Author: Diana Key

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Mead Johnson Nutrition Company is a global leader in pediatric nutrition. The company has a portfolio of 70 products in more than 50 countries.

On January 7, 2016, Signet Jewelers (SIG), the world’s largest retailer of diamond jewelry, announced its broad-based success in the holiday season with revenue of $1.9 billion.

The Kraft Heinz Company is the third-largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world.

Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) entered into a definitive agreement under which JAB Holding Company will acquire Keurig for a total equity value of $13.9 billion.

Tiffany & Co. is a holding company that operates through its subsidiary companies. The most notable is Tiffany & Company, a jeweler and specialty retailer.

In 2Q16, Signet reported revenues of $1.4 billion, an increase of 15.1% YoY. Its adjusted EPS rose by 19.6% over the same period to $1.28.

Signet Jewelers operates through 100% owned subsidiaries with a presence in the US, the UK, and Canada. It has ~3,600 stores under various name brands.

On October 28, a definitive agreement for Snyder's-Lance to acquire Diamond Foods was entered. Snyder’s-Lance will acquire all outstanding shares of Diamond Foods.

Hershey is the largest producer of chocolate in North America. It is a global leader in chocolate, sugar confectionery, and chocolate-related products.

Citadel Advisors' 4Q14 portfolio increased by 3.63% to $82.66 billion from $76.77 billion in 3Q14.