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The company, a broad-based investment conglomerate that includes diverse names like Geico Auto Insurance, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway, Dairy Queen, Benjamin Moore, Fruit of the Loom, Heinz, and See's Candies, earned a profit of nearly $6.4 billion, up from $4.5 billion during the same period last year.
The New Zealand dollar was headed for a 0.8 per cent weekly decline as more buoyant US figures bolstered demand for the greenback and kiwi sentiment was dented by Fonterra Co-operative Group cutting its forecast payout and speculation that the Reserve Bank will make good on hints it will intervene in the currency market.
The company, based in Michigan, said its profit fell 16 per cent in the second quarter as its flagship cereal unit continued to suffer.
J&J Snack Foods is lightly followed, with just 3 analysts. Accordingly, its earnings potential is not priced into the stock.
Analysts expect higher profit for Archer Daniels Midland when the company reports its second quarter results on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.
U.S. stock-index futures declined, signaling the Standard & Poor's Index will trim its monthly gain, amid earnings at companies from Whole Foods Market Inc. to Northfield-based Kraft Foods Group Inc., while Argentina missed a debt payment.
The criminal complaint filed Wednesday against Ronald Avers said one buyer of boneless chuck roast at the Shop 'n Save store in Belleville just east of St. Louis later bit into one of the needles, and a needle slipped into a steak stuck another customer.
Phoenix-based Inventure Foods Inc. reported strong revenue growth for its fiscal second quarter.
Cargill Inc. said it is closing its Milwaukee slaughterhouse in the Menomonee Valley at the end of the day Friday.
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The loss from continuing operations was $39.5 million, or 28 cents per share, compared with a loss of $38.4 million, or 27 cents per share in the same quarter last year.
The maker of Special K, Pop Tarts and Pringles lowered its outlook as a result, saying it now expects core sales for the year to decline slightly.
The Springdale Fire Department plans a groundbreaking ceremony for two fire stations at 11:30 a.m. Thursday on Don Tyson Parkway.
Two police officers are recovering after a traffic stop got out of hand Wednesday evening in Prince George County Wednesday evening.
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Federal regulators say Archer Daniels Midland Co. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated Clean Water Act rules at oil storage facilities in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 01:21 am
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