PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)

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Pepsi Boosts Guidance on Pricing Strength

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The food and beverage company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.32 on revenues of $16.89 ...
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Coke and Pepsi Likely Not to Please Investors

If the past is any guide, when Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reports earnings before markets open Tuesday morning, the company will reveal that it had $0.63 in earnings per share ...
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World’s 10 Most Respected Brands

Just because people are familiar with a brand doesn’t mean that the brand is well-liked or well-respected. And if a relatively few people like a brand but it is not ...
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Red Bull Challenges Pepsi and Bud in Marketing Push

Red Bull, the ubiquitous energy drink, has such a broad array of marketing campaigns that it has started to challenge PepsiCo Inc.'s (NYSE: PEP) flagship and Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./N.V.'s (NYSE: BUD) ...
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Panera Bread Makes a Clean Break Toward Sustainability

Is it just coincidence the leaders in the fast casual dining segment, virtually the only segment of the restaurant industry showing consistently high growth, are also the ones that seemingly ...
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PepsiCo Drinks In Gatorade’s Social Media Performance at Game One of NBA Finals

Social media is a veritable minefield for companies. While the chance to connect with your customers represents a rich opportunity for extending your brand, one false move and it can ...
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Diet Soda Drinkers Lose More Weight

Sales of diet soft drinks have been fizzling out for several years running, and the industry has not been able to come up with a way to stop the decline. ...
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Will the Chicago Cubs Win the World Series?

You know the story. The Chicago Cubs haven’t won a World Series since 1908, by far the longest championship drought in baseball. So naturally, fans take this to mean their ...
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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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As Keurig Green Mountain Finds More Coca-Cola Love, Is SodaStream Next?

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) is seeing yet another rise this week, a week after positive earnings news. Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) now has agreed to raise its stake ...
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Snack Food Sales Boost Pepsi Earnings

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The food and beverage company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.83 on revenues of $12.62 ...
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Is Pepsi Looking at a Stake in SodaStream?

Israeli business newspaper Calcalist reported Wednesday morning that SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA), the Israel-based maker of home soft drink dispensers, is holding talks related to selling a stake of ...
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Is Coke Worth More Than Pepsi?

Is the Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO) worth more than PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP)? It would appear so, at least based on brand value. The subject is, however, more complicated than just ...
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What Health Risk in Soda? Coca-Cola Credit Ratings Looking Positive

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is a Dow Jones industrial Average component with shares that have been pressured compared to the broad market. It faces health concerns, and it does ...
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Companies Left in a Lurch as Tiger Woods Out of Masters

It's just not CBS Sports that is a loser if Tiger Woods does not play in the Masters Golf Tournament. CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) likely will lose out because a ...
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