Following are the events on Jim Cramer's radar as he develops strategy for the week ahead.» Read More
MUMBAI, March 18- Women who drink, long portrayed as less than respectable by Bollywood movies and still wary of entering most watering holes, are becoming big business in socially conservative India.
March 6- Worldwide demand for its Jack Daniel's whiskey helped U.S. distiller Brown-Forman Corp to beat Wall Street profit estimates for a third consecutive quarter, and the company said full-year sales would rise. Brown-Forman also reported a surge in sales of whiskey to Russia and other emerging markets over the last nine months.
Following are the events on Jim Cramer's radar as he develops strategy for the week ahead.
Maker's Mark is watering down its whiskey. The question is whether demand in the U.S. will be affected by the move because backlash has been quick and angry.
NEW YORK, Feb 6- Sprits companies sold 3 percent more liquor in 2012 in the United States than in 2011, fueled by flavored drinks and a big thirst for Irish whiskey and single malt Scotch, an industry trade group said on Wednesday.
While many special dividends have already been paid, Street.com has compiled a small collection of deals.
The last month of the year is about to begin and with it will come a slew of quarterly reports and other key data. What will Cramer be watching?
NEW YORK, Nov 30- NEW YORK, Nov 28- They might not arrive in pretty wrapping paper with a bow, but dividends paid out early to avoid a potential tax increase next year could provide an unexpected boost to holiday sales.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
*Costco shares up 6.3 percent. Nov 28- Retailer Costco Wholesale Corp said it would pay a special dividend totaling roughly $3 billion, the largest payout so far from any company ahead of a likely increase in the U.S. dividend tax.
*Costco shares up 5.6 percent. Several companies have declared one-time cash payouts in recent days ahead of a likely increase in the dividend tax rate due to the so-called fiscal cliff- a combination of tax increases and spending cuts due to kick in at the beginning of 2013 if Congress and the White House cannot agree on a plan to reduce the federal budget deficit.
*Costco shares up 5.4 percent in morning trade. Nov 28- Costco Wholesale Corp on Wednesday said it will pay a special dividend totaling roughly $3 billion, the largest payout so far from any company ahead of a likely increase in the dividend tax.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at how you should think about dividend investing going into 2013.
A few companies appear likely to dole out payments before year end, the CNBC “Fast Money” pros said Tuesday.