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With so much of the beverage industry's growth coming from product categories that barely existed a decade ago, it's no wonder everyone is continuously looking for the next big thing. Coca-Cola and PepsiCo have gotten adept at snatching up some of these brands after they have successfully tested their concept in the marketplace. That's ruffling a few feathers among the independent bottlers.
Former Coca-Cola Chairman and CEO Neville Isdell says he's watching PepsiCo's attempt to buy its two largest bottlers with great interest, but he wouldn't suggest Coke tread down the same path.
On Saturday, the NBA announced that Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals would take place at 9 p.m. ET.
This is the time to buy into stocks, said Harry Rady, CEO of Rady Asset Management, and Lee Eugene Munson, CIO of Portfolio Asset Management.
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Stocks retreated on Monday as investors took a breather after last week's 4.4 percent rally. After a better-than-expected payrolls report on Friday, a survey out Sunday suggested the U.S. economy will resume growing in the third quarter. Still, experts said be wary of the recent rally. Read and listen to what they had to say...
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Markets posted gains on the strength of Monday's good news from the housing and manufacturing sectors. In the meantime, Warren Buffett told CNBC that although the economy is "very slow," he remains optimistic that the economy will eventually improve. Watch the accompanying videos for more on what other experts had to say...
Pepsi Bottling Group rejected PepsiCo's offer, saying the bid was "grossly inadequate." Although the rejection was expected, a deal is still likely to get done. The lingering question remains: at what price?
There’s no doubt that market volatility will remain, said Anton Schutz, portfolio manager at Mendon Capital. Here's how he's planning for it.
Futures look to start the week cautiously higher this morning. Some optimism out of China today for a forthcoming economic recovery. The country’s purchasing manager index report showed manufacturing expansion for the first time since July. China’s Shanghai Composite Index closed at its highest level since mid-August, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index finished the day at 7-month highs.
Cramer interviews an Ivy League grad turned Iraq and Afghanistan wars veteran turned Pepsi manager about his new book.
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Anthony Viceroy, President of Global Operations, Porter Novelli writes, "Recently the fear of losing a job has led people to set aside their natural inclination to take chances. Even those with great track records are looking over their shoulders nervously. So should they believe a boss who tells them to be bold and dare to fail—who says “the only failure is not daring to try?"
There are plenty of stocks in this market that work, the Mad Money host says. These are his favorites right now.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Dendreon and Saks popped while Starbucks and Dell dropped.
Stocks ended sharply lower Monday as Bank of America earnings and stress-test buzz dragged down financials. The Dow lost about 290 points, or 3.6 percent. The tech-heavy Nasdaq shed nearly 4 percent and the S&P 500 tumbled 4.1 percent.
A new Pepsi generation may be dawning. In major shift in strategy, PepsiCo unveiled a plan to buy back control of two of its largest bottlers for $6 billion. If successful, the move is likely to continue to shake-up the beverage industry for some time.
Financials continue to lead the weakness today on the heels of Bank of America’s earnings report. In late-morning trading, B of A and Citigroup are now down 15 percent each, while many other regional banks are 11 to 15 percent lower.
Stocks tumbled at the open Monday as investors braced for the next batch of corporate earnings. The Dow dropped more than 100 points, or 1.5 percent in the first few minutes of trading. The tech-heavy Nasdaq lost nearly 2 percent.