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Stocks ConAgra Foods Inc

  • Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. Founded in the early 1900’s as Nebraska Consolidated Mills, this company began by making canned pork and beans. These days, the food maker sells everything from Slim Jims to Peter Pan peanut butter. And today, the company's shares seemed to be sprinkled with pixie dust as the stock soared on strong third quarter numbers. Who is it?

  • Stocks moved on three events today: 1) better than expected earnings from Best Buy, ConAgra, and Dr. Pepper, 2) a better than expected 7-year note auction has alleviate demand concerns, and 3) continued pressure on short sellers.

  • Stocks rallied to the finish line to make it two for two Thursday as investors were encouraged by decent demand fof a $24 billion auction of seven-year Treasury notes. The Nasdaq shot up nearly 4 percent and is now positive for the year.

  • Plus, Cramer makes the call on a few other winners in the food business.

  • Stocks added to an already strong session following an auction on seven-year Treasury notes that heightened a sense of economic optimism.

  • Stocks added to an already strong session following an auction on seven-year Treasury notes that heightened a sense of economic optimism.

  • Did someone give the House of Representatives reasonableness pills? Treasury Secretary Geithner is testifiying in front of the House Financial Services Committee...his primary topic is tougher oversight of the financial system, but he is also touching on hedge fund regulation and the need to get credit default swaps on a regulated exchange.

  • US stock index futures signaled a higher open for Wall Street Thursday on hopes that the world's biggest economy is showing signs it nearing a bottom.

  • The desire of many banks to give back TARP money—and the lack of a process to do so—is again a topic of converstation on trading desks this morning.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • ConAgra Foods stood by its forecast for 2009 earnings, which exceeds analysts expectations, and also said it plans to overhaul its frozen foods products as it tries to improve its consumer foods business.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • A recession-resistant play with a nice dividend yield in a period of declining commodity prices? Maybe.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Macy’s and Silver Wheaton popped while Newell Rubbermaid and Hovnanian dropped.

  • Stock markets are backsliding on "Fed fatigue" — but strategists Jim O'Shaughnessy and Jim Herrell told CNBC that certain sectors are going to be "flooded" with money in the wake of the Fed decision.

  • The bad news is that while refis are up 250 percent in the past 6 weeks, applications to purchase a home are up only 10 percent. Let's see if news of below-5 percent mortgages makes a difference.

  • The Fed's historic assault on the financial crises cheered stock investors Tuesday and could carry the market higher Wednesday.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Just in time for the holiday weekend, Wilsey Asset Management's Brent Wilsey has some turkey-flavored stock picks.  Three straight days of Wall Street gains just sharpened his appetite.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.