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) pushed the Food & Beverage industry lower today making it today's featured Food & Beverage laggard. The industry as a whole was unchanged today. By the end of trading, Kraft Foods Group fell $0.61 (-1.1%) to $54.88 on average volume. Throughout the day, 3,615,242 shares of Kraft Foods Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3,138,300 shares. The stock ranged in price between $54.54-$55.70 after having opened the day at $55.69 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.49. Other companies within the Food & Beverage industry that declined today were:
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Kraft Foods Group, Inc. operates as a consumer packaged food and beverage company in North America. Kraft Foods Group has a market cap of $32.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are up 2.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Kraft Foods Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates
Kraft Foods Group
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, revenue growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins.
- You can view the full Kraft Foods Group Ratings Report.
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