June 18 (Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc's' Tar Heel, North Carolina pork plant, the world's largest, will remained closed until Friday after an ammonia leak accident on Tuesday, said Dennis Pittman, a company spokesman.
June 17 (Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc. closed its Tar Heel, North Carolina, pork packing plant, the world's largest, on Tuesday after a water tank collasped and caused an ammonia leak, the company said.
Sept 12 (Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc said an independent proxy advisory firm recommended that shareholders vote for the pork producer's $4.7 billion sale to China's Shuanghui International...
Barring any national security concerns about bacon, the Chinese will bring home bacon via purchase of Smithfield Foods [ SFD ] and the SFD executives will bag $85 million in windfall. In the hindsight, bonds should have been sold in May
directions ok but amounts vastly different)]. China may bring home the bacon with its offer to buy largest hog/pork producer Smithfield [ SFD ] at 30% premium. Buffett spent some pocket change [$5.6 billion plus assumption of debt] on NVEnergy [ NVE ]. For
(Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc said on Friday it would review a letter from shareholder Continental Grain Co, which is urging the top U.S. hog producer to consider steps such as splitting into...
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc gave a disappointing outlook on Thursday, hurt by higher feed costs and weakening hog prices, sending the pork processor's shares down 8 percent in...
CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. hog and pork producer Smithfield Foods Inc reported a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as strong pork exports and a cut in the hog supply lifted selling prices.