* Sees private-label profit recovery in year ending May 2016
Dec 18 (Reuters) - ConAgra Foods Inc reported a 2 percent fall in quarterly net sales, due to weak demand for branded foods such as Hunt's ketchup and Bertolli pastas and frozen meals.
Narrow-moat ConAgra 's second quarter showcased the tough ..... found the continued deterioration of ConAgra 's private-label operations (25 ..... midteens levels generated by peers, ConAgra 's profitability still pales in comparison
Sept 18 (Reuters) - ConAgra Foods Inc , the maker of Hunt's Ketchup and Chef Boyardee pastas, on Thursday reported higher quarterly net income as sales in its commercial foods business increased.
ConAgra ’s first quarter was relatively positive, especially compared with the ..... Because of persistent competitive and integration risks and our belief that ConAgra ’s brand intangible assets lack meaningful pricing power (the basis of
ConAgra announced that CEO Gary Rodkin, who has ..... the integration of Ralcorp), has plagued ConAgra in the recent past, but we attribute these ..... belief that the brand intangible assets in ConAgra 's portfolio warrant a narrow moat, and
ConAgra has announced a deal to acquire TaiMei Potato ..... we question the timing of the deal. ConAgra is battling an onslaught of issues, including ..... Ralcorp recently, we continue to believe that ConAgra 's capital structure is manageable and appropriate
ConAgra ’s fourth-quarter results came with ..... unique to its own business (which forced ConAgra to take substantial price discounts to ..... challenges it is attempting to overcome. ConAgra also echoed comments we heard from General
Defensive Sector, we continue to recommend an Avoid on ConAgra 's CAG "> CAG (rating: BBB-, narrow moat) bonds. In early 2013, ConAgra leveraged up its balance sheet to acquire Ralcorp and
what has become common practice, ConAgra lowered its expectations for the ..... As a result of these challenges, ConAgra incurred a $681 million non-cash ..... the brand intangible assets within Conagra 's portfolio warrant a narrow moat