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Beer Giants Spar Over Gimmicky Can Claims

Anheuser-Busch InBev says ads for Coors Light, brewed by rival MillerCoors, make false statements about their cans, and its complaint has gone to the Federal Trade Commission.

Anheuser-Busch InBev Reports Lower 4Q Profits

Anheuser-Busch InBev, the World's largest brewer and maker of Budweiser, Stella Artois and Beck's, says its profits fell 4.9 percent in the fourth quarter, and warned that it expects weak first quarter sales in the U.S., its most profitable market.

SeaWorld Files to Go Public with $100 Million IPO

SeaWorld's owner, Blackstone Group LP, will likely sell some of its stake in the deal. But the private equity firm will still own a majority of the voting power of the company's shares after the IPO, the company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

8 Brands That Blew the Most Money on Super Bowl Ads

Between 2002 and 2011, companies spent a whopping $2.5 billion on Super Bowl advertising; this year, a 30-second commercial cost an average of $3.5 million. But what do you get for all that cash. In the case of these eight major advertisers, not as much as they'd hoped.

Do Super Bowl Ads Score for Their Companies' Stocks?

The Patriots and Giants will interrupt the entertainment to run some football plays, but everyone knows the Super Bowl is all about the commercials, and at $3.5 million for 30 seconds, sponsors must think they'll get their money's worth. But will their shareholders feel the same way?

Is UFC the Next Knockout Superbrand Sport?

UFC has come a long way since the days when you needed a VCR to watch the latest title bout: The organization is now at the center of a young male consumer ecosystem, with big-name blue-chip sponsors that want their brands front and center with this demographic. But greater challenges lie ahead.

Why Beer Costs More: A Sudsy Economics Lesson

It feels like the price of a case of beer is higher than it has been since the Babylonians first started fermenting barley 6,000 years ago. But what's behind the rising prices? Turns out, the explanation requires a tour across the economic landscape -- and around the world.

It Could Be Party Time for Molson Coors Stock

Prospects for reinvigorated growth among brewers have picked up again, partly because sales volume has begun to rebound from last year's sharp drop. And some pros who usually are ahead of the pack have singled out Molson Coors as the brewer to bet on.

New Budweiser Marketing Strategy: Free Beer

Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD) will hand out free beer in its latest attempt to revive the Budweiser brand. The brewer will give away samples of the beer to 500,000 people at hip bar and restaurants in the coming weeks, Reuters said.

SABMiller May Make a Bid for Foster's

London-based brewer SABMiller is mulling a $10.9 billion bid for Melbourne-based Foster's Group, according to reports. But SABMiller is not alone, Japan's Asahi Breweries might also be interested.

Hilary Kramer: Three Stocks for the Summer

The old adage "sell in May and go away" may not hold true this summer. An economy struggling to emerge from a recession and second-quarter earnings could mean some hot months for stocks. GameChangerStocks's Hilary Kramer recommends three that she says have upside potential. (With video)

Beer and Bone Study a Boon for Microbrews?

On Monday, researchers at the University of California, Davis, published a study showing that beer contains a large amount of dietary silicon. The mineral, which previous studies have linked to bone health, is especially abundant in IPAs and ales, beers that are most commonly associated with small-scale breweries.