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General Mills

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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Hillshire Brands Bidding War: Patience Paying Off for Sara Lee Investors

It's been two years since the old Sara Lee business was broken up, but as the bidding war over Hillshire Brands (NYSE: HSH) proves, there was a lot of pent ...
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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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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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Nelson Peltz Renews Push for Pepsi Breakup

Despite posting better-than-expected fourth-quarter and full-year results recently, along with a dividend hike and a plan for additional share buybacks, PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) investors are not happy. Shares have fallen ...
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Nelson Peltz Gets Seat on Mondelez Board, Backs Off Push for Pepsi Merger

Activist investor Nelson Peltz was named to the board of snack food company Mondelez Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ) Tuesday, likely to avoid a proxy fight, and he says that he is no ...
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J.P. Morgan Sees Nine Value Stocks Outperforming Growth Stocks in 2014

With time quickly running out on a fantastic year for investors, the 24/7 Wall Street staff is busy scouring through the research of the firms we cover. After the ...
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Mondelez Sells SnackWell’s Stake

The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that Mondelez International Inc. (NYSE: MDLZ), the snack food business recently spun off from Kraft Foods, will give up its controlling interest in its ...
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This Mondelez Buyback Matters, on the Back of Starbucks

Mondelez International (NASDAQ: MDLZ) is still relatively lesser known than it when it was all a part of Kraft, but investors have racked up gains if they remained. The shares ...
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Oreos Are as Addictive as Cocaine

Some good news for makers of cookies and candy. Recent research shows that Oreos are as addictive as cocaine. However, the companies may want to hold off celebrating. The data are based ...
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Merger

Spin-Offs Back in Vogue: Six Must-Watch Special Situations

When the markets go through periods of great gains, it is not uncommon to see companies start to take more radical efforts to increase their total return for shareholders. Some ...
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The Stocks That Warren Buffett Has Dumped

In last week's SEC filings, investors were given a chance to see which stocks have been bought and sold by Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). While new stakes ...
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Pepsico

PepsiCo Activist Breakup: Making the Stock Double!

Trian Fund Management, under Nelson Peltz, owns a stake more than $1.3 billion in shares of PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP). Now the fund group is becoming more of an activist ...
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Top CEOs Paid More Than 1,000 Times Average Employees

The highest paid executive in the U.S. last year was Ron Johnson, CEO of J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP), who hauled in a total of $53.3 million in total ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ADBE, AAPL, DLR, FTNT, KRFT, MSFT, MDLZ, SLB, TOL, UA)

Investors and traders are often on the hunt for new ideas to generate income and profits. 24/7 Wall St. is always reviewing fresh research calls to find great ideas from ...
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