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Deep freeze in U.S. adds costs for beef buyers

  • Frigid temperatures across the U.S. is adding costs to maintaining cattle herds in key states.
  • The development, along with the ongoing impact from previous droughts, could mean that U.S. beef production drops to a 20-year low in 2014 to pressure prices.
  • Related stocks: McDonald's (MCD), Burger King Worldwide (BKW), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Tyson Foods (TSN), Wendy's (WEN).
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  • Richard Adams
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    The end of the $1.00 hamburger?
    14 Jan, 08:40 AM Reply Like
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