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Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)

2914.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

3,182JPY
18 Jun 2018
Change (% chg)

¥17 (+0.54%)
Prev Close
¥3,165
Open
¥3,180
Day's High
¥3,198
Day's Low
¥3,168
Volume
7,809,900
Avg. Vol
6,599,763
52-wk High
¥4,135
52-wk Low
¥2,784

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

R&I affirms Japan Tobacco's rating at "AA" and says stable outlook-R&I
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 

May 15 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA"-R&I.Rating outlook stable-R&I.  Full Article

JAPAN TOBACCO in deal to buy 30.95 pct stake in Ethiopia-based tobacco firm
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - JAPAN TOBACCO INC <2914.T> ::Says it is in deal to acquire 30.95 percent stake in an Ethiopia-based tobacco firm National Tobacco Enterprise Share Company (NET), for $434.1 million, on Dec. 21.Co will raise stake in NET to 70.95 percent up from 40 percent currently .  Full Article

Japan Tobacco has contingency plans around Palmer & Harvey
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS HAS "WORKED CONTINUOUSLY" TO FACILITATE A CONSTRUCTIVE SOLUTION TO PALMER & HARVEY'S CHALLENGES INCLUDING EXTENDING SIGNIFICANT FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL SUPPORT.JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS EFFORTS TO SUPPORT P&H WERE NOT SUCCESSFUL BUT HAS A CONTINGENCY PLAN IN PLACE AND EXPECTS NO SIGNIFICANT INTERRUPTION IN SUPPLY.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco says change of president
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it names Masamichi Terabatake as new president to replace Mitsuomi Koizumi.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 bln to 92 billion cigarettes
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 billion cigarettes to 92 billion.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco acquires PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it fully acquired Indonesia-based Kretek tobacco firm PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara on Oct. 31.Previous news was disclosed on Aug. 4.  Full Article

Menlo Therapeutics signs license agreement with Japan Tobacco, Torii Pharma for NK-1 receptor antagonist
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 

Menlo Therapeutics Inc : Menlo Therapeutics signs exclusive license agreement with Japan Tobacco and Torii Pharmaceuticals for development and commercialization of NK-1 receptor antagonist in Japan . Entered into license agreement with Japan Tobacco Inc. and Torii Pharmaceutical for development,commercialization of serlopitant in Japan .JT,Torii to pay co upfront licensing fees,payments upon achievement of certain milestones, royalties based on future sales in Japan.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco gets 40 pct stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C for $510 mln
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>: Says it got 40 percent stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C from Ethiopian government for $510 million .Says National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C is engaged in production and sales of the tobacco brand "Nyala".  Full Article

Japan Tobacco to cut heated tobacco prices in battle with Philip Morris

TOKYO, May 31 Japan Tobacco Inc is set to slash prices on its heated tobacco products early next week after a similar move by bigger rival Philip Morris International Inc, signalling increased competition in Japan's nascent market for alternative cigarettes.