food

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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Amazon Cuts Whole Foods Prices Again Ahead of Holidays

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is back at it again, slashing its prices, this time at its recently acquired organic grocer, Whole Foods. The e-commerce empire announced that it would be ...
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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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New Challenge for Major Brewers: Over a Million People Brew Their Own Beer

Brewing beer has been a great national pastime in this country, and a great industry has sprung up from it. Most Americans will have a beer now and then whether ...
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Blue Apron Makes the Cut Despite Q3 Loss

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened Thursday. The company said that it had a net loss of $0.47 per share and ...
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McDonald’s Comparable Sales Save Q3 Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. Despite ranking as one of the strongest Dow stocks in 2017, McDonald’s just met expectations ...
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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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Kroger Short Interest Soars on Amazon Fears

Supermarket giant Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) saw a jump of 23.5% in short interest during the two-week period ending September 15. The stock price dropped by 2.8% in the period. ...
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Tale of the Tape: Why McDonald’s Is a Top Stock in 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) has been on an absolute tear in 2017, hitting all-time highs and continuing the longest bull market in recent history. Currently the average is ...
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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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Whole Foods, Now an Amazon Company, Takes Aim at Walmart

The joke used to be that Whole Foods Market's real name was Whole Paycheck. The purveyor of organic and specialty foods is getting a makeover, beginning Monday morning, as new ...
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Will Blue Apron Get Eaten Alive When It Reports Thursday Morning?

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) is scheduled to release its second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday — its first earnings report as a public company. The ...
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Tyson Foods Earnings Boosted by AdvancePierre Acquisition

Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN) reported third-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Monday. The food processing company posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.28 on revenues of $9.85 ...
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Shopping for Groceries Online: Can Walmart Face Down Amazon?

Ever since Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced its offer to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), a lot of attention has been focused on shopping online for groceries. Who ...
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Chipotle Bites Back With Solid Earnings

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) released its most recent quarterly results after markets closed Tuesday. Although these results do not reflect the time following Chipotle’s recent health scare, they ...
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