Inmates are paying a hefty price on the black market after the city banned cigarettes in jails. The ban is taxing city resources as well.
Sure, INTC sells semiconductors, but the unassailable moat and huge dividends sure smell like Big Tobacco.
Drugmakers have yet to find a magic bullet for nicotine addiction.
These stocks pay out at least 3%.
Shares lose ground following reports on upcoming tobacco directive.
A longtime bull now recommends discarding Philip Morris like a soggy cigarette butt.
Clearwire is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Halliburton is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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