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Dairy Milk in my Oreo, Irene

Warren Buffet invested Kraft was finally able to up the offer beyond 840p without issuing additional equity and convince Cadbury to sign the dotted line, with the deal announcement after … Continue reading

January 19, 2010 · 1 Comment

What’s the deal with Cadbury?

It get’s wierd(er). I am flummoxed. Let me bite into a little late night chocolate. Searing hot. One would have thought, esp the fat cat bankers and the Bens, that … Continue reading

January 18, 2010

Making Chocolate Kisses for Eggheads

It gets wierd(er). I am flummoxed. Let me bite into a little late night chocolate. Searing hot. One would have thought, esp the fat cat bankers and the Bens, that … Continue reading

January 18, 2010 · 1 Comment

Is it Novartis? Is it Kraft? Just the cheese.

It’s not even about Cadbury’s anymore And I am not wondering about the title, just who is the bigger offender in this new twist Nestle: $NSRGY         … Continue reading

January 5, 2010

Is this the new sponsoring club for American retail? | Reuters & Bronson Point

Two hedge fund veterans who worked at SAC Capital Advisors, LP and Pequot Capital Management, long considered among the industry's most successful, are launching their own firm next month, people … Continue reading

December 9, 2009 · 1 Comment

John Paulson Doubles Bet on Cadbury | DealBook (NYtimes)

zyaada notes: Also do follow the Cadbury’s valuation stories at Advantage zyaada’s http://advantages.us John Paulson, the hedge fund manager whose wagers against the United States housing market earned him billions … Continue reading

November 12, 2009

The world needs candy

We’ve all heard of the original RJR Nabisco KKR nexus, but it is still useful to remind people like us about runaway greed and when premiums on price become untenable. … Continue reading

September 10, 2009

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