Consumer Products

Tivity Health Moves to Acquire Nutrisystem

Nutrisystem Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI) shares jumped sharply on Monday after it was announced that the firm would be acquired by Tivity Health Inc. (NASDAQ: TVTY) in a cash and stock ...
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Why United Natural Foods Hit a Low Not Seen in Nearly a Decade

After United Natural Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: UNFI) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, shares hit a new multiyear low — one not seen in ...
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Tobacco Giant Altria Pays $1.8 Billion for Stake in Canadian Pot Grower

To no one's surprise, Marlboro cigarette maker Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) announced Friday that it has agreed to acquire a 45% stake in Canada-based Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON) ...
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Ulta Beauty Whiffs Big in Q3

When Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had $2.18 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Level Brands Moves to Acquire Cannabidiol Firm

Level Brands Inc. (NYSE: LEVB) shares jumped on Tuesday after the company announced that it would be acquiring Cure Based Development, the owner, operator and manufacturer of nationally recognized consumer ...
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Altria & Cronos Rumor: What ‘Big Tobacco’ Gets If It Becomes ‘Big Cannabis’

The business world of medical marijuana is getting yet another facet to its growth story. Rumors have surfaced that Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) is in talks to acquire Cronos ...
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New Age Beverage Expands Footprint With Key Acquisition

New Age Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ: NBEV) shares made a handy gain on Monday after the company announced that it would be acquiring Morinda Holdings, a healthy lifestyles and beverage company ...
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Despite the Beat, Yeti’s Q3 Is a Bust

When Yeti Holdings Inc. (NYSE: YETI) released its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, it was the first time that it reported as a public company. The ...
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Deutsche Bank Out With Top Consumer ‘Risk Off’ Picks for 2019

Needless to say, the past few days have been a bright spot for investors after a brutal October and November, but one thing seems clear across Wall Street: 2019 may ...
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Newell Brands Adds a New Executive to the Mix

Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL) shares shot up on Monday after the company announced that it would be shuffling the deck at the executive level. The company announced that it ...
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Massachusetts Kicks Off Recreational Marijauna Sales

Voters in Massachusetts approved legal sales of marijuana and related products more than two years ago. On Tuesday, the state's first two retail outlets opened for business. These stores are ...
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Why Campbell Soup Is Surviving the Market Carnage

Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB) released fiscal first quarter financial results before markets opened Tuesday. The company posted $0.79 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.69 billion in revenue. Thomson ...
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Beyond Meat Gears Up For IPO

Beyond Meat filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were given in the filing, although the ...
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Whole Foods Predicts the Top 10 Food Trends for 2019

Whole Foods Market’s global buyers and experts recently released the most anticipated and innovative food trends for 2019 in their fourth annual trends predictions announcement. The retailer’s seasoned trend-spotters compiled ...
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Why the Rest of 2018 May Reward Etsy Shareholders Even More

Etsy Inc. (NASDAQ: ETSY) was featured heavily in Wednesday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades, which is produced daily. Most analyst calls are calling for 8% to 10% with new Buy ratings ...
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