Both companies' earnings top estimates. Surprisingly, though, soda sales aren't the main reason.
The countries agreed to avoid using competitive devaluations of their currencies.
An abundance of it on TV has some marketers questioning the soaring costs involved and wondering if viewers can even keep up.
MasterCard is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Nike is initiated with a 'neutral.'
In what's turning out to be a great year for production, bad guys are targeting this new liquid gold.
Lululemon is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and Apple is initiated with a 'buy.'
Americans are chugging less per capita, so the beverage industry is investing heavily in low-calorie, sports and energy drinks.
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