Kellogg Company (K)

63.58
NYSE
Prev Close 63.00
Day Low/High 63.15 / 64.36
52 Wk Low/High 56.61 / 68.60
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 341.12B
Market Cap 21.49B
P/E Ratio 16.90
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Selling the Pringles Pop

I'm ringing the register a bit here. Kellogg (K) reports the acquisition of Pringles from Procter & Gamble (PG) for about $2.7 billion The transaction will be about 8 cents accretive. I sold some K yesterday and I am selling some more stock $2 above...

Reducing Clorox and Kellogg Longs

This is a reflection of my near-term defensive posture. Reflecting my near-term defensiveness, I am reducing my Clorox (CLX) and Kellogg (K) longs now.

What to Own and How Much

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale.

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale. So far, the Cassandras' predictions of global collapse and failure have been proven false. Some of the most notorious bears are now turning bullish and revising their forecasts to the positiv...

Avoid the Opening

Avoid the Opening

Do I hate up openings after a remarkable run that we have had.

Kellogg Delivers a Successful Quarter

I am buying more at these levels as reward vs. risk remains attractive. Kellogg (K), a favored investment long of mine, has a small beat to fourth-quarter 2011 EPS, reaffirms good organic growth guidance and emphasizes the success of its brand-build...

Kellogg downgraded at JP Morgan

Added to Investment Longs

I also reinitiated long trades in BMC and Nokia. Today I added to the following long positions: Procter & Gamble (PG), PepsiCo (PEP), MGIC Investment (MTG), Lincoln National (LNC), Legg Mason (LM), Kellogg (K), General Motors (GM) and Ford (F). In a...

Consuming Staples

I am adding to my sector plays on the recent weakness. I am taking advantage of the recent weakness in consumer staples and adding back to Procter & Gamble (PG), Kellogg (K) and International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF).

Staples Getting Crushed

Consumer staples are schmeissburgers today. I recently materially reduced the following positions in the sector: Procter & Gamble (PG), Colgate (CL), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clorox (CLX), Kellogg (K) and Pepsi (PEP).

Cutting Back on Consumer Nondurables

I sold some PepsiCo, Kellogg and International Flavors & Fragrances. I have cut back my weighting in consumer nondurables today, with some partial sales of PepsiCo (PEP), Kellogg (K) and International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF).

Add Food to Your Investment Diet

Add Food to Your Investment Diet

Capitalize the sector's strength by supplementing your portfolio with these three diverse food stocks.

Big Leverage, Small Capital

How to gain gamma without big money. Over the last few weeks, consistent with my more optimistic market view, I have employed a simple strategy of buying slightly-out-of-the-money calls on a number of long positions, including ETFC, HPQ , IFF, K, LN...

Kellogg Looks Tasty

Nice breakout of Kellogg (K) today. K Daily Source: Bloomberg View Chart » K Intraday Source: Bloomberg View Chart » Low risk, good reward at current prices. Same holds for International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF).

Growing a Pair

I am buying more Kellogg and Goldman Sachs. I am adding to Kellogg (K) and (gulp!) Goldman Sachs (GS) now.

Getting My Wish

Sometimes they come true. This sort of low-volume selloff is exactly what I hoped for as I continue to increase my net long exposure. My buying today has been broad based - including SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) PowerShares QQQ (QQQ)  Financial Sele...

Adding to Consumer Staples Longs

They are International Flavors & Fragrances and Kellogg. I am adding to International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) and Kellogg (K) now.

15 Surprises for 2012

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit?

15 Surprises for 2012

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit?

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit? "Never make predictions, especially about the future." -- Casey Stengel While I had a reasonably successful surprise list for 2011, with about half my surprises coming to fruition, the rea...

Selling Some Staples

I have reduced my exposure in the consumer staples sector. I would now be reducing portfolio weightings in consumer staples, which have held up relatively well in the market downturn. I would become more aggressive with names and alpha where there i...

The Safety Dance

The flight-to-safety trade is still in place. The flight-to-safety trade is still in place, as manifested in a yield on the 10-year U.S. note of 1.83% and continued relative strength in consumer staples.

Staples Look Solid

This quality sector is on sale and represents my largest long exposure. The consumer staples area is rock-solid today, including PepsiCo (PEP), Kellogg (K), Clorox (CLX), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Colgate-Palmolive (CL) and Procter &...

Adding to Consumer Staples Longs

Specific names include Procter & Gamble, Clorox, International Flavors & Fragrances and Kellogg. I am adding to consumer staples longs now, including Procter & Gamble (PG), Clorox (CLX), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) and Kellogg (K).

Boockvar's Belief

Boockvar feels that Janet Yellen's earlier comments almost guarantee QE3. As a follow up to my "What Yellen Is Tellin'" post, the lynx-eyed Peter Boockvar from Miller Tabak is saying that her words almost guarantee QE3: Likely confirming QE3 on Dec ...

My Only Buys

I just bought TBT, Kellogg, Procter & Gamble and Clorox. I just made my only buys today: ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT), Kellogg (K), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Clorox (CLX).

Kellogg downgraded at BMO

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 11/18/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 11/18/2011

Calling It a Week