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Stock in H.J. Heinz Co., which missed third-quarter profit targets, moved up from its 12-month low despite a collapsed bid to merge with Bestfoods. Other AdMarket 50 food marketers, none of which is tied to merger talks, struggled to post stock gains in a market that was down for most of the week. Some Wall Street analysts, dissatisfied with slow growth at marketers such as Heinz and Kellogg Co., argued in favor of industry consolidation. In trading
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