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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Monday

August 24, 2015: Markets opened lower by nearly 1,100 points on Monday after a rotten night in Shanghai and a equally rotten morning in Europe. Only 22 stocks on the NYSE ...
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5 Defensive High-Yield Stocks to Survive the Sell-Off Carnage

Investors have just been reminded that the stock market can finally have a formal correction. A drop of more than 500 points on Friday has put the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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After Wal-Mart, Will Minimum Wage Increases Affect McDonald’s?

Are Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s (NYSE: WMT) woes, apparent in its four cent earnings miss in the most recent quarter, due to its own minimum wage increases back in April? And ...
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Subway by the Numbers: 44,000 Locations, Largest Fast Food Chain in the World

It is too early to say what damage Subway might face as its many-year spokesman, Jared Fogle, heads to prison. Probably not much. There has been no public analysis of Subway's recent ...
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Higher Wages and Labor Costs Versus Retail Profits

There is a big movement taking place in labor and wages inside America around a minimum wage or livable wage. Many companies are not on board with instantly ramping up ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Monday

August 17, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday before crossing into the green at around mid-morning. The Empire State manufacturing survey posted ugly negative results which like drove the low ...
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4 More Recession Stocks to Consider for Volatile Times

We went recently offered a list of four crash-proof stocks for a fading market. Here are another four that either performed moderately well through the 2008 crash or, if they ...
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Will Ordering Kiosks Boost McDonald’s Sagging Sales?

After rolling out tests of the company’s new automated ordering kiosks in several locations around the United States, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) last week unveiled the first “Create Your Taste” ...
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Do Lack Of Grocery Stores Help Fast Food?

The Center for Prevention at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota recently issued a report which reported that a large number of people in the state do not have easy ...
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Investors Buying McDonald’s Turnaround Story Despite Poor Sales

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The fast-food restaurant chain posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.26 on revenues of $6.5 billion. In ...
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New York Fast-Food Workers May Get 66% Pay Increase

According to the National Employment Law Project (NELP), fast-food workers in New York State made an average of $9.03 per hour last year. That number may rise to $15 by ...
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7 Key DJIA Stocks Reporting Earnings This Week

Earnings season for the second quarter of the calendar year is in full swing, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Thursday

July 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday and that’s when the major indexes posted their daily highs. New claims for unemployment benefits remain at close to the averages for ...
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Taco Bell Starts Home Delivery

The Taco Bell unit of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) has begun home delivery in a number of metros. The fast-food business becomes more competitive by the hour as chains ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Friday

June 26, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but tech stocks almost immediately dragged down the Nasdaq Composite and eventually weighed on the S&P 500 index as well. A weak ...
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