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Brown-Forman's fourth-quarter net income slipped 37 percent compared with one year ago, when the liquor company pocketed proceeds from the sale of its Fetzer Vineyards. Despite the profit drop, annual revenue is up. CEO Paul Varga is confident moving forward.
Better times may be ahead for U.S. beverage stocks, according to Morgan Stanley analyst Dara Mohsenian. He upgraded his rating on the beverage sector to “attractive” from “in-line,” citing improving trends for carbonated beverages.
Whiskey maker Beam is buying vodka and rum brands from privately held spirits company White Rock Distillers, a deal that nearly doubles Beam’s presence in the vodka market and upscales its top shelf, but could sober up shareholders betting that a takeover offer is coming.
Bourbon now accounts for 70 percent of the $1.1 billion in spirits the U.S. exports annually, according to the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States. Citigroup estimates that sales could double over the next seven years. And that is giving Kentucky's economy a healthy boost.
Here is the "Mad Money" host's "Game Plan" for the week of Monday, March 5.
Analysts see little chance investors will gets what's on their wish list from the EU this week, but European leaders will probably muddle through by providing enough of a framework towards a solution to their sovereign crisis to at least temporarily appease markets.
To get an idea of which S&P 500 index companies have high levels of insider ownership, CNBC’s analyst Giovanny Moreano compiled the numbers with data from Capital IQ and Thomson Reuters.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Plus, the "Mad Money" host reveals his "Game Plan" for the days to come.
Cramer lays out his strategy for predicting big moves to the upside.
Though oil is little changed this morning, there is more optimism that the Libyan revolt may be moving toward a resolution. All of this is based on vague reports of offers of negotiation on both sides — offers which may or may not have been fabricated by participants.
The "Mad Money" host reveals what quarterly earnings results he'll monitor in the days to come.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Dec. 9.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
With data from ThomsonReuters, we took a look at which stocks have mean consensus estimates farthest below their stock prices (as of market close on 11/30/10).
Herein are the Thursday's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Amazon.com popped while Brown-Forman dropped.
Like a hurricane spinning off shore, many analysts and investors expect headwinds from economic data to rock the stock market in September.
Don’t drink the punch: This liquor maker’s a sell, Cramer says.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, March 10.
Here are the reports to watch this week.