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Kroger rose$. 58 or 1.0 percent, to $58.29. Safeway fell$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $34.75. Supervalu rose$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $9.02.
Kroger rose$. 35 or. 6 percent, to $58.06. Safeway fell$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $34.72. Supervalu fell$. 07 or. 8 percent, to $8.93.
Kroger rose$. 38 or. 7 percent, to $58.09. Safeway fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $34.83. Supervalu fell$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $8.98.
Nov 14- Pinnacle Foods Inc said it would buy plant-based protein food maker Garden Protein International Inc for C $175 million from founder Yves Potvin and private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners LLC. Hillshire Brands Co in June withdrew its recommendation to its shareholders to vote for a $6.6 billion acquisition of Pinnacle Foods, following Tyson Foods...
Nov 12- Fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc posted a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as it continues to struggle to cut costs, sending its shares down as much as 18 percent in premarket trading. Plug Power has been increasing investments and expanding its clientele in European auto-manufacturing markets to take advantage of the growing interest in clean...
Nov 5- Upscale grocer Whole Foods Market Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as the company increased its market share and launched new products. The strong results allay concerns that Whole Foods was losing its share of the upmarket grocery sector it pioneered in the face of rising competition from Sprouts Farmers Market Inc and Fresh...
Discussing the competition Amazon Fresh poses to grocery stores, with Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO.
Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO, discusses competition in the grocery industry up against Wal-Mart and other companies. He says the company has invested over $3 billion in pricing over the last 7 years.
Here's an outfit that missed Wall Street expectations seven out of the last nine quarters, but the stock still commands a premium in the market.
Without question, the events of this past week have shaken the confidence of many investors, but not all of them.
Tesco's most lucrative non- UK assets are its businesses in South Korea and Thailand, which could be sold outright or made separate businesses with local management teams and listed locally, as Casino did in Thailand. The South Korea business is seen as worth around 4 billion pounds, and Thailand worth 5 billion pounds. Tesco has businesses in Poland, Hungary,...
CHICAGO, Oct 13- The Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, said on Monday it will remove the "humanely raised" claims from a store brand of chicken to settle a federal lawsuit claiming the retailer deceived consumers because the animals were raised under standard commercial farming conditions. Kroger and the lawyers for a California consumer filed a...
LONDON, Oct 8- Cheaper meat and vegetables should draw shoppers back into Tesco stores but it will take time for the new boss of Britain's biggest grocer to win back market share. Customers seeking to save money in a sluggish economy have turned away from the market leader to discounters such as Aldi and Lidl, igniting a price war in British grocery shopping and...
The "Fast Money" traders share four stocks to play with a strong U.S. dollar.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
All too often, investors throw out the proverbial baby with the bathwater. Cramer would hate to see some of them lost down the drain.
Think unrest overseas is causing the wild swings in the market? You're half right. But there's something else.
Shares have already rallied substantially year to date, yet Cramer think there’s more upside coming.
The company raised about $161.4 million after its offering was priced at $12 per share, the low end of its expected price range of $12- $14. Smart and Final, backed by private equity firm Ares Management LP, is selling all the 13.45 million shares in the offering. Ares Management bought Smart and Final from Apollo Global Management LLC in 2012 for $975 million.
Some of Thursday's midday movers: