Kraft Foods Group Inc


  • Movado and CBRE Group are big market movers Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 4:37 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Movado Group Inc., up $2.89 to $28.52. CBRE Group Inc., up $2.30 to $38.71.

  • The price of oil fell $1.08 to close at $47.60 a barrel in New York. Kraft Foods had one of the biggest declines in the S&P 500, giving up 4 percent. Luxury watchmaker Movado jumped 11 percent after posting surprisingly strong fourth-quarter results.

  • This year, the U.S. dollar's relentless rise has forced some retailers in Europe and Canada to hike coffee prices, caving in to severe cost pressure even as concerns grow about declining demand. Germany's second-largest coffee roaster, Tchibo, raised prices on some of its 500 gram units by 20- 30 euro cents on March 2, spokesman Arnd Liedtke said.

  • NEW YORK, March 31- Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive officer and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said Tuesday that an exit by Greece from the euro zone could be constructive for the region. Buffett also said there would be no "finish line" to deals like Kraft Foods Group Inc's announced merger with H.J. Heinz Co.. Heinz and Kraft, backed by Berkshire...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 2:48 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell 1.5 percent to $124.43 with 40,030,100 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. rose 1.5 percent to $8.93 with 17,688,600 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 3 percent to $27.53 with 26,892,700 shares traded.

  • Quarter-end outlook: What to buy and sell Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 8:04 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    CNBC Pro takes you through the play-by-play in the past three months, and highlights where the experts think the strength will be in the coming months.

  • NEW YORK— A program to put a dietitian group's "Kids Eat Right" logo on Kraft Singles has reached an early expiration date. Kraft Foods and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics decided to end the partnership because "misperceptions are overshadowing the campaign," Kraft said in a statement. Kraft and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics said their partnership...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 1:16 PM ET

    Altera Corp. fell 3.5 percent to $42.82 with 34,069,600 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 2.5 percent to $126.37 with 46,144,400 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. fell 7.0 percent to $8.80 with 32,692,400 shares traded.

  • Cramer: This was a ‘dud quarter,’ and here’s why Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 10:34 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    'We came in with such optimism, and the earnings really hurt us. A lot of that is the strong dollar, but the earnings have been … disappointing.'

  • Cramer Remix: A bottom in biotech? Hardly Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 7:23 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer sees a pulse back in biotechs. Time to jump in?

  • NEW YORK, March 27- The macaroni and ketchup merger of Kraft Foods Group and H.J. Brazilian private equity firm 3 G Capital Partners and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway announced a $46 billion deal to consolidate the companies Wednesday, one that will create the No. 3 packaged food maker in North America after PepsiCo and Nestle USA.. That should take some...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 1:16 PM ET

    Apple Inc. fell. 8 percent to $123.25 with 38,221,800 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. rose 1.7 percent to $9.46 with 25,276,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 1 percent to $27.13 with 19,514,500 shares traded.

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    How do consumer brands become billion-dollar franchises? These 7 keys are shared across many blockbuster products.

  • Cramer: The market isn't out of the woods, yet Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    A Lululemon Athletica store is shown in Pasadena, Calif.

    Stocks like Lululemon had a positive bounce on Thursday, but Jim Cramer says the market isn't out of the woods, yet.

  • Kraft and Heinz: What & where customers like to eat Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 2:27 PM ET
    Kraft Macaroni & Cheese and Heinz Tomato Ketchup

    The merger of Heinz and Kraft brings together a new set of customers - the ones who buy both products. Data from Rhiza shows where they live.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 2:20 PM ET

    Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose. 8 percent to $2.65 with 27,843,800 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose. 7 percent to $124.24 with 45,918,300 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $22.40 with 34,520,300 shares traded.

  • You've been warned: 11 big stocks to avoid Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
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    There are 11 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 that analysts are pretty much telling you to steer clear of. USA Today reports.

  • More Kraft-Heinz mega mergers on the way? Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 7:07 AM ET
    Packages of Kraft Singles American cheese product sit on the shelf of a market in San Francisco.

    The consumer packaged goods industry is ripe for more mega-mergers like this week's H.J. Heinz and Kraft Foods deal, according to the chief financial officer of a leading food manufacturer.

  • LONDON/ NEW YORK, March 26- Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, is close to proposing JAB Holding Chief Executive Olivier Goudet as its next chairman, according to four sources familiar with the matter. Goudet, born in 1964, has served as chief financial officer of US confectionery giant Mars Inc. Since June 2012, he has been partner and CEO of JAB...

  • Correction: Financial Markets story Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 12:21 AM ET

    Peter Cardillo works for Rockwell Global Capital, not Avalon Partners. The selling gathered strength in the afternoon, with companies like Avago Technologies and Skyworks Solutions losing the most. Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital, said the market's fall was driven by big investors selling some of their winnings before the...