Tobacco Dividends and Price Wars

If you have been a dividend investor for long, chances are high that you have had to do some serious homework on the tobacco sector. After all, this...

Face-Off on Stocks: Tobacco Shares Are Smoking

Monday's Supreme Court ruling in favor of the tobacco industry at the expense of the Justice Department just left a bunch of tobacco companies off the hook to the tune of a few hundred billion dollars -- but not all tobacco stocks are created equal.

Altria Group Is One Smokin' Stock

Smoking is a noxious habit but that doesn't mean investors should turn up their noses at Altria Group. The leading U.S. tobacco maker is gaining market share, its stock looks cheap and -- perhaps best of all -- the dividend is both rich and reliable.