Sara Lee spins off coffee and tea business, and moves out of S&P 500.
The restaurant chain reports quarterly results, and the beverage company is being added to the S&P 500.
The iconic American company will now be known as Hillshire Brands, after spinning off its international beverage unit.
The news calls into question why the company recently acquired several beverage companies.
The 'smart money' isn't perfect, either.
The acquisition enhances the food and beverage company's position in Brazil.
Steel Dynamics and US Steel are downgraded to 'hold.' DuPont is initiated with 'equal weight.'
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