Stocks in the Spotlight: Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM), Voya Financial Inc (NYSE:VOYA), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B)

On Tuesday, Shares of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM), subtract -0.64% and closed at $28.03 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $28.00 and $28.55. Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) (the “Company”) begind recently an offer to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) up to $1.0 billion aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 5.200% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “Original Notes”) for an equal principal amount of its registered 5.200% senior notes due 2025 (the “New Notes”). The terms of the New Notes are identical in all material respects to the terms of the Original Notes and will represent the same debt as the Original Notes except that the New Notes are registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and will not contain restrictions on transfer or related provisions regarding additional interest, will bear a different CUSIP number from the Original Notes and will not entitle their holders to registration rights.

The purpose of the Exchange Offer is to fulfill the Company’s obligations under the applicable registration rights agreement reached in connection with the issuance of the Original Notes.  The Company will not receive any proceeds from the Exchange Offer.

Voya Financial Inc (NYSE:VOYA), jumped 0.03% and closed at $28.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $28.75 and $29.16. The company’s Market capitalization is $5.80 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 200.23 million. Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA), assists Americans plan, invest and protect their savings — to get ready to retire better. Serving the financial needs of about 13 million individual and institutional customers in the United States, Voya is a Fortune 500 company that had $11 billion in revenue in 2015. The company had $466 billion in total assets under administration and administration as of June 30, 2016. With a clear mission to make a secure financial future possible — one person, one family, one institution at a time — Voya’s vision is to be America’s Retirement Company™. The company is equally committed to conducting business in a way that is socially, environmentally, economically and ethically responsible — Voya has been recognized as one of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute, and as one of the Top Green Companies in the U.S.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B), dropped -0.35% and closed at $143.17 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $142.80 and $144.20. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $123.55 and reached to max level of $151.05. Long Island Iced Tea Corp. ( NASDAQ : LTEA ) (the “Company”), a growth-oriented company focused on the ready-to-drink (“RTD”) tea segment in the beverage industry, recently declared that its beverages are now sold through Empire Distributors, Inc. (“Empire”), which services over 8,000 accounts across Georgia, North Carolina and Tennessee.

Philip Thomas, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, stated, “We are thrilled to begin this new partnership with Empire as we continue to broaden our presence in the Southeast. Empire is a premier distributor and with its vast network will assist us to further solidify our presence in the region, reinforcing the validity of our strategy to progress from distributors to regional chains to national chains.”

Jimmy Tryon, Retail Wine Division Manager of Empire Distributors, stated, “Long Island Iced Tea is the perfect complement to our company’s ever growing non-alcoholic portfolio. We are thrilled to launch this brand in the Georgia market. It is a quality product and will surely make an impact here in the south where we certainly love our tea and are looking for a healthier choice.”

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