Consumer Products

Funko Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Funko has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering. The company expects to price its 13.33 million shares in ...
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Procter & Gamble Faces More Headwinds Despite Earnings Beat

When Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday, the company said that it had $1.09 in earnings per share ...
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Phillip Morris Earnings Up in Smoke

Phillip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) released its third-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Thursday. The company posted $1.27 in earnings per share (EPS) and $7.5 billion in ...
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Why Coach Is Changing Its Name to Tapestry

Luxury goods maker Coach Inc. (NYSE: COH) announced on Wednesday that by the end of the month it will be known as Tapestry Inc. The move is meant to better ...
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Procter & Gamble Declares Victory in Proxy Vote

A preliminary count by Procter & Gamble Co.'s (NYSE: PG) proxy solicitors indicates that P&G shareholders elected all 11 of the company-backed directors. Activist investor Nelson Peltz of Trian Fund ...
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What to Expect When PepsiCo Reports

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $1.43 in earnings per ...
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Why Jefferies Downgraded PepsiCo Ahead of Earnings

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) is scheduled to report its most recent quarterly results later this week, but one key analyst isn’t exactly bullish on what the company may have in ...
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Nevada Rakes in $27 Million in Legal Pot Sales in First Month; Will Other States Follow?

In a state that relies on gambling for revenue, it looks like legalized marijuana sales in Nevada are sure bet. Pot dispensaries pulled in more than $27 million in July, ...
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Is Too Much Happening All at Once at Philip Morris International?

When investors hear about management changes, reorganization, global market risks and a big analyst upgrade all at once, it's enough to make their heads spin. That is what is going ...
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China Seeks Domination — One Toilet Seat at a Time

Did you know that you can spend more than $100 on a toilet seat? More than 200,000 Americans are spending more than $35 for toilet seats made in China and ...
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Nike Trampled After Q1 Earnings Report

After Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results late on Tuesday, the investor reaction Wednesday practically wiped out all of Nike's gains so far this year. It ...
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What to Expect When Nike Reports After the Close

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) is schedule to release its most recent quarterly earnings report after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.48 in ...
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Does Starbucks Coffee Cause Cancer?

Some scientists believe that a chemical in coffee causes cancer. A lawsuit in California could conclude in a judgment that would support that. Since Starbucks Corp. (NYSE: SBUX) is the ...
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How Harry Potter Killed Scholastic Shares

Scholastic Corp. (NASDAQ: SCHL) released its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Thursday. Looking at the numbers year over year, there is a huge disparity, and a ...
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Is This the Start of the Inventure Foods Turnaround?

Shares of Inventure Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: SNAK) saw one of their better gains in the market on Wednesday, after the firm said that it plans to sell its frozen food ...
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