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Will a New Ultra-Premium Guinness Beer Be a Hit – At $35 Per Bottle?

Sometimes new beer launches are great feats, and sometimes they are a risk. So, what is a beer drinking guy supposed to think of a new beer from Guinness? The ...
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Boulder Brands Warning Could Bring Fear of Gluten-Free Trend

Boulder Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: BDBD) has seen its shares get smacked down hard after the food products company announced its preliminary third-quarter earnings. The company has now projected only $0.08 in ...
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McDonald’s 740 Calorie Hamburger and 520 Calorie Shake

Wall Street has lost faith in McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), the great pillar of the fast-food industry. The reasons given include trouble with suppliers in China and Japan, a drop ...
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LiveDeal CEO Creates Leveraged Move of Sorts

LiveDeal Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) saw its shares take a handy jump in trading Tuesday following the vote of confidence that its chief executive gave the company. Jon Isaac, CEO of ...
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Chipotle Meets Reality on Earnings and Growth Expectation

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported its third-quarter results Monday after the market closed as $4.15 in earnings per share and $1.08 billion in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters ...
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Can Earnings at McDonald’s Escape the Hangman?

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is set to report earnings on Tuesday morning. As this fast-food giant has been showing negative sales trends at the same time that it has been ...
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Starbucks Offers ‘Starbucks for Life’ Card

A lucky few Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) cardholders (10 to be exact) will win a "Starbucks for Life" card, the latest in a line of promotions that the coffee firm ...
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EPA Reports Negligible Benefits from Bee-Killing Pesticides (Updated & Corrected)

Correction: The original article was based on outdated information and incorrectly stated that GrubEx from The Scotts-Miracle Gro Company still contained a neonicotinoid. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
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The Habit Restaurants Files for IPO

Habit Restaurants Inc. has filed its S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, but the ...
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Dow Chemical Gets Approval for Herbicide to Challenge Roundup

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday granted approval to the AgroSciences division of Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) for the use of its Enlist Duo-brand herbicide. The substance ...
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Will Ranking Vegetables Help Turn Around Whole Foods?

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) has been among the worst performing stocks on the S&P 500 for all of 2014. When the upscale grocery store chain reported fiscal second-quarter ...
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Analyst Sum of the Parts Review Shows Yum! Worth Much More

A fundamental question that growing companies must continue to ask themselves is, are the parts worth more than the whole? In the case of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), Oppenheimer ...
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Pepsi Earnings Set Course for New 52-Week High

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The food and beverage company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.36 on revenues of $17.22 ...
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What to Expect From Pepsi Earnings

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) is set to report its third-quarter earnings Thursday before the market opens. This food and beverage giant beat estimates yet again in the previous quarter. This earnings ...
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Buybacks Might Not Save Monsanto Earnings

Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The fertilizer and seed maker reported an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.27 ...
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