The Whitewave Foods Company
How’s ADM Advancing with Its Portfolio Management Strategy?
As part of its portfolio management strategy, Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) sold its Brazilian sugar cane ethanol operations.
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%.
Davidson Kempner Capital buys a new 4Q13 stake in Apple
Davidson Kempner added a new position in Apple Inc. (AAPL) that accounted for 2.19% of the fund’s 4Q portfolio. Apple found favor with hedge funds last quarter.
A Look at Mead Johnson Nutrition’s 4Q16 Performance
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) fell 4.8% to close at $71.24 per share during the fourth week of January 2017.
Berenberg Rated Mead Johnson Nutrition Company as a ‘Sell’
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) has a market cap of $13.9 billion. It rose 5.3% to close at $75.25 per share on January 18, 2017.
How Did Flowers Foods Perform in 3Q16?
Price movement Flowers Foods (FLO) has a market cap of $3.3 billion. It rose 1.4% to close at $15.87 per share on November 9, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 4.1%, 5.5%, and -26.2%, respectively, on the same day. FLO is trading 3.4% above its 20-day moving average, 4.4% […]
A Look at WhiteWave Foods’ 3Q16 Performance
Price movement WhiteWave Foods (WWAV) has a market cap of $9.7 billion. It rose 0.78% to close at $54.47 per share on November 9, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 0.59%, 1.7%, and 40.0%, respectively, on the same day. WWAV is trading 0.37% above its 20-day moving average, 0.44% […]
How Starbucks Brews Up Sustainable Products
A sustainable coffee effort In the previous article, we looked at industry-level and investment-level examples of how things have been on the sustainable investment front and the developments that are helping certain industries. In this article, we’ll look at a company-level example by way of Starbucks (SBUX). Starbucks employs sustainability standards called C.A.F.E. (Coffee and […]
Ingredion Has Declared a Quarterly Dividend
Ingredion (INGR) rose 0.32% to close at $129.28 per share during the third week of September 2016.
Why Did Valspar’s Coatings Segment Revenue Fall in 3Q16?
Valspar (VAL) reports its revenue under two segments, namely: the coatings segment and paints segment.
How Could TIAA Walk Away from the Deal?
We’ll look at the MAE (material adverse effect) clause of the Everbank (EVER)-TIAA merger agreement and see how TIAA could walk away from the deal.
What’s the Rationale for the TIAA-Everbank Merger?
Everbank is a major player in the mortgage origination space. TIAA is looking to take some of that mortgage origination and put it on its balance sheet.
What Benefited ADM’s WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients in 2Q16?
Archer Daniels Midland’s management mentioned that the WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients’ results were in line with the same quarter last year.
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.
What’s Kellogg’s Updated Guidance for Fiscal 2016?
Kellogg (K) updated its fiscal 2016 guidance for currency-neutral comparable net sales, operating profit, and earnings per share.
How’s Cal-Maine Trading Compared to Its Key Moving Averages?
As of July 18, 2016, Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) closed at $44.18. It traded 8.3% below its 100-day moving average and 0.7% below it 50-day moving average.
What Do Analysts Recommend for Cal-Maine Foods after 4Q16?
The average broker target price for Cal-Maine Foods rose slightly to $42.25 from $41.5—4.5% lower than the closing price of $44.18 on July 18, 2016.
Why Is Danone Buying WhiteWave?
As we saw in the first part of this series, French food company Danone is buying US dairy products firm WhiteWave (WWAV) for $56.25 a share in cash.
WhiteWave Foods’ Stock Soared on Its Takeover Announcement
On July 7, 2016, after the announcement of a definite merger agreement between Danone (DANOY) and WhiteWave Foods (WWAV), WhiteWave’s stock soared by 19%.
How Can WhiteWave Foods Add to Danone’s Business?
WhiteWave Foods (WWAV) currently generates around 80%–85% of its total revenue and operating profit from North America alone.
What Are the Benefits of Danone’s WhiteWave Acquisition?
Danone will be acquiring WhiteWave Foods for $56.25 per share in an all-cash transaction. This makes WWAV’s total enterprise value ~$12.5 billion.
Why Did JPMorgan Chase Downgrade WhiteWave Foods?
On July 8, 2016, JPMorgan Chase (JPM) downgraded WhiteWave Foods’ (WWAV) stock to a “neutral” rating from an “overweight” rating.
Danone and WhiteWave Foods Merger: Will It Fulfill Future Demand?
WhiteWave Foods (WWAV) has a market cap of $8.3 billion. It rose by 0.94% to close at $47.43 per share on July 6, 2016.
What Drove Down General Mills’ Revenue Growth for Fiscal 4Q16?
General Mills’ (GIS) net sales for fiscal 4Q16 fell 9% year-over-year. However, they beat analysts’ estimates by 2%.
How Did Pinnacle Foods’ Stock React to Its Fiscal 1Q16 Earnings?
On April 28, 2016, Pinnacle Foods (PF) reported its financial results for fiscal 1Q16, which ended March 27. Pinnacle Foods’ stock has fallen 3% since its previous earnings release on February 25.
Campbell Soup in Fiscal 2016: What’s the Raised Guidance?
Campbell Soup raised its earnings guidance for fiscal 2016 one week before the earnings release due to better-than-expected results for the second quarter.