Invest in the Purina Portfolio

Over a span of 32 years, former Ralston Purina CEO Bill Stiritz created tremendous value for shareholders. Here are 10 stocks that have benefited from his legacy -- and could have a place in your portfolio. More 

Look at Your Breakfast for Trading Ideas

General Mills (GIS) is the largest stock to make repeated new highs this year, spooning tablespoons of sugar into shareholders' bowls. More 

Who Should Bid at the Hostess Auction?

Walmart and PepsiCo are among intriguing possibilities as potential bidders for Hostess brands like Twinkies and Wonder Bread. More 

8 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

This week, eight Packaged Foods stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy"). More 

Hormel Foods Buys Skippy Peanut Butter, Shares Jump

Hormel Foods will purchase the Skippy brand of peanut butter from Unilever for $700 million, sending Hormel's shares up in Thursday trading. More 

ConAgra Foods: Buy for Defense Only

It's up, but trails the broader market. So if you're looking for something that will juice your returns, why jump in now? More 

Trade of the Day: ConAgra Foods (CAG)

Though the conglomerate sector is bullish, there are only a few stocks every week that give signals strong enough to make them candidates for options trading. More