To look at some of the recent economic data, one would think the consumer is in great shape. But corporate America has another opinion.» Read More
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $41.17. Dr Pepper Snapple fell$. 34 or. 6 percent, to $60.80. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 46 or. 6 percent, to $74.75.
NEW YORK— Target Corp. slashed its annual profit outlook as the discounter continues to reel from costs related to a massive data breach, a botched expansion in Canada and sluggish sales in the U.S. Excluding expenses related to the data breach, the results were a penny short of Target's reduced estimate issued earlier this month.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $41.26. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 31 or. 5 percent, to $61.14. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose$. 03 or percent, to $75.21.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $41.42. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 12 or. 2 percent, to $60.95. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $75.36.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 47 or 1.1 percent, to $41.35. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 43 or. 7 percent, to $60.83. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose$. 32 or. 4 percent, to $75.18.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 21 or. 5 percent, to $41.09. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 28 or. 5 percent, to $60.68. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose$. 22 or. 3 percent, to $75.08.
ZURICH, Aug 16- The former head of Zurich Insurance and lead director of Goldman Sachs James Schiro has died at the age of 68, the bank said. Our thoughts are with his wife and children, " Goldman Sachs said on its Twitter feed on Friday. In 2002, Schiro became the first non-Swiss to lead Zurich Financial Services, later renamed Zurich Insurance.
U.S. stocks pared gains in light volume trading on Monday as investors looked for signs of easing in geopolitical tensions.
With the consumer discretionary sector under pressure, PepsiCo is the only beverage stock that's a "buy," Stephen Powers of UBS says.
Stephen Powers, UBS, thinks Coke has been playing the "same card for years," and makes his case for PepsiCo.
Pepsi's strong stock performance suggests hedge funder Nelson Peltz is wrong to criticize its management, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
Rodkin, 62, had said that the company underestimated the issues it inherited by buying Ralcorp, which had just started to restructure.
Aug 11- Packaged foods maker ConAgra Foods Inc said long-time Chief Executive Gary Rodkin would retire in May 2015 at the end of the company's fiscal year.
The great grandson of Anna Short Harrington, the woman who became "Aunt Jemima," has filed a class action lawsuit to try to obtain royalties.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Russia banned meat, fish, dairy, fruit and vegetables imports from the United States, the European Union's 28 member states, non-EU member Norway, Canada, and Australia on Thursday in retaliation against sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.
The number of female CEOs is on the rise but we still need more, says Rich Wellins, an exec at global talent management agency DDI.
*Russia extends bans on food imports to Romanian beef. MOSCOW, Aug 6- Russia has extended food import bans to Romania, stepping up its response to more biting Western sanctions for its support for separatist rebels in Ukraine, though Moscow's measures could be rebounding on its own economy.
Target warned of higher expenses related to its data breach on Tuesday and cut its second-quarter profit outlook.
Companies across industry groups—from food to technology to health care—are raising costs for the consumer.