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Financial Results, Updated Website, Technical Updates, and Increase in Dividend - Research Reports on Hillshire, Tyson, Herbalife, Altria and Mondelez

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NEW YORK, September 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --


Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding The Hillshire Brands Co. (NYSE: HSH), Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN), Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF), Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) and Mondelez International Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.analystsreview.com/6114-100free.

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The Hillshire Brands Co. Research Reports
On August 13, 2014, The Hillshire Brands Co. (Hillshire) released its Q4 FY 2014 and full-year FY 2014 financial results (period ended June 28, 2014). The Company reported Q4 FY 2014 net sales of $1.1 billion, up 10.7% YoY as positive price/mix in both the Retail and Foodservice/Other segments more than offset volume declines resulting largely from pricing actions. The Company's Q4 FY 2014 income from continuing operations came in at $27 million or $0.22 per diluted share, compared to income from continuing operations of $35 million or $0.28 per diluted share in Q4 FY 2013. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the Company to report Q4 FY 2014 EPS of $0.26 (excluding special items), while Wall Street expected revenues of $994.10 million for the quarter. The Company's full-year FY 2014 net sales improved 4.2% YoY to $4.1 billion, while income from continuing operations improved 15.2% YoY to $212 million. The full research reports on Hillshire are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystsreview.com/Sep-01-2014/HSH/report.pdf

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Tyson Foods, Inc. Research Reports
On August 25, 2014, Tyson Foods, Inc. (Tyson) reported that the Company's subsidiary Circle Foods has launched an updated website featuring various recipes and how-to-cook videos, along with a new 'Take Me to TortillaLand' animated jingle. The Company stated that the updated website highlights different ways moms, foodies and everyday cooks can use TortillaLand flour, corn, and cheesy tortillas for preparing several types of meals. The website now features shareable recipes, animated Jingle, 'How to Cook' Videos, Fan Club, and Site Locator to find TortillaLand products at retailers in an area. The Company informed that the new website is optimized for desktop and tablets to enhance the online experience. In addition, a mobile-optimized version is in development and is expected to be launch later in 2014. The full research reports on Tyson are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystsreview.com/Sep-01-2014/TSN/report.pdf

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Herbalife Ltd. Research Reports
On August 27, 2014, Herbalife Ltd.'s (Herbalife) stock surged 3.23% to end the trading session at $51.09, reversing the loss made in previous trading session. Shares in Herbalife opened the session at $49.66 and fluctuated between $49.15 and $52.15. The stock has a 52-week high of $83.51 and a 52-week low of $48.26. Over the previous three trading sessions, the stock has gained 2.28% compared to S&P 500 that gained 0.59% over the same period of time. The full research reports on Herbalife are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystsreview.com/Sep-01-2014/HLF/report.pdf

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Altria Group Inc. Research Reports
On August 21, 2014, Altria Group Inc. (Altria) announced that its Board of Directors voted to increase the Company's quarterly dividend by 8.3% QoQ to $0.52 per common share, payable on October 10, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2014, with an ex-dividend date of September 11, 2014. The Company informed that the new annualized dividend rate of $2.08 per common share reflects a yield of 4.9% based on Altria's closing stock price of $42.46 on August 20, 2014. The full research reports on Altria are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystsreview.com/Sep-01-2014/MO/report.pdf

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Mondelez International Inc. Research Reports
On August 27, 2014, shares in Mondelez International Inc. (Mondelez) moved up 0.47% to end the day at $36.24, after declining 0.22% in previous trading session. Shares in Mondelez opened the session at $36.10 and oscillated in the range of $36.00 - $36.24. In the last six months, the stock has returned 6.49% in line with the Nasdaq Composite that returned 6.07% over the same period of time. The full research reports on Mondelez are available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystsreview.com/Sep-01-2014/MDLZ/report.pdf

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