Posts tagged: Imperial Brands

Flag pole alert - the series returns - part 6

Friday, 10 February 2017, 7:01 am

I realise this is a bit a late in the day but a loyal reader has got in touch with an interesting nugget from Japan Tobacco's results earlier this week.

Tucked away on page 6 of Japan Tobacco's investor presentation is an intriguing line about how is looking to "expand geographically notably through acquisitions". Here is a link to Japan Tobacco's investor presentation in case you haven't read it:..

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Flag pole alert - the series returns - part 4

Wednesday, 11 January 2017, 1:36 pm

This announcement (see below) from Imperial Brands (formerly Imperial Tobacco) about a joint venture with China Tobacco has got a few market watchers all aflutter.

http://www.investegate.co.uk/imperial-brands-plc--imb-/rns/joint-venture/201701111300019232T/

One follower of the company described it as "massive news" likely to flush out the Japanese...

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Flag pole alert - the series returns

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 4:40 pm

Apparently, Japan Tobacco are in London town this week for a "presentation". This has set a few tongues wagging. However, from what I understand the Japanese ciggie giant is here to talk to investors i.e. they are in town for an investor roadshow.

Still, I'm re-introducing Betaville's flag pole series in case there is more to it. For readers who don't recall, I have pasted a few links of past flag pole stories...

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