Whole Foods upgraded to 'outperform' and Kraft Foods downgraded to 'hold.'
Strong Asian and European manufacturing reports boost global stocks, and US markets seem set to follow.
Some recipients of the $75 billion federal program use the benefit to buy favorite treats for relatives in the Caribbean.
The activist investor would like to see the company acquire Oreo maker Mondelez.
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A dairy provision in new agriculture legislation designed to aid providers is being compared to 'Soviet-style' communism.
The company puts a lighthearted spin on questions arising after Christine Day said she would step down from the top spot.
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Consumers are very status conscious in Asia, Africa and other emerging-market areas. This is especially true in China.
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Americans can kill two birds with one stone by filing their taxes and buying health insurance at the same time.
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