constellation constellation  /ˌkɑn stə ˈleɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an arrangement of parts or elements
  2. (n) a configuration of stars as seen from the earth

Usage(s):

  • Because of the wobble in the Earth's axis, the constellations slide around the sky on a 26,000-year cycle.

News

  1. Constellation Brands' Chris Fehrnstrom Elected as Board Chairman of Wine Institute

    ~Assumes one-year term as chairperson of the largest advocacy and public policy association for the California wine industry~   San Francisco, June 14, 2013 - Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Constellation Brands to Report First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Financial Results; Host Conference Call July 2, 2013

    VICTOR, N.Y., June 12, 2013 - Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today it will report financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended May ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Commit To Purchase Constellation Brands At $40, Earn 6.5%

    Investors eyeing a purchase of Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE: STZ) shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $52.51/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2015 put at the $40 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $2.60. Collecting that ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forbes

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Quotes

  1. "The president's proposed NASA budget begins the death march for the future of US human space flight. The cancelation of the Constellation program and the end of human space flight does represent change-but it is certainly not the change I believe...
    on Feb 2, 2010 By: Richard Shelby Source: U.S. News & World Report

  2. "MidAmerican has been a wonderful steward of its energy assets and the acquisition of Constellation Energy, when completed, will prove beneficial to all constituents," said Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway and one of the world's richest...
    on Sep 18, 2008 By: Warren Buffett Source: AFP

  3. The sum of this, Jefferson said, was found in "freedom of person under the protection of the habeas corpus; and trial by juries impartially selected. These principles form the bright constellation which has gone before us, and guided our steps...
    on Sep 26, 2006 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: BuzzFlash

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