Nik Modi, RBC Capital Markets managing director, and Bill Schmitz, Deutsche Bank Securities senior research analyst, break down the fundamentals for Pepsi and Coke, and tell which soft drink company is the better play.» Read More
PepsiCo reported higher earnings on Wednesday and said it was on track to meet its financial goals for the year, despite global economic pressures.
Oct 16- PepsiCo Inc reported higher quarterly earnings on Wednesday and said it was on track to meet its financial goals for the year, despite global economic pressures.
With a deadline hanging over Congress, stocks could be whipped by headlines from Washington but should ultimately be able to limp through the drama.
*Wal-Mart closing some 50 stores in Brazil and China. Oct 15- Wal-Mart Stores Inc expects slightly stronger sales growth next year as it makes changes such as opening more smaller U.S. stores and shutting 50 poorly performing stores in Brazil and China, executives said on Tuesday.
*Omnicom shares rise 2 pct, Publicis up 3 pct. Oct 15- Omnicom Group Inc, the largest U.S. advertising company, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as ad spending strengthened in its home market, reinforcing expectations of strong growth for the industry in the second half.
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The price war for China's instant noodle market that sparked last year has been called to a truce by Uni-President as margins have been affected.
WASHINGTON, Oct 9- A month before election day, environmentalists urged biotechnology companies and a food industry group to stop pouring money into a campaign against a proposed food-labeling law in Washington state. In that case, groups opposed to labeling, including Monsanto Co and PepsiCo, spent about $46 million on an advertising blitz.
Although pop star Britney Spears earned millions for commercials with Pepsi, she is investing in Coke. CNBC's Jane Wells has the story.
Some of Microsoft's top investors have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor's CEO and Computer Sciences CEO as Ballmer successor.
Sept 10- At least three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp want a turnaround expert to succeed Steve Ballmer as chief executive and have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally and Computer Sciences Corp CEO Mike Lawrie for the job, several sources familiar with the matter said.
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Activist hedge funds are taking on larger companies and seeking long-term change over short-term profit, unlike raiders of the past. The New York Times reports.
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