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McCormick and Peers Are Trading below Key Moving Averages
As of January 21, McCormick closed at $80.0. It trades 4.4% below its 100-day moving average. Also, the stock price rose 1% in the last two months.
Unfavorable Weather in West Africa Drives Cocoa Prices
Cocoa futures contracts on the Intercontinental Exchange (or ICE) for March delivery rose by 0.98% and settled at $2,791 per metric ton on January 28, 2016.
Mead Johnson & Company Gets Upgraded to ‘Neutral’
Mead Johnson & Company (MJN) has a market cap of $17.0 billion. It rose by 0.46% to close at $90.95 per share on July 13, 2016.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Declares Dividend of $0.41 Per Share
Mead Johnson Nutrition rose 1.2% to close at $72.85 per share on December 14. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.16%, 0.83%, and -6.3%.
Cocoa Prices Fall on Rumored Supply Rejuvenation in Ghana
The cocoa futures contract on the Intercontinental Exchange, or ICE, for March delivery fell 4.2%. It settled at $2,810 per metric ton on January 20.
Higher Supply Projection for 2016–2017 Pulls Cocoa Prices Down
Cocoa futures contracts on the Intercontinental Exchange (or ICE) for March delivery fell by 2.3% and settled at $2,764 per metric ton on January 27, 2016.
Dunkin’ Brands’ Strategic Focus and Supply Chain
A strategic focus and balanced strategy for restaurant include a present in grocery chains to help diversify risks associated with a bad economic cycle.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Just Declared Quarterly Dividend
Mead Johnson fell 1.2% to close at $73.16 per share on March 2. MJN’s weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.66%, 1.7%, and -7.3%, respectively.
McCormick & Company: 58% of Wall Street Analysts Rate MKC a ‘Hold’
Wall Street analysts provided target prices for the next 12 months and ratings after McCormick reported its fiscal 4Q15 results on January 28.
Could Wheat Prices Fall to Season Lows?
After a drop on February 18, 2016, March wheat prices were trading near the key support of 460 cents per bushel.
Wheat Rises above Key Resistance of $4.50
March 2016 wheat futures prices were trading near the support level of 455 cents per bushel on March 3, 2016. Prices surged on the day and breached the resistance level of 450 cents.
Stronger Demand Cues from Weekly Exports Drive Wheat Prices
Wheat March futures trading on CBOT increased 2.4% and closed at $4.53 per bushel on March 4, 2016. They rose from stronger export demand cues from the weekly export sales report.
Cocoa Prices Could Rise Sharply and Hurt Food Companies
The rise in the cocoa prices could hurt food and beverage companies as it raises the cost of inputs. Dean Foods (DF) fell by 1.1% on January 15, 2016.
Société Générale Downgrades Mead Johnson Nutrition to a ‘Hold’
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) has a market capitalization of $16.6 billion. It fell by 0.77% to close at $89.20 per share on July 29, 2016.
Where Is Mead Johnson in Comparison to Key Moving Averages?
On July 15, 2016, Mead Johnson (MJN) closed at $91.38. That’s 9.3% above its 100-day moving average, 6.6% above its 50-day moving average, and 3.0% above its 20-day moving average.
Corn Prices Shift to Upward Price Movement
March corn futures prices were trading above the crucial support of $3.60 on March 10, 2016. Corn prices rose for the fifth consecutive trading day by ~1%.
Why Did Corn Prices Trade near the Crucial Resistance of $3.6?
Corn futures prices rose for the third consecutive trading day on March 8, 2016. It was trading near the resistance level of $3.60 per bushel on the day.
Corn Prices Rose despite Weaker European Import Cues
Corn futures on the CBOT, for March delivery, rose and settled at $3.58 per bushel on March 8. Corn prices rose despite weaker European corn import prospects.
Why Corn Prices Might Rise above the $3.55 Support Level
March corn prices were trading near the crucial support of $3.55 per bushel for the seventh consecutive trading day on March 4.
Did WhiteWave Foods’ Revenue Meet Expectations in 4Q15?
WhiteWave Foods (WWAV) was expected to report revenue of $1,034 million for 4Q15, a rise of 13.5% YoY (year-over-year). The company reported $1,027 million, an increase of ~13% compared to 4Q14.
Cocoa Prices Traded above the Key Support Level
March cocoa prices were trading near the key support of $2,800 per metric ton on January 26. Prices were under pressure due to favorable weather conditions.
Bittersweet: Cocoa Prices Trade Way Below Key Moving Averages
March cocoa futures prices were trading near the crucial support level of $2,800 per metric ton on January 20, 2016.
Kraft Heinz: What Happened after the Merger?
The Pittsburgh-based, privately owned ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation acquired Kraft Foods last month.