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Amplify Sets Expected Price Range for IPO

Amplifiy Snack Brands Inc. filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The expected price range for the offering ...
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Is Campbell Soup Finally Popular Again?

Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) has offered up new guidance to investors about its financial strategies. Along this vein the company unveiled plans for its new divisions. CEO Denise Morrison ...
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Blue Buffalo Has a Hearty IPO

Blue Buffalo Pet Products (NASDAQ: BUFF) has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The filing set the ...
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Chipotle Investors Do Not Find Weak Comparable Sales Appetizing

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported its second quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets closed. The company had $4.45 in earnings per share on $1.2 billion in revenue ...
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2 Views on United Natural Foods Losing Albertsons

United Natural Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI) had been a great growth story in the growth of organic, natural and specialty foods. But lately it has run into issues, and the ...
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Was the Cal-Maine Earnings Report Misunderstood?

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ: CALM) is one of the few companies that has a lot of opportunity, and a lot of risk, around the price of eggs in the aftermath ...
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A&P Stores on Track to File for Chapter 11

What was once the largest retailer in the United States is on the verge of filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea, better known as A&P, ...
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Another Confusing Earnings Report From Yum

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday after the market closed. The company had $0.69 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.11 in revenue versus Thomson ...
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PepsiCo Improved Earnings Guidance Belies Inflation

PepsiCo Inc.’s (NYSE: PEP) upgraded earnings guidance tells us a lot more about efficiencies, wage inflation and price inflation than it does about any growth in beverages and snacks. Pepsi ...
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Taco Bell Starts Home Delivery

The Taco Bell unit of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) has begun home delivery in a number of metros. The fast-food business becomes more competitive by the hour as chains ...
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Starbucks to Boost Coffee Drink Prices Tuesday Morning

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) said on Monday that it plans to raise prices on coffee drinks by 5 to 20 cents bright and early on Tuesday. That’s while coffee futures ...
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Kraft Heinz Company Begins Trading Monday

A deal announced in late March that brought together two of the country’s best-known consumer food products companies is now complete and stock in the new Kraft Heinz Company begins ...
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Cost of July Barbecue Soars

As we approach the Fourth of July, people are stocking up on fireworks and revving up their barbecue pits. Has anyone stopped to think about how much this costs? Compared ...
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What to Expect From ConAgra Earnings

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.59 in earnings per share ...
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McDonald’s Better Menu, a Little

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) management, in conjunction with outside organizations, reported that its menu choices have become healthier. However, they still must be less healthy than at most other places ...
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