In an interview on CNBC, Buffett also criticized Coca-Cola's controversial equity plan, but said Berkshire Hathaway abstained on the shareholder vote.» Read More
NEW YORK— Warren Buffett says he disapproves of Coca-Cola's highly contested pay plan for its executives. But he said Berkshire Hathaway abstained from voting against the pay plan because he didn't want to express disapproval of the company's management.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 01 or percent, to $40.70. Dr Pepper Snapple rose $2.51 or 4.8 percent, to $54.90. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $58.84.
April 23- Shares in SodaStream International Ltd rose as much as 17 percent on Wednesday after the Israeli business newspaper Globes said Starbucks Corp was in advanced talks to buy 10 percent of the home soft drink maker, citing sources. Representatives for both SodaStream and Starbucks declined to comment.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $40.72. Dr Pepper Snapple rose $2.03 or 3.9 percent, to $54.42. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 19 or. 3 percent, to $58.89.
NEW YORK— Dr Pepper Snapple on Wednesday reported a higher first-quarter profit that beat Wall Street expectations, as reduced costs offset weak sales growth. The company, which sells Sunkist, 7 Up, Hawaiian Punch and other drinks in North America and the Caribbean, said lower costs for ingredients and productivity improvements helped boost operating profit.
Some of the biggest names in Corporate America, including Coca-Cola Co, General Motors Co, United Technologies Corp and McDonald's Corp all in the past week reported strong results from their China operations.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $40.75. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 01 or percent, to $52.55. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 15 or. 3 percent, to $58.16.
Thawing out: Warmer temperatures lift US economy. WASHINGTON— Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too. A recent batch of government and business reports show a U.S. economy emerging from winter's deep freeze.
With the wipeout in growth stocks, many investors turned their attention to big-cap and value names, and the trend is expected to continue.
WASHINGTON, April 21- U.S. Supreme Court justices grilled a lawyer for Coca-Cola Co on Monday, asking why a juice label touting the presence of pomegranates and blueberries should not be considered misleading if the drink contained just a trace of the fruits.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 14 or. 3 percent, to $40.58. Dr Pepper Snapple fell$. 01 or percent, to $52.53. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $58.18.
WASHINGTON— Count Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy among consumers who feel misled by a beverage called "Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices."
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 22 or. 5 percent, to $40.50. Dr Pepper Snapple fell$. 01 or percent, to $52.53. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $58.02.
PepsiCo on Thursday reported a higher quarterly profit, lifted by sales gains in its snacks business.
Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.
If you're looking for value, you might say Coke is it!
Some Wall Street pros just refuse to hear what American companies are telling them.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 41 or 1.0 percent, to $40.59. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 72 or 1.4 percent, to $52.40. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose $1.26 or 2.2 percent, to $58.53.
WASHINGTON, April 16- Justice Samuel Alito is no longer recusing himself from two upcoming U.S. Supreme Court business cases, including a challenge by broadcast networks to online TV startup Aereo Inc..
US stocks rose Wednesday after better-than-expected earnings from Yahoo.