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Why Imperial Tobacco Group plc Is Neil Woodford’s Second Largest Holding

Many investors are squeamish about investing in cigarette manufacturers, but popular income investor Neil Woodford has no such qualms. Here’s why Woodford is happy to have Imperial Tobacco (LSE: IMT) represent nearly a 7% slice of his portfolio.

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