at embarrassingly low levels and with stocks at all-time highs, many investors have turned to key dividend-paying stocks to generate income and hopefully to achieve long-term upside. ...
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4 Top Dividend Stocks That Should Do Great Regardless of Who Is President

Wall Street is desperately trying to handicap what stocks will do well depending on which presidential candidate wins. A Trump victory would perhaps favor stocks that are helped along by a ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Top Dividend Stocks Called Huge Bargains Now

With the market very expensive, and trading like it is very toppy, investors are stuck between the proverbial rock and a hard place. The bond market, especially U.S. Treasury bonds, ...
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Time to Sell Utilities, but Time to Buy 3 Other Great Dividends

Well, the ride was good while it lasted, and people who have been long the utility sector have not only been paid stellar dividends, but the stocks have traded up ...
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Brexit Puts 4 Top European Dividend Stocks Yielding 4% to 7% On Sale

Nobody called the Brexit, and that is exactly what always happens when everybody sees just one potential outcome. The bottom line is the citizens of Great Britain are not xenophobic ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Electric Power, Mobileye, PayPal, Phillips 66, Smith & Wesson, Viacom and More

The stock market managed to snap a six-day losing streak on Thursday, and the CBOE Volatility Index fell to about 19.50 after peaking at almost 23 on the same day. ...
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4 UBS Most Preferred Consumer Staples That Pay Dependable Dividends

With the markets making a run at all-time highs, it’s interesting how negative some of the firms we cover on Wall Street have been for most of this year. One ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Selling Is Rampant: 4 Safe Dividend Stocks for a Volatile Summer

When sellers consistently hit bids in a market that trends higher, you actually get two winners. The sellers, of course, who are selling into strength, and the bids for them ...
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