The Worlds’ Fourth Cigarette Giant Raised Yearly Dividend by 10%

Imperial Tobacco, the world’s fourth giant cigarette producer, has raised its entire year dividend by 10% even with volumes decreasing by 7%. Cigarette volumes in the year to September 30 have fallen to 294 billion stick equivalents in comparison to £317bn previously, as cigarette-producers still deal with decreases in several markets, which include the UK, ...