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Is Popeyes Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. (NASDAQ: PLKI) saw its shares hit new highs on Tuesday after it was announced that the company would be bought out by Restaurant Brands International Inc. ...
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Is This the Turnaround Groupon Has Been Looking For?

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.07 in earnings per share (EPS) and $934.9 million ...
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Burger King Is Eating McDonald’s Lunch

The burger wars just never seem to end, and the battle for fast-food dollars remains endless. The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons is Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE: ...
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The Drag on Yum! Brands Earnings

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened on Thursday. For the quarter, the fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Why Whole Foods Is Continuing to Underwhelm Investors

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed on Wednesday. The company posted $0.39 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.92 billion in revenue, ...
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How Chipotle Took a Big Bite Out of Earnings

When Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported its fourth-quarter financial results late Thursday, it said that it had $0.55 in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.03 billion in revenue. Consensus ...
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Can Shutterfly Turn Itself Around After This Earnings Miss?

When Shutterfly Inc. (NASDAQ: SFLY) released its fourth-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said it had $2.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $561.2 million ...
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Satisfaction With Federal Services at 4-Year High

In a survey based on interviews with 2,380 Americans completed in November and December, satisfaction with the federal government posted an index score of 68.0, just slightly below a high ...
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Uber Knocks Value of NYC Cab Medallions Further as Some Owners File for Bankruptcy

Cab medallions in New York City have dropped below $400,000 in some cases as Uber continues to dismantle the market for what was valued four years ago at $1.5 million. ...
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Starbucks Sinks on Flat Earnings

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company posted $0.52 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.7 billion in revenue, versus consensus ...
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McDonald’s Comes in Flat After Earnings Beat

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company posted $1.44 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.03 billion in revenue, versus ...
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Can New Ad and Media Relations Rescue Chipotle?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has been trying to figure out where it stands in 2017. The burrito chain has seemingly moved past its immediate E. coli issues, but ...
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Can NFL Help National Painkiller Epidemic?

The National Football League (NFL) is inarguably the top sports league in the United States. Television networks pay billions of dollars annually for the right to show NFL games, and to ...
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Why McDonald’s Wants to Sell a Big Stake in Its Japan Business

Had it not been for a solid fourth quarter, the world's largest fast-food company, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) would likely have shown no year-over-year profit growth. As it is analysts are ...
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Chipotle Rises Despite Weak Comps and Guidance

Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) saw a handy gain on Tuesday, even though the company reported less-than-favorable preliminary numbers for the fourth quarter. It might seem like ...
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