Stocks ConAgra Foods Inc

More

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer has taken the temperature on Wall Street and came to an interesting conclusion.

  • Cheerios

    General Mills reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales, hurt by a strong dollar and weaker sales in the United States.

  • Prices of butter are rising as consumer demand increases.

    Once thought to be unhealthy, butter is back. Demand is up and so are prices. What changed?

  • Dec 22- ConAgra Foods Inc reported profits that topped estimates on Tuesday, helped by cost-cutting and lower commodity expenses as the company shifts to healthier, less processed foods that consumers want. After facing pressure this year from activist hedge fund Jana Partners LLC, ConAgra announced a major restructuring, including the sale of its...

  • *Express Scripts up after 2016 profit forecast. Dec 22- U.S. stock indexes were set to open slightly higher on Tuesday as third-quarter GDP growth beat estimates and crude oil prices edged up from multi-year lows. "I think the main thing that markets are going to be looking at today is the whole deal with oil," said Matthew Tuttle, chief executive, Tuttle Tactical...

  • Dec 22- ConAgra Foods Inc reported lower-than-expected revenue for the third straight quarter due to weak sales in its consumer foods business, which includes Chef Boyardee pasta and Healthy Choice frozen dinners. Net income attributable to the company rose to $154.9 million, or 35 cents per share, in the quarter ended Nov. 29 from $10 million, or 2 cents per share,...

  • Dec 22- ConAgra Foods Inc, the maker of Chef Boyardee pasta and Healthy Choice dinners, reported lower-than-expected revenue for the third straight quarter, hurt by weak sales in its consumer foods business, which includes frozen dinners and pasta. Net income attributable to ConAgra rose to $154.9 million, or 35 cents per share, in the second quarter ended Nov. 29...

  • Dec 22- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday, ahead of third-quarter GDP data, even as crude oil prices edged up from multi-year lows. *The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to trim third-quarter GDP growth to an annual rate of 1.9 percent from 2.1 percent reported last month. The data is due at 8:30 a.m. ET.

  • Futures point to a moderately lower open Tuesday, leaving the Dow and S&P 500 with little time to erase their 2015 deficits.

  • NYSE Trader talking

    Traders will get fresh reads on economic growth from data and some earnings.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. equities closed higher on Wednesday as investors digested the release of the Federal Reserve's October meeting minutes.

  • ConAgra Foods products

    ConAgra Foods said it would separate into two public companies, one to focus on its consumer brands and the other on its frozen potato business.

  • Scott Ferguson, Sachem Head Capital Management

    Many activist hedge fund names faltered in recent months, but there are some still doing well. Here's their names.

  • A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Nov 18- ConAgra Foods Inc, the maker of Slim Jim beef jerky and Chef Boyardee pasta, said it would spin off its Lamb Weston frozen potato products business into a separate public company and rename itself Conagra Brands Inc.. The businesses forming Conagra Brands had combined sales of about $9 billion in the year ended May, while Lamb Weston generated about $2.9...

  • U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, despite European equities being under pressure on security concerns after Friday's attacks in Paris.

  • Nov 18- ConAgra Foods Inc, the maker of Slim Jim beef jerky and Chef Boyardee pastas, said it would spin off its Lamb Weston frozen potato products business into a separate public company and rename itself Conagra Brands Inc.. Conagra Brands will house the company's consumer brands including Marie Callender's frozen meals, Hunt's ketchup and Reddi-wip whipped...

  • Nov 18- ConAgra Foods Inc said it would separate into two independent public companies, one of which would focus on its consumer brands and the other on its frozen potato products business. The consumer brands business will be renamed Conagra Brands Inc and the frozen potato products business will operate under the Lamb Weston name. The transaction is expected...

  • Merge and Acquisition

    CNBC senior markets commentator Michael Santoli explains why dealmaking is accelerating as 2015 ends and which buyout may be next.

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer has two companies that stand head and shoulders above the rest of Wall Street.