Imperial Brands PLC (IMB.L)
23 May 2018
Wed, May 9 2018
* Imperial Brands jumps after H1 results (Updates prices, adds details)
LONDON, May 9 The London stock market opened in positive territory on Wednesday, lifted by strong results by tobacco company Imperial Brands and oil stocks following the United States' decision to pull out of the international Iran nuclear deal.
* Shares up 4 pct after rough year (Recasts with comments, adds background)
LONDON, May 9 Tobacco company Imperial Brands reported lower first-half sales and profits on Wednesday, hurt by a tough pricing environment and overall market declines, but results were slightly ahead of estimates.
STOCKHOLM, May 4 Tobacco group Swedish Match beat expectations for first-quarter profit on Friday as profit margins for snus, a wet snuff tobacco, widened, but the profitability of its cigars shrank in the United States.
STOCKHOLM, May 4 Wet snuff and cigar maker Swedish Match reported on Friday a bigger first-quarter operating profit than expected and predicted a growing but competitive Scandinavian snus market in 2018.
March 22 Compania de Distribucion Integral Logista Holdings SA (Logista):
* DISPOSAL OF A RANGE OF OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS INCLUDING ROLL YOUR OWN BRANDS, TUBES, TIPS, CIGARETTE PAPERS AND OTHER ACCESSORIES IN USA Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Feb 14 Tobacco group Swedish Match said on Wednesday it expected the Scandinavian snus market to continue to grow in 2018 and remain highly competitive as it reported higher than expected fourth-quarter operating profit and dividend.
PARIS, Feb 9 Four tobacco companies operating in France manipulated tests to conceal the real level of nicotine and tar contained in cigarettes, endangering the lives of smokers, a French anti-smoking organisation alleged in a legal complaint.