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NEW YORK, Nov 24- Etana Flegenheimer is upping her Thanksgiving budget this year. Flegenheimer, 28, plans to buy her turkey at Whole Foods, instead of the cheaper one at Safeway. All told, she expects to spend about $200 on her Thanksgiving meal.
For the retailers that have been knocking on death's door, this holiday shopping season has taken on an added sense of urgency.
CHICAGO, Nov 19- U.S. health regulators on Thursday cleared the way for a type of genetically engineered salmon to be farmed for human consumption in the first-ever such approval for an animal whose DNA has been scientifically modified. AquaBounty is majority owned by Intrexon Corp, whose shares were up 7.3 percent at $37.55 in afternoon trading.
AquaBounty has received approval from the FDA to sell its AquAdvantage salmon in the US, but critics have denounced the 'frankenfish.'
Before long, it may well be genetically modified salmon, the first such altered animal cleared for human consumption in the United States. Critics call it "frankenfish," but the Food and Drug Administration granted its approval on Thursday, saying the faster-growing salmon is safe to eat. AquAdvantage Salmon is engineered by the Massachusetts- based company...
"Fast Money" traders discussed their favorite food plays, including Chipotle, McDonald's and Whole Foods.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer reveals the stocks that are taking a bite out of Wall Street — and they aren’t letting go soon.
*HomeAway surges after Expedia's buyout offer. Facebook shares rose 5.3 percent to a record high of $109.44 after the company's quarterly results beat estimates. Investors are also awaiting Friday's crucial monthly nonfarm payrolls data to gauge if the Federal Reserve will lift interest rates in December, a likelihood Fed Chair Janet Yellen alluded to on...
*HomeAway surges after Expedia's buyout offer. *Qualcomm, Whole Foods down after weak results. "It's going to be a quiet day... as people are going to be squaring positions and getting set up," said Matthew Tuttle, chief executive of Tuttle Tactical Management in Stamford, Connecticut.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, after Wall Street gave up early gains Wednesday as Fed Chair Janet Yellen reiterated before a House panel the possibility a December rate hike.
Nov 5- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Thursday, a day after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated that an interest rate hike in December was a "live possibility". *Wall Street closed lower on Wednesday, retracing recent gains along with energy shares, while Yellen's comments added to investor caution. *Facebook's shares rose 4.3 percent to $108.35...
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer’s warning you about how one stock can take down a whole group.
Jim Cramer speaks to the co-CEO of Whole Foods Market following third quarter earnings that prompted the stock to plummet after hours.
Nov 4- Big changes are coming to Whole Foods Market Inc as the natural and organic grocery pioneer revamps its pricing and modernizes its business to fend off widespread competition and bolster same-store sales, which unexpectedly fell in the latest quarter. In a call after the earnings release, Whole Foods executives laid out plans to shake the chain's...
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Wednesday: Facebook, Whole Foods, FireEye & more.
Shares of Whole Foods plunged Wednesday after the company reported a big miss for same-store sales, a key metric for the grocery chain.
Nov 4- Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday said same-store sales contracted in the fiscal fourth quarter, as it grapples with competition among its own stores and from mainstream retailers. Whole Foods, which is battling to lower prices while maintaining its position as a high-quality retailer, has become one of the biggest turnaround stories in the U.S. food...
Nov 4- Upscale grocer Whole Foods Market Inc said it would buy back an additional $1 billion in shares and increased its quarterly dividend.
There are only 80 agencies certified to verify that the nation’s 25,000 "organic" farms are actually growing food organically.