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The Street's 'corrective action' made an attractive company that is growing profitability even more appetizing.
With management having just increased the dividends and share buyback plan, General Mills should now be a central part of a nutritious portfolio.
While Kellogg does offer a strong yield at 2.90%, I still consider this a stale stock.
With improved volumes and growth prospects, this stock should trade at $75 per share in the next six to 12 months.
Red Beans, wasabi KitKat at Hershey and Nestle face off against Micron and Microsoft.
Europe's macro numbers might look good, but Nestle is struggling.
The company has become bullet-proof, and that is reflected in its bubbly stock price.
Once the restructuring is over, those companies that planned for the bumps in the road will see strong revenue growth.
Management seems willing to sacrifice near-term margin for long-term growth. I agree.
In trading on Tuesday, shares of Nestle S A crossed above their 200 day moving average of $67.53, changing hands as high as $68.01 per share. Nestle S A shares are currently trading off about 0.6% on the day.
If France gets hit with bad economic news, these stocks would become great bargains.
Mortgage REITs and health care will be the first sectors to fall after an initial bounce higher.
Nestle, with its fortress-like balance sheet, also offers a backdoor way in to the Swiss franc.
John Burke, CEO of Burke Financial Strategies, says global food and restaurant stocks like McDonald's and Nestle are smart and safe plays in a volatile market.
Now may be the optimum time to consider buying some of Europe's best companies.
The weight-loss industry's profits expand as Americans fatten up.
Boomers, don't despair. You'll be working another 10 years or more, and this is how to get back on track.
Amid all those cheap retail goods there are still plenty of things you can buy that are born in the U.S.A.
Click through for a slideshow of the major consumer product recalls of 2011.
Unilever is set to acquire Russian cosmetic maker Concern Kalina, underscoring a growing trend of corporate deal-making in the consumer stock sector.
We had great trades on the euro and the SPX, but we had some bad ones in FXF, SI and JAZZ.
Even after today's free fall, it's likely to lose more ground against the euro.
Since the Swiss franc is pegged to the unsteady euro, this giant food exporter could get a big boost.
Billionaire Carl Icahn is trying to take control of all the seats on Clorox's board after the company twice rejected his takeover bids. Find out which other consumer stocks are joining the M&A uptrend.
Food stocks from Kraft and Nestle to Wendy's and McDonald's are banking on emerging-market strength, but that doesn't mean the group is immune to market volatility. For equity investors, these companies could prove to be the outperformers.
Nestle says conditions remain 'tough' as higher costs and a stronger Swiss franc pressure results and offset price increases, but it sees growth ahead, particularly in emerging markets.
Sell down your expensive bond and gold holdings and reallocate your funds where you can find real, durable value.
A common bit of advice is that you should invest in what you know, and food is something we all know well.
If it seems like everything from meat and potatoes to tissues and batteries is getting more expensive, it's because it is. Here's a look at some of the consumer products you pay more for.
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