The FDA's tobacco and nicotine regulation plan could help Philip Morris and Turning Point Brands, analysts say. The outlook for other companies is mixed.
European markets closed mixed on Monday with auto stocks leading declines after Germany said it was open to class action lawsuits against carmakers.
The FDA announced a plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation, which seeks to lower nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels.
Joe Agnese, CFRA analyst, discusses the outlook for tobacco stocks as the FDA announced it would weight limiting nicotine in cigarettes.
CNBC’s Susan Li reports on the FDA’s move to cut nicotine levels in cigarettes.
European stocks closed were lower on Friday after Amazon earnings miss and tobacco stocks took a tumble.s.
Imperial Brands Financial Director Oliver Tant breaks down the details from its latest earnings, adding that a takeover of their company would be difficult.
Europe closed sharply up on Tuesday, as sentiment was lifted by positive U.S. trade, and strong gains from banks, insurers and retailers.
Europe's highest court upholds tough EU law on standardising cigarette packaging and banning advertising of e-cigarettes.
Oliver Tant, CFO of Imperial Brands, talks about the company's earnings, the demand for tobacco and the e-cigarette sector.
European stocks ended trade in the red, amid weak sentiment across the globe, as a sharp decline in mining stocks weighed on the wider benchmarks.
European stocks ended sharply lower on Thursday, as bank and commodity stocks sold off and investors remained jittery over the global economy's health.
An adviser to Europe's highest court said an EU law on cigarettes was valid, rebuffing a challenge from British American Tobacco.
Europe traded sharply lower on Wednesday as investors awaited the minutes of the Fed's meeting last month and oil prices tumbled.
European stock markets ended sharply higher Wednesday after hints that Greece may have edge closer to finalizing a deal with its euro zone creditors.
European equities closed mostly higher on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings reports and data, as the euro rallied against the dollar.
Imperial Tobacco's underlying net revenue took a 3 percent hit in its growth markets due to instability in Iraq in the 6 months to March.
The Federal Trade Commission is considering allowing a merger between Reynolds American and Lorillard, the Wall Street Journal reported.
British politicians are expected to approve laws to enforce plain, standardized packaging for cigarettes.
European equities ended higher on Thursday as investors cheering a peace deal agreed between Ukraine and Russia.