Kraft Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:KRFT)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Barrick Gold, Corning, Groupon, Peabody, SolarCity and More

Stocks were mixed on Thursday after two days of losses. While sell-offs have been sharp and out of the blue, investors have time and again shown that they will buy stocks on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADT, Alcoa, Chesapeake, Google, Kraft, On Deck, Windstream and More

Stocks were strong Monday morning despite weak oil trends starting the week all over again. The one theme that keeps working in this market is that investors will buy stocks ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top 5 Catalyst-Driven Ideas to Start 2015

With a huge two-day rally pushing the stock market back to where we closed in 2014, investors are looking for ideas that have the ability to make money in the ...
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Coffee Price Rises 52%

Coffee has to be among the most widely consumed beverages in America. Over the past year, its price has surged, and it is 52% higher than at the start of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Cree, JD.Com, RF Micro, Kraft, Sprint, Visa and More

Stocks were trading lower Thursday morning. One thing that holds true is that investors keep proving that they will step into the market and buy value stocks and overlooked stocks ...
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Coffee Rises, but Starbucks Hedges

When Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) last raised its coffee prices in late June, coffee was selling in the commodity markets at around $1.76 a pound, after peaking at around $2.12 ...
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Free Coffee From McDonald’s — Again

Following a similar promotion in March of this year, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is once again offering customers a free small coffee during breakfast hours for the next two weeks. ...
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Prices Rising for Starbucks Coffee

In March Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) CEO Howard Schultz said that the company had no plans to raise its prices. This morning the company announced that a grande or venti ...
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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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Kraft Raises Price of Maxwell House by 10%

As the price of arabica coffee rises, more and more coffee makers are raising their prices, too. Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT) has increased the price of its famous ...
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Folgers, Dunkin’ Brand Coffee Prices Rise 9%

After hitting a peak of around $2.15 a pound in mid-April, coffee prices have moderated somewhat to around $1.70 a pound for arabica beans. So why did J.M. Smucker Co. ...
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The Highest-Yielding Dividends That Are Safe to Hold

Dividend payments by S&P 500 companies reached an all-time high last year, totaling some $330.8 billion, according to FactSet. As of this March, 418 of the 500 companies in the ...
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Living the Burger King Lifestyle Isn’t Cool

After 40 years of allowing customers to "Have It Your Way," Burger King Worldwide (NYSE: BKW) wants you to know it identifies with self-expression and individualism, so now it's OK to "Be ...
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Kraft Foods Earnings Boosted by One-Time Gains

Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT) reported first-quarter 2014 results after the markets closed Thursday. The packaged food and beverage company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.78 ...
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Why You Should Expect Higher Coffee Prices Ahead

The futures price of coffee has basically doubled since early November, leaving one to ask how long can, say, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) go on until it has to boost ...
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