Beyond Meat stock jumps more than 10% after announcing Walmart expansion to more than 2,400 stores

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Beyond Meat Inc. stock jumped 10.6% in Tuesday trading after the plant-based meat company announced that the availability of the Beyond Burger is expanding to 2,400 Walmart Inc. stores from 800 currently. The move follows the launch of Cookout Classic, a more affordable version of the Beyond Burger. Beyond Meat products are now available at 112,000 retail and foodservice outlets in 85 countries. Beyond Meat stock has soared 121.2% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index is up 3.3% for the period.
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