Stocks extend gains into 6th day on trade hopes

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks marched higher in early trading Tuesday on Wall Street and extended a winning streak that has recouped much of May's sharp losses. The strong opening mark...

Stocks jump, on track for best week since late November

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved broadly higher for a fourth consecutive day as investors look to start June with a strong weekly gain after a downturn in May. Investors bought stoc...

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as rate cut looks more likely

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising Friday as a lackluster report on hiring increases the...

Plant-based burger maker Beyond Meat beats forecasts in 1Q

Beyond Meat went beyond expectations in its first earnings report since its stock market debut last month. The plant-based meat maker's shares soared after it beat Wall Street's firs...

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___ US and Mexico: More talks, no deal yet to avert tariffs WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and Mexican officials are laboring for a second day to avert import tariffs that ...

Beyond Meat opens first production plant outside US

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Plant-based meat company Beyond Meat is opening its first production facility outside the U.S. The El Segundo, California-based company is partnering with D...

Burger King parent plans to accelerate global growth

NEW YORK (AP) — The company that owns the Burger King, Popeyes and Tim Hortons chains is broadening delivery service in the U.S. and will expand the number of its restaurants by 54 percent worldwide i...

WildAid: The Alt-Meat Revolution is (Finally) Here

In the latest sign that alternative meat is going mainstream, plant-based meat company Beyond Meat went public last week, in the hottest IPO of 2019. They more than doubled their expected valuation of...

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___ Can US, China salvage their talks and end trade war? WASHINGTON (AP) — A breakdown in trade talks between the United States and China is spooking financial mark...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. CHINA'S ECONOMY CZAR HEADING TO WASHINGTON President Xi J...

Meatsplainer: How new plant-based burgers compare to beef

NEW YORK (AP) — If you want to skip meat, a new era of options is here. Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are among the companies racing to tap into the massive U.S. market of meat ea...

The Latest: Beyond Meat shares jump in market debut

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Beyond Meat's initial public offering (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Beyond Meat's shares are zooming upward in its stock market debut. ...

Beyond Meat goes public as sales of plant-based meats rise

Beyond Meat is ready for more. The El Segundo, California-based maker of plant-based burgers and sausages will make its debut on the Nasdaq stock exchange Thursday. It's the first pu...

Is that soy in your Whopper? Plant-based meat sales rising

From soy-based sliders to ground lentil sausages, plant-based meat substitutes are surging in popularity. And carnivores — not vegans or vegetarians — are among the biggest consumers. ...

There's no meat, eggs or dairy _ but don't call them "vegan"

NEW YORK (AP) — It's not vegan, it's "plant-based." So will carnivores bite? As companies try to cater to Americans' interest in lighter eating, the term "plant-based" is replacing "...