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DENVER— Farms and fields dominate Colorado ads opposing a ballot measure to require labels on some foods that have been genetically modified, with farmers telling voters the labels will damage their businesses. But farmers and agriculture groups are just bit players in the $11 million campaign to defeat Proposition 105. The real money is coming from...
Oct 17- Opponents of GMO food labeling proposals on the ballot next month in Oregon and Colorado have contributed roughly $20 million for campaigning against the proposed laws, nearly triple the money raised by supporters of the initiatives, campaign finance reports show. Voters in Colorado and Oregon weigh in on the issue in mid-term election voting on Nov. 6.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Kellogg Chairman, president & CEO John Bryant, discusses how Kellogg plans to bring consumers back to the breakfast table.
Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his investment thesis, including the family's holdings in Kellogg.
Analysts have high expectations for 32 companies in the S&P 500 that they say will trade at least 20 percent above their current levels.
Jonathan Feeney, Athlos Research, shares his thoughts on Kellogg's performance and outlook.
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The head of the bakery brand says that choosing a non-traditional path in business has reaped unexpected rewards.
Once these stocks were considered reliable and consistent. But Jim Cramer says business has changed and changed for the worse.
Cramer thinks many of the nation’s largest companies are grappling with slow growth and the challenges it presents. What now?
Aug 6- Kellogg Co has hired an adviser to evaluate a bid for cookies and snacks maker United Biscuits Ltd, a source familiar with the matter said. Sky News reported earlier on Wednesday that Kellogg was working with investment bankers from Barclays on a possible 2 billion pound bid for United Biscuits.
Aug 6- The owners of UK- based United Biscuits Ltd are not in sale talks with Kellogg Co, a source familiar with the matter said, responding to a report that the cereal company was considering making an offer for the maker of McVitie's biscuits.
Aug 6- Kellogg Co is considering a 2 billion pound offer for United Biscuits, the UK- based maker of McVitie's, Sky News reported. Sky News said Kellogg was working with investment bank Barclays on a possible deal.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
July 31- Kellogg Co, the world's largest maker of breakfast cereal, cut its full-year adjusted sales and profit forecasts as demand for its Corn Flakes and Special K cereals continued to wane in the United States, its biggest market.
July 31- Kellogg Co, the world's largest maker of breakfast cereal, reported its fifth straight decline in quarterly U.S. cereal sales and said it no longer expects full-year internal sales to rise. The company cut its adjusted earnings forecast for the year ending December to between $3.81 and $3.89 per share from between $3.89 and $3.97.
Are you finding it next to impossible to anticipate this market? There’s a reason. In fact, Cramer says there are five of them.
A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.
Food industry M&A is ramping up, and pros say there's a lot more action ahead. Who's next?