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Brexit and Amazon are more important than oil prices, and keep an eye on takeover targets.
TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer says pantry companies aren't going to grow and need to make an acquisition.
Luck matters, but what you do with it matters more.
My 3 a.m. project this morning: I am not banking on banks. Today's stock performance could be a tad disquieting to bank bulls, though not conclusive (it's only one day!). Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC) were barely higher on the day. To me, ...
Shares of Hershey's surged on Thursday after a report that Mondelez had approached the chocolate manufacturer with a $23 billion takeover offer.
The S&P 500 enjoyed a third straight day in rally mode, while closing out the second quarter with gains of more than one percent.
Just when Brexit was supposed to be disastrous for stocks, buyers blasphemously step up to spend billions on other companies.
And 2 potential deals that make sense.
It appears the Brexit-triggered panic is subsiding as markets begin to rebound.
As bid from Mondelez for Hershey shows, companies with no growth either invent it or buy it.
U.S. stocks moved more confidently higher after Bank of England's Mark Carney backed further monetary easing in the wake of the Brexit decision.
The reported takeover offer by Mondelez (MDLZ) for Hershey (HSY) is buoying consumer staples. That, in turn, is holding the S&P 500 at lofty levels.
The takeaway from the latest Fed spectacle may be to invest nothing long-term in the stock market.
As Nestle, the world's largest food marker, looks to build global brands and overcome China weaknesses, experts say the possibility of a Hershey takeover is not likely.
Activist fund Hudson Executive has quietly accumulated a stake in the health and wellness company.
U.S. stocks remained mixed through the afternoon on Tuesday.
Earnings season also continues today with Hershey and Procter & Gamble reporting before the opening bell.
It's an important signal that the market can rotate into the tried and true and isn't a one-trick industrial pony.
U.S. stocks ended around session highs on Wednesday as crude oil roared to its highest settlement of 2016.
Jim Cramer says Hershey is a play on improving convenience store sales, and as that stock comes in and bottoms, he looks at it as a buy.
Consumers are spending more money in convenience stores and Hershey is a convenience store play, says Jim Cramer.
Jim Cramer says consumer products companies like Clorox, PepsiCo, and Procter & Gamble have the best stock charts right now.
Tootsie Roll and Lancaster Colony are vastly different food firms.
Food conglomerate General Mills Inc. has bought Epic Provisions LLC, an Austin, Texas-based maker of meat snacks, the acquirer said on Wednesday, Jan. 6.
A move back to the upper $90s for HSY in the weeks ahead would break the 40-week moving average and the downtrend that a ruler would identify.
Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of TheStreet's Action Alerts Plus and host of CNBC's 'Mad Money,' sees a selective Santa Claus rally on Wall Street this year.