General Mills and other food companies are going on the offensive, hoping to change consumer perceptions about products in the freezer aisle.
The sector had a down year compared to the rest of the market, but a handful of companies are set to thrive in the New Year.
While the cereal and snack food stock does offer a strong yield at 2.9%, I still consider this a stale pick.
CAG has broken critical support and it is an avoid.
Investors are punishing and rewarding stocks, sometimes without much reasoning other than the central bank's decision not to taper.
Most are expecting increased volatility in equity markets on Friday as index managers rebalance their portfolios.
The Federal Reserve surprised markets by keeping its stimulus measures intact.
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Like many companies this winter, the fast-food giant blamed a drop in same-store sales on the weather. But could its problems be bigger than a snowbank?
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Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
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