4 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of four packaged foods stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy") rating. More 

PF: Pinnacle Foods Stock Pops on Analyst Upgrade

RBC Capital raised its rating for Pinnacle Foods stock to "Outperform," sending PF shares up more than 2% on Thursday. More 

PPC, HSH: Pilgrim’s Pride Boosts Hillshire Bid

Pilgrim's Pride has raised its offer for Hillshire Brands to $55 per share, higher than the $50 per share bid from Tyson Foods. More 

Pilgrim’s Pride, And Now Tyson? Hillshire Brands Can’t Lose

Tyson's hostile bid for Hillshire Brands (HSH) is good news for everyone holding food company stocks because industry consolidation is officially on. More 

Buybacks All Day – Morning Linkfest (May 29)

Who's bidding the S&P 500 up? Apparently it's the S&P 500. Zero Hedge's look at buybacks and more in our daily linkfest. More 

Hillshire Brands – Bring Home the Bacon and Go With Pilgrim’s Pride

Pilgrim’s Pride wants to buy Hillshire Brands for $45 per share, and if you own HSH stock, you should hope they take the money and run. Here's why. More 

PF, HSH: Pinnacle Foods Stock Soars on Hillshire Farms Deal Buzz

Pinnacle Foods stock (PF) is flying high on news that Hillshire Farms (HSH) will purchase the company. More