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St. Patrick’s Day in 2017 to Set Record for Economic Impact

It is St. Patrick's Day in 2017. While many of us will be out celebrating at some point on Friday, St. Patrick's Day actually makes for a significant economic contribution. ...
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Bottled Water More Popular in the US Than Soda Pop

U.S. sales of bottled water have climbed steadily over the past 40 years and reached a milestone in 2016: per capita consumption of bottled water rose to 39.3 gallons and ...
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25 Lowest Paying Jobs in America

The U.S. economy has recovered considerably since the financial crisis of 2008-2009, with unemployment down substantially from its recession peak of nearly 10%. New minimum wage laws in some U.S. states, ...
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Is Warren Buffett About to Get a Lot Deeper Into Food With Kraft Heinz and Unilever?

If there is one man in the business world that just about anyone can recognize, it would probably be Warren Buffett. He has been the world's richest man and is ...
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Why Pepsi Earnings Don’t Have That Pop

When PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) released its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday, the beverage giant posted $1.20 in earnings per share (EPS) on $19.5 million in ...
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Why More Analysts Are Growing Negative on Whole Foods After Earnings

Although Whole Foods Market Inc.'s (NASDAQ: WFM) fiscal first-quarter financial results were not entirely positive, the stock was last seen up for the day. Further adding to the mix, analysts ...
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Why Coca-Cola Earnings Are Battering the Stock

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Thursday. For the quarter, the soft-drink maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.37 on ...
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Why Whole Foods Is Continuing to Underwhelm Investors

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed on Wednesday. The company posted $0.39 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.92 billion in revenue, ...
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What Investors Didn’t Like About Tyson Foods Earnings

Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN) reported first fiscal quarter 2017 results before markets opened Monday. The food processing company posted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.59 on revenues of $9.18 ...
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Food Prices Expected To Rise Only 1%

If inflation picks up this year, food prices paid at the supermarket level will not be the cause. The USDA Economic Research Service expects them to rise only 1%, after ...
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Conagra Sales Light, Says on Track With Focus Change

Conagra Brands Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported second-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Thursday. The food processor and packager reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.49 on revenues ...
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Is Starbucks Same Store Sales Growth Too Dependent Upon My Starbucks Rewards?

Ahead of its Investor Day on December 7, Starbucks Corporation (NYSE: SBUX) was given a review by Credit Suisse about quantifying the impact of "My Starbucks Rewards" on the Starbucks' ...
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Tyson Foods Pummeled on Sales, Earnings Misses

Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN) reported fourth fiscal quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Monday morning. For the quarter, the food processing company posted adjusted earnings per share ...
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Starbucks Rises on Strong Earnings and Guidance

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company posted $0.56 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.7 billion in revenue. The consensus ...
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ADM Profit Jumps on Exports and Cost Cuts

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (NYSE: ADM) reported third-quarter 2016 earnings before markets opened Tuesday. The agribusiness giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.59 on revenues of $15.83 ...
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