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ConAgra Foods Inc. fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $36.66. General Mills Inc. fell$. 63 or 1.2 percent, to $51.47. Hormel Foods Corp. fell$. 21 or. 4 percent, to $50.75.
ConAgra Foods Inc. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $36.69. General Mills Inc. fell$. 46 or. 9 percent, to $51.64. Hormel Foods Corp. fell$. 25 or. 5 percent, to $50.71.
ConAgra Foods Inc. rose$. 25 or. 7 percent, to $36.98. General Mills Inc. rose$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $52.26. Hormel Foods Corp. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $51.02.
The move by districts in New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Miami-Dade County and Orlando County is intended to protect children's health amid concerns about the rise of so-called "superbugs," bacteria that gain resistance to conventional medicines, school officials said. School officials are demanding the change after meeting with industry experts...
Poultry producer stocks have surged in part due to pricing power and strong demand, but investors are betting that this trend will reverse.
The phrase "big data" has lost its meaning. But when specialty retailer Moosejaw talks about AgilOne, the hype is understandable.
Nov 17- Tyson Foods Inc, the largest U.S. meat processor, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Monday, helped by higher prices for beef and pork. Tyson's net income nearly halved to $137 million, or 35 cents per share, for the fiscal fourth quarter ended Sept. 27. Still, earnings excluding acquisition charges and other items came in at 87 cents per share,...
Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit. Tyson Foods shares were up 5 percent.
Nov 14- Tyson Foods Inc's, the largest U.S. meat processor, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit. Tyson Foods shares were up 5 percent in premarket trading. The company said it expects an adjusted profit of $3.30- 3.40 per share and sales of $42 billion for the year ending September 2015.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Nov 14- Tyson Foods Inc, the largest U.S. meat processor, said its quarterly profit nearly halved as beef sales fell. Net income attributable fell to $137 million, or 35 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Sept. 27, from $261 million, or 70 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 13.6 percent to $10.10 billion.
Stocks could keep up their slow march higher in the coming week as energy and the consumer remain top themes for the economy and markets.
Jim Cramer gives his gameplan of the hot stocks to watch for next week. He thinks one stock could trigger some Alibaba action
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...
New Jersey- based Freshpet, valued at about $644 million at the day's high, is aiming to grab a bigger share of the U.S. pet care industry, estimated to be worth nearly $59 billion this year. Freshpet is unique in that it sells cat and dog food fresh, rather than in cans, using refrigerators installed in retailers such as PetSmart Inc, Petco and Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
Nov 7- Shares of pet food maker Freshpet Inc rose as much as 35 percent in their trading debut on Friday as investors rushed to grab a piece of the company expected to benefit from rising pet ownership and spending on pet food in the United States. The company raised $156.3 million after it sold all the 10.4 million shares in the initial public offering at $15 each,...
Once known as an often-dreaded gift handed out by thrifty grandmas socks are having their fashion moment thanks to fashion-conscious men.
The market is experiencing its most volatile period in five months, and there are few safe harbors amid the sell-off.
All too often, investors throw out the proverbial baby with the bathwater. Cramer would hate to see some of them lost down the drain.
Companies making headlines before the bell Wednesday.