DowDuPont’s stock jumps after earnings beat, new $3 billion stock buyback program

DowDuPont’s stock jumps after earnings beat, new $3 billion stock buyback program
Shares of DowDuPont Inc. DWDP, +2.45% jumped 4% in premarket trade Thursday, after the agriculture and materials sciences company reported third-quarter earnings that beat expectations and announced a new $3 billion stock repurchase program, although revenue came up a bit shy. Net income fell to $497 million, or 21 cents a share, from $514 million, or 32 cents a share,... Read More

Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Recalls Sliced Deli-meat Over Listeria Risk

Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Recalls Sliced Deli-meat Over Listeria Risk
Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods is recalling roughly 18,296 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry deli-sliced products due to possible Listeria contamination, according to the the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. Produced and packaged from Sept.14, 2018 through Oct.3, 2018, the affected products bear establishment number “EST.19979” inside the USDA mark of inspection, and were shipped to retail... Read More

JBS Tolleson recalls 3,250 tons of beef for possible Salmonella contamination

JBS Tolleson recalls 3,250 tons of beef for possible Salmonella contamination
JBS Tolleson Inc., an Arizona-based unit of Brazil’s JBS S/A JBSAY, -0.64% JBSS3, -0.32% is recalling over 6.5 million pounds of beef, citing potential Salmonella Newport contamination. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said the raw, non-intact beef items, including ground beef, were packaged between July 26 and Sept. 7, and bear the establishment number “EST. 267” inside the USDA mark... Read More

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB Home are stocks to watch

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB Home are stocks to watch
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Friday’s session are DuPont, Nike Inc., and KB Home. DuPont US:DD : The chemical company late Thursday cut its second-quarter and full year profit outlook due to worse-than-expected performance of its agriculture unit. Shares fell 1.9% in extended trading. Nike NKE, +0.21% : The... Read More

Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & Noble are stocks to watch Wednesday

Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & Noble are stocks to watch Wednesday
An earlier version of this story included companies that are scheduled to report earnings on Thursday, not Wednesday. The errors have been corrected. SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Wednesday’s session are Google Inc., and Barnes and Noble Inc. Google GOOG, -0.10% GOOGL, -0.02%  will host its annual developers conference... Read More