5 hrs ago
Smithfield reports $4.2 million loss for quarter
Smithfield Foods Inc. said today that it lost $4.2 million in the second quarter of its fiscal year, compared with a $10.9 million profit in the same period in 2012.
17 hrs ago
Meat, Fish & Poultry in the United States: New research report available at Fast Market Research
The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Smithfield Foods to File Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q on December 6...
Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced today that the company intends to file its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the period ended October 27, 2013 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, December 6, 2013.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Biz notes: Gift from Smithfield Foods, honor for Glasser and Glasser
Smithfield Foods Inc. will donate $1 million to Isle of Wight Academy, the private school announced today.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Smithfield parent company enters into agreement with Bank of China
Shuanghui International Holdings Limited, parent company of Smithfield Foods, announced that it has entered into a US$8 billion non-binding strategic cooperation framework agreement with Bank of China.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
SPAIN: Shuanghui coy over "plans for Campofrio bid"
Chinese pork group Shuanghui International has remained coy over reports it is planning a bid for Spanish meat processor Campofrio.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Motley Fool
Will Hormel Foods Follow Tyson Higher or Kraft Lower?
Although the stock has outperformed rival Kraft Foods ( Hormel is probably best known among most Americans for its Spam canned meat products, but the company offers a wide range of packaged meats distributed through grocery chains nationwide.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
China set to overtake Japan in this year's outbound M&A deals
China is set to become Asia's leader in outbound corporate acquisitions this year, ending Japan's two-year reign, as the country's appetite for overseas targets expands beyond natural resources and into areas such as food and banking.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Michael Price's Top Sells - 11 Gurus Exit SFD
Guru Michael Price is averaging a 12-month return of 72.41% . As of the third quarter, his private firm, MFP Investors, has a portfolio of 88 stocks, 5 of them new, a total value at $752 million, with a quarter-over-quarter turnover of 8%.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Quite the hike: Windsor Castle Park
Smithfield is one of our favorite places anyway such good food, such fun shopping, such great antiques stores so the promise of a few hours spent on nearly 4 miles of walking trails on a pretty autumn day was just our cup of tea.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Motley Fool
Can Tyson Foods Crush Pilgrim's Pride and Hormel?
With China's Shuanghui having completed its purchase of rival Smithfield Foods, Tyson now has to deal with survivors Pilgrim's Pride have seen respectable revenue growth but have faced challenges to bottom-line expansion, making Tyson's expected long-term profit growth even more impressive.
John Paulson Buys Vodafone, Time Warner Cable, Family Dollar Stores, Sells Sprint, Pioneer ...
Hedge fund giant John Paulson just reported his third quarter portfolio. John Paulson buys Vodafone Group PLC, Time Warner Cable Inc, Family Dollar Stores, Inc., etc during the 3-months ended 09/30/2013, according to the most recent filings of his investment company, Paulson & Co.
UPDATE 2-Mexico's Sigma targets Spanish meats group Campofrio
Mexican frozen food company Sigma Alimentos has launched a 695 million euro takeover bid for Spanish meat processor Campofrio at a price analysts said could tempt its leading shareholder to sell.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Professor Cites An Additional Reason Chinese Purchased Smithfield Foods
PROFESSOR CITES AN ADDITIONAL REASON CHINESE PURCHASED SMITHFIELD FOODS Nov. 11, 2013 BrownfieldAgNews reports: It's generally thought that just assuring a steady supply of pork was the main reason behind China's purchase of giant U.S. pork producer Smithfield.