Food Stocks

Discontinued General Mills Cereals to Rise From Dead for Halloween 2013

General Mills will revive two long-discontinued cereals -- Fruit Brute and Fruity Yummy Mummy -- as part of a seasonal promotion. More 

Nestlé May Axe Brands Due to Sales Slowdown

Struggling in the face of slipping sales, Nestlé is reviewing the performance of its 8,000 brands and may sell off under-performing brands. More 

Campbell Soup Sued Over ‘Heart Health’ Symbol

Campbell Soup and the American Heart Association are being sued by a man who says the soups contain too much sodium to get the AHA's heart-healthy label. More 

Mars Food Study: Spam and Nutella on Astronauts’ Menu

A team of researchers has found that meals served on long space flights are likely to include canned meat Spam and chocolate-hazelnut spread Nutella. More 

Tyson Bans Beef Fed With Merck Supplement

Cattle fed with Merck's popular growth additive Zilmax will no longer be purchased by Tyson Foods, the nation's largest beef packer. More 

Trade of the Day: Hillshire Brands (HSH)

The uptrend in this stock isn't supported by fundamentals--an unsustainable situation that indicates bearishness ahead. More 

Bull’s Eye Report: Post Holdings (POST)

Take advantage of food stock strength! Post Holdings (POST) is presenting the best entry point in the sector. More 

Bull’s Eye Report: Sanderson Farms (SAFM)

Packaged Foods & Meats stocks have had a pretty good year thus far. More 

New Twinkies Will Have Twice the Shelf Life

It’s a joke as old as the product itself: long after humankind is gone, the Twinkie we leave behind will still be edible. Come July 15, that joke is going to be a little more accurate. More 

Twinkies: They’re Back, But Still Dead

The Hostess hype machine is full engaged once again now that Twinkies are set to return, but an increasingly healthier America might shorten the welcome quicker than you'd expect. More