Tobacco stocks present a conundrum. Next-generation electronic products aren't gaining traction and traditional manufacturing is in crisis. But investors might still like to take advantage of the attractive income profile offered by London-listed companies in the sector.
The Monsters of Momentum screen has had another good year and now boasts a 97 per cent total return since inception in 2010, compared with 27 per cent from the FTSE All-Share. However, following recent market turmoil, Monsters have become harder to find.