Who says buy and hold is dead? There’s at least one stock that seems to do nothing but slowly power higher, said Cramer.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
This contributor explains why he likes Whole Foods, but has some concerns.
Starbucks' deal with Square could be the biggest threat Visa and MasterCard have ever faced, says one TheStreet.com contributor.
Flowers Foods and Grupo Bimbo are circling Hostess assets, according to sources. As many as six separate, binding bids—so-called "stalking horse" bids—for various Hostess units could be announced by the end of this week, these people said.
Stocks ended in negative territory Thursday, with the S&P 500 snapping a six-day win streak, as ongoing jitters over the "fiscal cliff" negotiations kept investors nervous.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
Supermarkets largely have all been living in a house of pain, said Jim Cramer. However, one company is executing much better than the others.
There are 38 companies in the S&P 500 index that have not moved more than 2 percent positive or negative year-to-date.
Oct 30- U.S. buyout firm Cerberus Capital Management LP is working with a group of real estate firms on a possible bid for supermarket chain Supervalu Inc, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter.
U.S. meteorologists expect a natural horror show of high wind, heavy rain, extreme tides and maybe snow to the west beginning early Sunday, peaking with the arrival of Hurricane Sandy on Tuesday and lingering past Halloween on Wednesday.
NEW YORK-- Fitch Ratings lowered its outlook on Safeway Inc. to negative on Friday, citing the supermarket chain's weak sales and shrinking market share. The rating agency kept its "BBB-" long-term issuer default rating on Safeway, the country's second-largest traditional grocery chain.
David Dillon, The Kroger Co. chairman & CEO, outlines the company's expansion plans coming off the analysts' call.
ATTENTION SHOPPERS: Kroger Co. is forecasting stronger growth in the years ahead, as company executives outlined plans to expand into new and existing markets, as well as grow the core business. CASHING IN: The Cincinnati- based company now expects earnings per share to grow 8 to 11 percent, up from the previous forecast of 6 to 8 percent.
NEW YORK-- Kroger is forecasting stronger growth in the years ahead, as the nation's biggest traditional supermarket operator continues to transform the format of its stores to fend off competitors and keep up with changing shopping habits.
NEW YORK-- A renewed focus on investment returns and continuing market share gains should lead to higher earnings for The Kroger Co., an analyst said Tuesday, as he lifted his rating on the stock to "Buy."
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*Kraft will not pay royalties to Green Mountain* Maxwell House to sell unlicensed Keurig-style cups* Green Mountain stock falls, recovers By Martinne Geller.
*Kraft will not pay royalties to Green Mountain. *Green Mountain stock falls, recovers. NEW YORK, Oct 11- Kraft Foods Group Inc plans to sell Maxwell House and Gevalia single-serve coffee pods compatible with Keurig brewing systems, in another blow to Keurig parent Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc.
Oct 11- Safeway Inc, the second-largest U.S. supermarket chain, reported quarterly sales that missed Wall Street's view amid intense competition, and its shares fell more than 3 percent. Traditional grocers like Safeway and Kroger Co have tough competition from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and other retailers and they are fighting for every sale.