HONG KONG, March 26 (Reuters) - Chinese pork producer W.H. Group, which last year acquired U.S-based Smithfield Foods , has hired 28 book runners for its planned $5-6 billion Hong Kong listing, a record number for banks working
March 14 (Reuters) - Smithfield Foods Inc, the world's largest pork processor, suspended hog slaughter at its Tar Heel, North Carolina, plant on Friday because the spread of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) has tightened hog supplies, industry sources said.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia needs more guarantees to allow the U.S. pork imports from two subsidiaries of producer Smithfield Foods Inc, Russia's veterinary and phytosanitary watchdog (VPSS) said on Tuesday.
stronger, for less-differentiated food producers held in FXG, such as no-moat protein producers Tyson Foods TSN and Smithfield SFD and agricultural commodity firms Archer Daniels Midland ADM and Bunge BG. Food and staples retailers make up 24% of FXG
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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