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5 States With Unemployment Under 4%

Even during a time of robust recovery, the national unemployment rate rarely drops below 5%. However, in a period in which unemployment in the United States is 5.8%, five states ...
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Lower General Mills Profits Bring Cost Cuts

General Mills Inc. (NYSE: GIS) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The food processing and packaged foods maker reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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That Was Fast — Annie’s Already Being Acquired!

Annie's Inc. (NASDAQ: BNNY) is one of the more prominent natural and organic food companies. It also just came public in 2012. Now we have news that General Mills Inc. ...
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Companies That Control the World’s Food

The agriculture and food production industry employed more than one billion people as of last year, or a third of the global workforce. While the industry is substantial, a relatively small number ...
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Cost-Cutting Is How Food Processors Aim to Grow

When General Mills Inc. (NYSE: GIS) reported fourth-quarter and full-year results Wednesday morning, the company said it has begun a formal review of its North American manufacturing and distribution network ...
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General Mills 2015 Outlook Banks on Cost Cuts as U.S. Sales Stall

General Mills Inc. (NYSE: GIS) reported fourth-quarter and full fiscal year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The food processing and packaged foods maker reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per ...
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Four Stocks That Can Hold Up Well in a Big Market Sell-Off

Every indicator tracked on Wall Street says the market is expensive, very expensive. The only legitimate reason to keep buying stock at these levels is a good one: It's a ...
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World’s Largest Food Producers Also Among World’s Largest Polluters

If the world’s 10 largest food producers were a country, that country would be the world’s 25th largest emitter of greenhouse gases (GHGs), pumping out more pollutants than Finland, Sweden, ...
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The Top Five Analyst Sell Ratings for This Week

In yet another week that saw the markets continue to march higher, some of the top Wall Street firms that we cover were continuing to lower the boom with Sell ...
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Top Wall Street Analyst Sell Ratings on High Profile Stocks This Week

At 24/7 Wall Street we have been running weekly research screens to scan the brokerage firms we cover for the stocks that are cut to Underperform or Sell ratings. The ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades, Stocks to Sell: Ariad, Goodyear, Myriad, Kellogg and More

Stocks are at all-time highs now that a deal has been reached in Washington, D.C., and investors have to wonder which stocks are set to keep rising and which ones ...
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ConAgra Earnings Highlight Food Industry Struggles

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened this morning. The food processor and packager posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.37 on ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Start Higher, Track Higher by Close

June 26, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following the final reading on first quarter U.S. GDP growth, which came in lower than expected, but investors apparently believe ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Recover on Better Economic News

June 25, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after speculation that China’s central bank would not allow the country’s banking system to collapse. In the U.S., data on ...
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Deutsche Bank Defensive Food Stocks to Buy: Dean Foods, Pepsi and More

The research team at Deutsche Bank A.G (NYSE: DB), recently put out an in-depth piece on the food industry as a defensive place to put money and keep earning dividends. ...
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