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Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)

2914.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

3,705JPY
24 Nov 2017
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About

JAPAN TOBACCO INC. is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the tobacco business. The Company operates through four business segments. The Domestic Tobacco segment is engaged in the production and sale of tobacco products. The International Tobacco segment is engaged in the production and sale of tobacco products through JT... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.88
Market Cap(Mil.): ¥7,388,000.00
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 2,000.00
Dividend: 70.00
Yield (%): 3.68

Financials

  Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 33.00 15.54
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 35.39 11.80
ROE: -- 37.50 15.75

Japan Tobacco's new CEO lights up Imperial with M&A talk

TOKYO/LONDON Japan Tobacco Inc sparked takeover speculation on Tuesday by naming a new chief executive who wants the world's third-largest international tobacco maker to do more overseas acquisitions to offset falling cigarette sales at home.

Nov 21 2017

UPDATE 1-Japan Tobacco's new CEO lights up Imperial with M&A talk

* Imperial Brands up as much as 4 pct on deal talk (Adds context, bullet points; Changes headline)

Nov 21 2017

Japan Tobacco to actively pursue M&A opportunities -CEO designate

TOKYO, Nov 21 Japan Tobacco Inc will seek acquisition opportunities overseas, said Masamichi Terabatake who is slated to become its CEO in January, to secure growth as the rise of vaping rivals snuffs out the company's cigarette sales at home.

Nov 21 2017

Vaping rivals, quitters cloud Japan Tobacco's cigarette sales

TOKYO Japan Tobacco Inc said it expected a steeper decline in cigarette sales at home than previously estimated, after earlier reporting disappointing results, as more smokers quit or defect to "heat-not-burn" tobacco products.

Nov 01 2017

UPDATE 2-Vaping rivals, quitters cloud Japan Tobacco's cigarette sales

* Local cigarette sales volume down 11.8 pct y/y over Jan-Sept

Nov 01 2017

BRIEF-Japan Tobacco cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 bln to 92 billion cigarettes

* cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 billion cigarettes to 92 billion Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Taiga Uranaka)

Nov 01 2017

REFILE-Japan Tobacco 9-month profit falls on weak domestic cigarette sales

TOKYO, Nov 1 Japan Tobacco Inc, the world's No.4 tobacco company, on Wednesday said its nine-month operating profit fell 5 percent, hurt by a sharp decline in domestic cigarette sales as more smokers shifted to vaping products.

Nov 01 2017

BRIEF-Japan Tobacco acquires PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara

* Says it fully acquired Indonesia-based Kretek tobacco firm PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara on Oct. 31

Oct 31 2017

BRIEF-Opko Health enters into exclusive agreement with Japan Tobacco to develop and commercialize Rayaldee in Japan

* Opko Health enters into exclusive agreement with Japan Tobacco to develop and commercialize Rayaldee® in Japan

Oct 12 2017

BRIEF-Japan Tobacco acquires tobacco related assets of Mighty

* Says it acquired tobacco related assets of Philippines-based Mighty Corporation on Sept. 7 and the previous plan was disclosed on Aug. 22

Sep 07 2017

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