H.J. Heinz Co


  • After-Hours Buzz: HPQ, AIG, TXN & More Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 5:11 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

  • Heinz Earnings Beat Amid Strength in Emerging Markets Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 2:14 PM ET

    Heinz earnings beat forecasts amid strength in emerging markets but revenue fell short. The results came out nearly a week earlier than expected.

  • Heinz Trades Draw FBI Scrutiny  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 11:54 AM ET

    The FBI is looking at suspicious trades made before Warren Buffett's $23 billion acquisition of Heinz, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Has Wall Street Given Up on Apple?  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, weighs in on Einhorn's case against Apple, the FBI's investigation of potential insider trading in Heinz, and Dell going private.

  • President and CEO William R. Johnson of the H.J. Heinz Company

    The FBI is looking into alleged insider trading in the options of ketchup maker Heinz before its blockbuster deal to be acquired by Warren Buffett and 3G Capital last week.

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

    Stocks finished modestly higher across the board Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at their best levels since October 2007, lifted by optimism for more M&A deals and after positive economic data from Europe.

  • Why the SEC May Be Overreaching in Heinz Trading Case Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    The SEC has shown little evidence that anything illegal happened in the Heinz insider trading case.

  • Why a Wave of European Deals Could Be Next Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    2013’s surge in merger and acquisition-related activity is heading for Europe, according to strategists who say the continent has the same essential ingredients in place for a revival in deals as the U.S.

  • We Know M&A's Back—But Where's It Going Next? Saturday, 16 Feb 2013 | 4:19 AM ET

    M&A activity could be up as much as 50 percent this year, and analysts point to energy, tech, consumer goods and chemicals as the sectors to watch.

  • SEC Freezes Assets Involved In Heinz Trading  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:16 PM ET

    The SEC has frozen assets in a Swiss-based trading account involved in recent Heinz trading under investigation, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Stocks recovered from their lows Friday to close narrowly mixed, but the S&P 500 managed to pull off its seventh-straight week higher.

  • Protecting the Retail Investor  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 4:19 PM ET

    How the individual investor can protect himself in the market, with Mark Martiak, First Allied Securities and Derrick Kinney, private wealth investor.

  • SEC Files Lawsuit After Heinz Call Options  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    According to Reuters, the SEC has filed a lawsuit against "certain unknown traders" in relation to their Heinz call options, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Burger Link in the Ketchup War That Never Was Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 3:38 PM ET

    The surprise deal that saw Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital Management swoop in this with a $28 billion bid for ketchup maker H.J. Heinz came with an interesting wrinkle that links two burger giants.

  • M&A ‘Almost Necessary’ Now: Mike Santoli Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 2:06 PM ET

    Recent M&A activity makes sense, Mike Santoli of Yahoo! Finance says.

  • Investigating Spike In Heinz Trades  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    The SEC is opening an insider trading inquiry into Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital's $23 billion takeover of Heinz. CNBC's Mary Thompson has the details.

  • SEC Freezes Assets in 'Suspicious' Heinz Trading Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 12:34 PM ET
    President and CEO William R. Johnson of the H.J. Heinz Company

    Regulators accused "unknown traders" of illegally trading on inside information that Heinz would be acquired in a $23.3 billion deal.

  • Heinz Call Activity Spiked Wednesday  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Did someone know about the Heinz acquisition in advance of Thursday's announcement? CNBC's Mary Thompson says the SEC is trying to find out. Robert Heim, former SEC attorney and sr. partner at Meyers & Heim, weighs in.

  • Futures Trade Mixed Amid G20 Meeting Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were narrowly mixed Friday as investors hesitated to jump in as finance ministers and central banks from the Group of 20 met in Moscow amid growing worries over a currency war.

  • Don’t Exit US Junk Bond Trade: UBS Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:15 AM ET

    Recent reports of prominent investors shying away from junk bonds have intensified the debate of whether 2013 will be another year of outperformance for the much sought after asset class.