H.J. Heinz Company

+$0.06 (+0.3%)
Closing price January 3, 2018

Today’s Market Winners and Losers

The stock market is mixed Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.04%, the Nasdaq down 0.06% and the S&P 500 up 0.04%. Today's winners include a wine maker ...
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Berkshire-Heinz Merger Drives More Value to All Food Giants

The Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) $28 billion buyout of H.J. Heinz Co. (NYSE: HNZ) is already all over the news. What investors need to consider now is how this ...
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Warren Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway and Buffett Whale Hunt: Acquiring Heinz for $28 Billion

Warren Buffett is out on another whale hunt acquisition today. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and 3G Capital are acquiring food giant H.J. Heinz Co. (NYSE: HNZ). The terms are ...
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World currency

Venezuelan Currency Devaluation Hits Consumer Goods, Oil

The effects of last week’s surprise devaluation of Venezuela’s currency are already hitting some U.S. firms. Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE: CL) said this morning that it will take a $120 million ...
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Media Digest (1/30/2013) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) CEO Aubrey McClendon retires as scandals around his tenure continue. (Reuters) Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) recalls 752,000 Corollas because of airbag problems. (Reuters) Some at J.P. ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (FCX, FIO, HNZ, JDSU, LGF, MFRM, MET, ZQK, SPG, SCCO, SBUX, JOE, TIF)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Thursday. Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX) cut to Neutral ...
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Stock Split Image

Special Dividends Now Well Over $20 Billion … Much More to Come

The rate of special dividends from large great American companies is coming at an alarming rate. If the politicos in Washington D.C. are not paying attention to this about how ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 20, 2012: Markets Open Lower, Manage Flat Close (COH, AMAT, ARMH, INTC, WFM, BRCD, JACK, KKD, QIHU, SCVL, BWS, CPB, HNZ, TECD, KID, CRM, ZLC, DE, HPQ, KKD, BBY)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning and were never able to make a sustained push into positive territory. In Europe, the downgrade of French sovereign debt cooled the equity ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 19, 2012: Markets Ride High All Day (LH, HAL, RMBS, MO, WSM, LOW, TSN, BRCD, JACK, KKD, QIHU, SCVL, BBY, BWS, CPB, HNZ, HPQ, TECD, BMTI, WMGI, DMND, AAPL)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following comments after Friday’s meeting between President Obama and Congressional leaders to discuss ways of dodging the fiscal cliff. Some were also expecting ...
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Big Changes to Argus Model Portfolios (EXC, DRI, IP, DUK, HNZ, DOW, COH, CAKE, MYL, VRTX)

The research team at Argus Research is making some changes to its theoretical model portfolios. It is making buy and sell recommendations in the Equity Income, Growth & Income and ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — August 29, 2012: Markets Rise on Slim Economic News (WPI, SCHN, IBM, BIDU, IDXX, TFM, GCO, HNZ, ISLE, JASO, JOY, YGE, ZLC, LTRX, P, TIVO, VRA, TD, YELP, MCP, NOK)

The three major U.S. stock indexes opened slightly higher this morning following an upward revision to the U.S. second quarter GDP growth reading to 1.7%, above the 1.5% preliminary reading ...
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Heinz Results Mixed, but Margins Rise on Higher Pricing

H.J. Heinz Co. (NYSE: HNZ) reported adjusted first quarter 2013 earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 on $2.79 billion in sales before markets opened today. In the same period a ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — August 28, 2012: Markets Mixed on Mixed Data (AKS, IACI, CHK, VMW, GSK, STP, BWS, MY, MOV, SAFM, TFM, GCO, HNZ, ISLE, JASO, JOY, YGE, ZLC, SBX, ESGR, LXK, NOK, AAPL)

The three major U.S. stock indexes opened lower this morning and bounced around the flat line for most of the day. It seems that everyone is waiting to hear what ...
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Top Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead (STP, TIF, TFM, HNZ, JOY, P, CIEN, OVTI, SPLK)

We have prepared an earnings calendar for the week ahead.  Considering that it is going to be a very lightly attended week for investors there are just not that many ...
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ConAgra Looking Forward to Low Commodities Prices (CAG, HNZ, KFT, TSN, SFD)

Food processor ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported fourth quarter results this morning, beating the consensus EPS estimate by one penny at $0.51 and surpassing a revenue estimate of $3.38 ...
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