Tag archive for ‘Monster Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:MNST)’

Push for The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)’s Chief Head Not Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer: Jim Cramer

by Michael Allen - on Oct 24th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/24/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) CEO, Marissa Mayer, has been under immense criticism in the recent past as analysts and investors maintain the company has underperformed under her tenure. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) CEO, Muhtar Kent, on the other hand, has succeeded in hiding from the prying eyes...

Monster Beverage Corp (NASDAQ:MNST) Rated as a Strong ‘Buy’ by Jim Cramer

by Kevin Thompson - on Aug 19th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 08/19/2014 (Basicsmedia) – The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) decision to buy 16.7% stake in energy-drink giant, Monster Beverage Corp (NASDAQ:MNST), looks to have worked the magic, as the later surged by highs of 30% on Friday trading session. The surge in the market comes a month barely, after ‘Mad Money’ host,...

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Offsetting a Decline Carbonated-Soft-Drink Business with a 17% Stake Acquisition in Monster

by Cyrus Emen - on Aug 15th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 08/15/2014 (Basicsmedia) – The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) looks set to offset a decline in its carbonated-soft-drink business after agreeing to increase its stake to 17% in energy drink marketer, Monster Beverage Corp (NASDAQ:MNST). CNBC’s Digital Senior Writer John Jannarone believes the latest move by Coca-Cola is...

U.S. FDA finds Red Bull Energy drink’s name in 21 reports – MNST, PEP

by Aashish Natani - on Nov 22nd 2012 - No Comments

Northern,WI  11/22/2012 (BasicsMedia)  — There was one name which was common in the report submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and that was Red Bull energy drinks, Although there were no deaths but cases of abdominal pain and increased heart beat were reported as per the data published on the U.S. FDA website. The report also said that there were cases of four patients who were hospitalized but no conclusion was drawn till investigation into these matters is completed.

Reports for Monster Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:MNST) along with Living Essentials LLC’s 5-Hour Energy products were also released. 92 reports were found on 5-Hour Energy products which included 33 hospitalizations and 13 deaths covering the period from year 2004 till the year 2012.

Products by Monster and Rockstar were found in 40 and 13 reports which included 20 hospital stays and five deaths for Monster whereas four hospitalizations for Rockstar. A report from U.S. FDA is still awaited for PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE:PEP)’s AMP Energy as the same does not fall under the U.S. FDA guidelines for caffeine in soda.

Most of the energy drinks are sold as a dietary supplement which includes 71 milligrams of caffeine per 12 ounces which is considered to be safe. 80 milligrams of caffeine are found in Red Bull drink which is equivalent to consuming an average cup of coffee.  Stocks of Monster Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:MNST) was up by 1.47% to close at $45.47 where as PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE:PEP) was up by 0.18% and closed at $68.31.

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