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Spending on food for cats and dogs continues to surprise with industry sales threatening to...

Spending on food for cats and dogs continues to surprise with industry sales threatening to topple the $20B mark this year. While many sectors are feeling the effect of consumer pulling back on spending, pet food companies have been able to keep their pricing power strong. Pet picks: Procter & Gamble (PG -0.3%), Colgate Palmolive (CAG -0.1%), Nestle (NSRGY.PK), Fresh Del Monte (FDP +0.2%).
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  • rocketman3
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    Pet food -- as has often been shown -- is recession-proof.
    23 Apr 2013, 01:04 AM Reply Like
  • RSRinehart
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    Colgate-Palmolive is CL
    CAG is ConAgra
    Not sure which is being referenced here, but suspect you mean CAG.
    27 Apr 2013, 01:16 PM Reply Like
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