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Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

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  • Mon, Jul. 6, 4:33 AM
    • Philip Morris (NYSE:PM) plans to sell over $1B worth of shares in its Indonesian operation, PT HM Sampoerna, in what would be one of the year's biggest share sales in Southeast Asia, WSJ reports.
    • The sale would allow the firm to comply with a pending stock-exchange rule requiring all Indonesia-listed companies to have a minimum free float of 7.5%.
    | Mon, Jul. 6, 4:33 AM | Comment!
  • Apr. 29, 2014, 12:55 PM
    • Bankers and lawyers are busy working on potential mergers in the tobacco industry, reports CNBC (video).
    • The biggest buzz is over the potential that Reynolds American (RAI +1.4%) will buy Lorillard (LO +3%) for as much as $80 per share.
    • Though Wells Fargo notes Reynolds would have to divest some significant menthol brands to get a Lorillard deal past regulators, the firm sees a deal as likely.
    • Other tobaccco players: MO, PM, BTI, ITYBY, ITYBF, PHJMF, JAPAF, SFIO, VGR, SWNG, SWMAF, SWMAY, XXII, BTAFF, UVV
    | Apr. 29, 2014, 12:55 PM | 14 Comments
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Company Description
Philip Morris International Inc is a holding company. The Company through its subsidiaries manufactures and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products in markets outside the United States of America.
Industry: Cigarettes
Country: United States