Tesla Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk is a natural-born disrupter. One of his latest endeavors is to wreak havoc on the trucking industry, which, by the way, hasn’t seen much innovation in many years.
TSLA’s electric semi has gotten instant traction, as marquee companies like Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT), PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) and United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)....More>>>
We believe Dr Pepper’s (NYSE:DPS) investment in the Bai initiatives will generate long-term value that is not yet included in the share price. The company has doubled down on this focus with the continued soda tax pressure. In the short term, shareholders will benefit from the company’s solid dividend and sales growth from its core portfolio of brands.
Frito-Lay — owned by PepsicCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) — has launched a new line of healthy products, including organic Cheetos and organic Doritos.
The company’s new line is called “Simply” and it is available at Whole Foods, which was acquired by Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Monday. Other popular Frito-Lay products will come in healthier....More>>>
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets closed out last week with the Dow and S&P 500 holding near all-time highs. However, the Nasdaq has fallen off but could stand to make a handy recovery. A strong earnings showing from these stocks could help the markets reach even higher highs.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE:DPS) is well known around the world for its non-alcoholic beverages such as Dr Pepper, 7UP, and Schweppes carbonated soft drinks (CDSs). However, the company offers much more than that, including other CDSs and non-carbonated beverages (NCDs) like Snapple, Hawaiian Punch, Mott’s and FIJI mineral water. It is currently in the list of hot stocks among such....More>>>
Optimism was high as trading closed March 9 and investors waited for the fourth-quarter earnings report from Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) — especially after e.l.f. Beauty Inc (NYSE:ELF), another cosmetics company, rose 12% after reporting earnings the day before.
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But ULTA stock didn’t enjoy the same hurrah.