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SAO PAULO, May 19- Whirlpool Corp and Anheuser-Busch InBev on Tuesday started selling a countertop appliance that makes soda, juice and coffee with single-serve capsules, marking the start of a joint venture worth more than $70 million. Last year, the Coca-Cola Co invested an initial $1.25 billion in Keurig Green Mountain Inc as part of a plan to sell its soft...
The changes were disclosed in a regulatory filing detailing Berkshire's US-listed stock portfolio as of March 31.
May 15- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said it has boosted its holdings in some of the billionaire's favorite companies, including Wells Fargo& Co and International Business Machines Corp.. Buffett has long praised his "Big Four" stock holdings Wells Fargo, IBM, Coca-Cola Co and American Express Co, which comprise roughly 58 percent of...
Household goods are quickly stealing a march on popular brands like Coca-Cola, with Colgate being used in more than half the world’s houses - report.
Dairy Queen has announced it will remove sodas from its kids menu effective September 1 of this year.
Starbucks seek to tempt new customers with smaller drinks.
LOS ANGELES, May 8- Starbucks Corp on Friday said it would stop sourcing water for its Ethos Water brand in California, which is in the fourth year of a serious drought that has prompted the governor to order the state's first-ever mandatory cuts in water use by 25 percent. Starbucks bought privately held Ethos Brands LLC for $8 million in April 2005.
*Profit $0.06 per share vs est. May 6- Wendy's Co, the No.3 U.S. burger chain, reported better-than-expected quarterly same-restaurant sales, helped by increased traffic to its revamped outlets, and the company said it planned to sell its bakery operations this month. Wendy's launched a program in 2012 to revamp its image, creating a new logo, renovating...
The Oracle Of Omaha had a ripple effect on Wall Street and “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer tracks it down.
Jim Cramer talks to Ali Partovi on the growing trend of organic farming and three major trends flipping the table on how the world eats.
Jim Cramer takes a look at the big four stocks from Warren Buffett's portfolio. Are they right for your portfolio?
In three hours Monday on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Warren Buffett shared his insights on a range of market and financial topics.
The CEOs of IBM, American Express, Coca-Cola, and Wells Fargo sat down together for a CNBC interview on what Warren Buffett's investment means to their companies.
For investors nervous about a market correction, few attractive options present themselves.
*Buffett defends 3 G cost-cutting, Clayton Homes. OMAHA, Neb., May 2- Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders on Saturday celebrated Warren Buffett's 50th anniversary running the conglomerate, as the billionaire expressed optimism the company would thrive over the long haul, even after he is gone. "It's not Disneyland, it's Warrenland," said David Rolfe, chief...
Apparently taking advantage of a dip in IBM's stock price, Warren Buffett bought more shares, adding to Berkshire Hathaway's $13.4 billion stake.
OMAHA, Neb., May 1- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said first-quarter profit rose 10 percent, and operating results easily beat forecasts, boosted by its railroad and insurance businesses and gains from derivatives. Net income for the Omaha, Nebraska- based insurance and investment conglomerate rose to $5.16 billion, or $3,143 per share, from...
OMAHA, Neb., May 1- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said first-quarter profit rose 10 percent, and operating results easily beat forecasts, boosted by its railroad and insurance businesses and gains from derivatives. Net income rose to $5.16 billion, or $3,143 per share, from $4.71 billion, or $2,862, a year earlier. Quarterly operating profit...
U.S. stocks closed down more than 1 percent on the last day of trade for April as investors weighed mixed data and continued weakness in the dollar.
Twitter's problems are linked to marketers' reluctance to use direct response advertising, which prompt immediate action. The NYT reports.