Dean Foods Co


  • Fitch lowers outlook on Dean Foods, citing costs Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 3:11 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Fitch lowered its ratings outlook on the credit of Dean Foods Tuesday, a day after rising costs forced the milk producer to withdraw its guidance for the year. Dean Foods Co., based in Dallas, is the largest milk processor in the U.S., and its brands include Mayfield, Oak Farms and Tuscan. The stock edged up 6 cents to $15.26 in afternoon trading Tuesday.

  • Kinder Morgan and Dean Foods are big market movers Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 4:22 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Kinder Morgan Inc., up $3.25 to $39.37. The banana and fruit distributor received a buyout offer worth about $611 million from Cutrale Group and Safra Group.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Demand Media Inc. fell 8.2 percent to $8.97. Stoneridge Inc. fell 6.0 percent to $11.00.

  • Aug 11- Dean Foods Co, the largest U.S. milk processor, withdrew its full-year profit forecast, saying raw milk prices remained "unpredictable and volatile."

  • Dean Foods withdraws full-year forecast Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    Aug 11- Dean Foods Co said it was withdrawing its full-year forecast, citing record high milk costs. Dean Foods' shares fell as much as 8.3 percent in premarket trading on Monday. The company's net loss narrowed to $1 million, or 1 cent per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $57 million, or 61 cents per share, a year ago.

  • Here's what could rock stocks in the week ahead Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 6:21 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    There's a slew of data coming in the week ahead, but it's geopolitical events that could keep markets volatile—particularly when it comes to Russia.

  • Cramer: Unappreciated stock has 34% upside Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Jim Cramer says this isn’t the kind of stock that he normally recommends. But given the opportunity, he can’t help himself.

  • Let's make a deal: Food stocks ripe for the picking Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:55 PM ET

    Food industry M&A is ramping up, and pros say there's a lot more action ahead. Who's next?

  • Dow hit hardest as Iraq concerns overtake US data Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:09 PM ET

    Stocks fell, with the S&P 500 turning lower after rising to another record.

  • Stock futures mostly lower after home-prices data Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 9:02 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures declined on Tuesday, ahead of further housing market data.

  • Early movers: MU, AAPL, DF, MCRS & more Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:50 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • June 23- U.S. authorities have sought information from Dean Foods Co and Clorox Co in connection with an insider-trading investigation of billionaire investor Carl Icahn, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • Officials subpoena Dean Foods on Icahn probe: WSJ Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 5:31 PM ET
    Phil Mickelson and Carl Icahn.

    Officials are subpoenaing Dean Foods for information on activist investor Carl Icahn and golfer Phil Mickelson, the Wall Street Journal reports.

  • NEW YORK, May 30- The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving billionaire investor Carl Icahn, golfer Phil Mickelson and Las Vegas gambler William Walters, a source familiar with the matter said. Spokespeople for Mickelson, the FBI and the SEC declined to comment.

  • Oops! Mickelson may not have traded in Clorox Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    The golfer did not trade in Clorox just as Carl Icahn was mounting an unsolicited takeover bid, say four people briefed on the matter. The NYT reports.

  • NYT reports Mickelson did not trade Clorox     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 6:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin provides insight to the New York Times report the FBI and the SEC did not find evidence Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson traded Clorox shares.

  • UPDATE 1-Mickelson did not trade in Clorox stock - NYT Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:41 AM ET

    June 12- Golf star Phil Mickelson was not involved in insider trading in the shares of Clorox Co when billionaire investor Carl Icahn was attempting an unsolicited takeover of the consumer products company in 2011, the New York Times reported, citing people briefed on the probe.

  • Cramer: Have stocks become new commodities? Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 6:08 PM ET

    All too often, Cramer hears that stocks have become commoditized. That is, they trade as a unit just like corn and wheat.

  • Mark Cuban on Mickelson: Media should back off Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 11:21 AM ET
    Mark Cuban, Owner of the Dallas Mavericks, reacts to a call during the game against the Los Angeles Clippers on April 3, 2014 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

    Mark Cuban knows a thing or two about insider-trading scrutiny, and he took to Twitter on Monday to make a few points on the subject.

  • 'I have done absolutely nothing wrong': Mickelson Saturday, 31 May 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    Golfer Phil Mickelson said Saturday that he had not broken the law and has cooperated with federal investigators.