Shares of Monster Beverage (MNST -2.9%) turn lower with a debate by the American Medical...

|About: Monster Beverage Corp. (MNST)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Monster Beverage (MNST -2.9%) turn lower with a debate by the American Medical Association's House of Delegates scheduled for this weekend raising speculation that it might make a statement supporting a partial advertising ban of energy drinks. Though the company has been battling the safety issue on a number of fronts for quite a while without decimating sales, the AMA carries enough clout to potentially be a disrupter.