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$CLR stock update

CLR slipped below 50 day average due to falling oil prices and disappointing earnings. On 8/5 Q2 earnings were released and the stock fell short. I still recommend holding as the energy sector is down as a whole.

$MO update

There was a slight dip over last month but the stock is still up 10% this year and only 3% below its yearly high. It has also been given a 5 year earnings stability factor of 1 (0-99). In recent news, 29 states are seeking tighter e-cig regulations from the FDA. Restrictions would include selling …

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NOC

      Noc hit a 52 week high April 4TH, and the company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past two years, while maintaining a favorable debt to earnings ratio.  Recommend Hold.

$MO update

Altria (MO) is a long term investment for the Club as it yields a high divident and long term growth. Over the past 44 years, MO has increased it’s dividents every year. It currently yields %5.2 and a high payout ratio…just a reminder of why we hold on to this stock.

$BTI update

BTI has benefited from recent talks of axquisitions amount tobacco companies. Recently there have been talks of a Loullard/Reynolds Meyer merger. Additional, BTI could take over or have a joint venture with Reynolds American (RAI). BTI already has 42% stock in RAI and the takeover would expand its footprint in the US, making it Altria’s …

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$MO for September

Will E-Cigs effect big tobacco? E-cigarettes are changing the way people consume tobacco and, overall, offer a much bigger savings than traditional cigarettes. Goldman Sachs provided that e-cigs will account for 10 billion in retail sails over the next few years, which amounts to approximately 10% of total tobacco sales. Altria has chosen not to …

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