Consumer Products

Campbell Soup Eats Up Snyder in Huge Acquisition

Snyder’s-Lance Inc. (NASDAQ: LNCE) saw its shares make a handy gain early on Monday after it was announced that Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) would be acquiring the company. The ...
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Nelson Peltz on Procter & Gamble Board: What It Means for Board, Management

Even though Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) says that raider Nelson Peltz lost his effort to get a board seat when the company counted votes at its annual meeting, ...
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Smith & Wesson Maker Slashes Outlook, Shoots Down Stock

American Outdoor Brands Corp. (NASDAQ: AOBC), maker of Smith & Wesson handguns, reported second-quarter fiscal 2018 earnings after markets closed on Thursday. The gun maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per ...
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Why Lululemon Earnings Are Zen

When Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said that it had $0.56 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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CVS to Buy Aetna for $68 Billion

According to reports in several media, CVS Healthcare Corp. (NYSE: CVS) will buy Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET). The deal has been rumored for weeks Bloomberg editors wrote:  CVS Health Corp. ...
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Postal Service Expects To Deliver 15 Billion Pieces Of Mail Over Holidays

The deeply troubled United States Postal Service will do brisk business over the holidays, despite companies which including Fedex (NYSE: FDX) and UPS (NYSE: UPS) constantly stealing its customers. The ...
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Campbell Soup Earnings Just Don’t Taste Right

Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) released its most recent quarterly earnings results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The firm posted $0.92 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.16 billion ...
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Why Signet Is Getting Crushed in Q3

Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE: SIG) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.15 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Has Peltz Beaten P&G and Gained Board Seat?

On October 9, shareholders of Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) cast their ballots for all 11 seats on the company's board of directors. On October 10, P&G declared victory, ...
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Cost of Thanksgiving Falls to 5-Year Low as Food Prices Fall

The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) has posted its carefully followed "cost of Thanksgiving" report. According to the organization, the cost of the annual meal has fallen to the lowest ...
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Jeld-Wen Gears Up for Secondary Offering

door and window Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. (NYSE: JELD) has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. Keep in mind that the ...
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Pepsi Enters Brand Partnership With Baseball Sensation Aaron Judge

Seeing big brands partner with star athletes or celebrities is not exactly a new concept. But signing New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge is about as popular as you can ...
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Tyson Takes a Big Bite Out of Earnings

Shares of Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN) saw a handy gain to kick off the week after the company announced its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results, as well as the completion ...
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Why Ammo Maker Vista Outdoor Slashed Guidance

Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) reported second-quarter fiscal 2018 results before markets opened Thursday. The ammunition and outdoor products company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.34 on ...
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Adidas Results Spell Trouble for Nike

Germany-based athletic apparel company Adidas announced earnings for its most recent quarter that show how successful it has become as a challenger to Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE). The American company ...
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