Kraft Foods (KFT)
Background: Kraft is the largest branded food and beverage company headquartered in the U.S. Kraft trades an average of 8 million shares a day and has a market cap of $73 billion.
52-Week High: $41.60Kraft shares have moved higher in the last month, up 4.8%, and the average analyst target price is $43.65. Over the last five years, its dividend has grown by an average of 3.9% a year and currently sports a yield of 2.8%. A mean analyst earnings estimate of $2.49 this year results in a price-to-earnings multiple of about 17. Short sellers are not interested in betting against this one. Short interest is a nonfactor at a rate of 1% of the float.