Although it's not an ETF fund an investor can buy quite yet, a mock "fat guy" fund of companies selling beer, pizza, burritos, and chicken wings is racking up an impressive 6-month return. Holdings: DPZ +38.4%, CMG +30.2%, BWLD +45.8%, FMX +14.2%.
Heineken (HINKY.PK) to acquire Femsa's (FMX) Cerveza unit - comprising 100% of Femsa's Mexican beer operations and the 83% of Femsa's Brazilian beer business Heineken doesn't already own - for a 20% stake in Heineken. Including $2.1B in assumed debt, the deal's worth about $7.6B. (PR)