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  • Feed Your Portfolio Food, He Says Tuesday, 26 Feb 2008 | 1:06 PM ET

    Sarat Sethi thinks investors should feed their portfolios food stocks. "We're putting money into food stocks, which are necessities, not discretionary items," the partner and portfolio manager for Douglas C. Lane and Associates told CNBC.

  • Tech Titans Back California Bike Races Tuesday, 19 Feb 2008 | 2:49 PM ET
    Chris Carmichael

    I'm writing from the road this week, taking some time off to attend legendary coach Chris Carmichael's cycling training camp in Buellton, Calif. The camp takes place at the same time as the huge Amgen Tour of California pro cycling race, and both are boasting their fair share of some pretty spectacular technology. Carmichael made a name for himself training Lance Armstrong...

  • Tomorrow's Playbook: Wal-Mart, Sony & More Sunday, 17 Feb 2008 | 2:49 PM ET

    Wal-Mart shares made gains ahead of earnings Tuesday. What's worth watching in the week ahead?

  • ** EMBARGOED FOR USE UNTIL 12:01 A.M. WEDNESDAY ** Cookies and crackers are seen at a Hannaford Supermarkets location Sunday, Sept. 3, 2006, in Latham, N.Y. The items were not awarded any stars under the Guiding Stars system. The rankings are based on federal guidelines, with points earned for meeting recommended levels of nutrients like fiber and taken away for having too much of the bad stuff--like saturated fats and sugar. "You don't have to have a nutrition degree to understand it," said Car

    Kraft Foods rallied by 6.9 percent to close at $31.33, the day after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway revealed it has accumulated an 8.6 percent stake in the company, becoming Kraft's largest shareholder. That's the biggest one-day percentage gain ever for Kraft, which began trading on the NYSE in 2001.

  • Huh? Import prices from China rose 0.8 percent for the month. How did that happen? As one trader noted, "The days of importing deflation from China is over." Futures were also down as the February NY Fed survey was negative 11.7, the weakest since May 2003.

  • Market Insider/Friday Look Ahead  Thursday, 14 Feb 2008 | 8:24 PM ET

    Friday's markets will likely continue to be vulnerable to credit worries. There are a few economic data points including import prices and the Empire State survey, both at 8:30 a.m. TIC data from the Treasury is released at 9 a.m. and industrial production comes out at 8:15 a.m. Consumer sentiment is due at 10 a.m.

  • Confectioners & Florists To Love Friday, 8 Feb 2008 | 3:11 PM ET

    The Discover Card’s Third Annual Valentine’s Day Shopping Survey reveals the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach.  Here are some companies that you may love this Valentine's Day...

  • Campbell Soup Sells Godiva for $850 Million Thursday, 20 Dec 2007 | 5:47 PM ET

    Food and soup maker Campbell Soup said Thursday it agreed to sell its Godiva Chocolatier business to Yildiz Holding, which is the owner of Turkish food company Ulker Group, for $850 million.

  • Stocks Plunge on More Credit, Housing Woes Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 4:09 PM ET

    Stocks closed sharply lower after a brokerage downgrade of Citigroup sparked concerns that there may be more mortgage losses to come, raising doubts about the outlook for the economy.

  • Campbell Profit Falls on Lower US Soup Sales Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 9:07 AM ET

    Campbell Soup posted lower quarterly profit Monday, hurt by higher costs and lower U.S. soup sales, but affirmed its full-year forecast.

  • New Regulations? Food Industry Unlikely to Be Fazed Friday, 19 Oct 2007 | 2:29 PM ET

    Tighter food regulations under consideration could benefit consumers and companies alike, as Congress looks to help the industry through a crisis in confidence driven by a spate of high-profile recalls.

  • The Fast Money Misfires Monday, 10 Sep 2007 | 10:46 AM ET

    Sometimes a stock is hot and other times it just burns. Following are the Fast Money misfires.

  • Week on Wall Street: No Holiday for Stocks Friday, 7 Sep 2007 | 4:40 PM ET

    Stocks ended the holiday-shortened week lower as surprisingly weak monthly employment report sparked worries of a U.S. economic recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted a weekly loss of 1.7%, the S&P 500 fell 1.3% and the Nasdaq Composite declined 1.2%.

  • Stocks closed higher on strong economic data, but gains were limited because of uncertainty  whether the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates. "Today the data was great--the ISM, retailer sales--but tomorrow it might not be," said Stephen Porpora, managing floor broker at William O'Neil.

  • Campbell Soup Profit Up 39%, but Lower than Expected Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 11:44 AM ET

    Campbell Soup on Thursday said its earnings rose 39 percent for the fourth quarter, versus results a year ago that reflected costs related to sales of some European operations. But its profit from continuing operations fell 37 percent in the latest quarter.

  • Lindt CEO Considering Buying Godiva: Report Tuesday, 4 Sep 2007 | 3:55 AM ET

    Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli is considering buying Campbell Soup's Godiva Chocolatier brand, its chief executive told the Financial Times Deutschland newspaper.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Thursday, 9 Aug 2007 | 8:31 PM ET

    Progressive, Perini, Titanium Metals, Coach and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Campbell Soup to Shop Chocolate-Maker Godiva Thursday, 9 Aug 2007 | 11:25 AM ET

    Campbell Soup is putting its chocolate business Godiva up for sale to concentrate on its baked-snacks businesses.

  • SystemsNet Eyes Getronics Takeover: Report Thursday, 5 Jul 2007 | 4:11 AM ET

    U.S. information technology company SystemsNet is interested in buying struggling Dutch computer services firm Getronics, daily De Telegraaf reported on Thursday.

  • Struggling Dutch computer services firm Getronics said on Tuesday a U.S. company was interested in buying it, sending Getronics shares up as much as 16%.