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The market has seen some big moves on earnings this season, and traders say these names could be next.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Wednesday, ahead of the bulk of the day's comments from Fed policymakers and economic data.
Analysts are almost uniformly negative on the company, worried that competition will impede the growth, the NYT reports.
Markets will be laser-focused on Friday's October jobs report in the week ahead and may even look past more than a dozen scheduled Fed speeches.
Whole Foods shares are down 40 percent this year, but one trader has bet a turnaround could be afoot following its earnings report next week.
NEW YORK, Oct 30- The so-called war on sugar has a new battleground: Halloween. Sugary chocolates still dominate Halloween candy handed out and provide an annual sales treat for companies like Hershey Co, privately held Mars and Nestle SA. But as more consumers demand healthier candies, manufacturers could see the so-called "War on Sugar" scare away some of the $2.1...
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LOS ANGELES, Oct 12- Whole Foods Market Inc on Monday said it made a minority investment in Mendocino Farms, an 11- unit, upscale sandwich chain known for its indulgent sandwiches and salads made from ingredients such as humanely raised, antibiotic-free pork. Mendocino Farms said the partnership will include testing Mendocino Farms venues inside select Whole...
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Albertsons said on Friday that it expected to price 65.3 million shares at between $23 and $26 each, valuing the company at up to $12.35 billion. Albertsons, the second-largest U.S. grocer after Kroger Co by number of stores, highlighted in a filing that it also faced a growing threat from online grocery stores. "It's only going to get worse for Albertsons," David...
This fall has been many things for markets, among them a series of layoffs at several big-name public and private U.S. companies.
Cerberus Capital Management LP will move ahead with the IPO despite volatile stock markets, underscoring the private equity firm's confidence that it can fetch a high valuation for Albertsons, Reuters reported in September. Albertsons is selling 65.3 million shares in the IPO and expects to raise up to $1.7 billion, it said in a regulatory filing on Friday.
A list of popular chain stores that are offering discounted or free coffee in honor of National Coffee Day. NBC News Reports.
Upscale food market operator Whole Foods Market said it would cut about 1,500 jobs, or about 1.6 percent of its workforce, over the next eight weeks.
Sept 28- Upscale food market operator Whole Foods Market Inc said it would cut about 1,500 jobs, or about 1.6 percent of its workforce, over the next eight weeks. The cuts are aimed at reducing costs as the company invests in technology upgrades, Whole Foods said in a filing. The New York's Department of Consumer Affairs said in June it was investigating Whole Foods...
Sept 28- Upscale food market operator Whole Foods Market Inc said it would cut about 1,500 jobs, or about 1.6 percent of its workforce, over the next eight weeks.
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WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept 24- Private Canadian pork producer duBreton said on Thursday it plans to raise 300,000 additional pigs during the next three years without housing them in crates, as it seeks premium prices from food stores and restaurants for meat raised humanely. Larger Canadian rivals Olymel LP and Maple Leaf Foods Inc are already converting all of...
Once considered niche issues, humane food-sourcing practices like cage-free egg buying and gestation crate bans have won headline-grabbing commitments from global companies such as McDonald's Corp, Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Nestle. On Thursday, BlackRock Inc will host investment fund managers at its New York City headquarters for a "Humane Economy" event...