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McDonald’s 740 Calorie Hamburger and 520 Calorie Shake

Wall Street has lost faith in McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), the great pillar of the fast-food industry. The reasons given include trouble with suppliers in China and Japan, a drop ...
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Why McDonald’s Earnings Tell a Story of Never-Ending Woe

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The fast-food restaurant chain posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.09 on revenues of $6.99 billion. In ...
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Can Earnings at McDonald’s Escape the Hangman?

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is set to report earnings on Tuesday morning. As this fast-food giant has been showing negative sales trends at the same time that it has been ...
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Starbucks Gives Its Workers a Raise

In a period in which debates over the minimum wage roar and retailers consider paying their workers more, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) is among the companies that compensates its workers ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

October 16, 2014: Equities got off to a slow start before punching through the break-even line early in the afternoon. But the gains were small and didn’t last. Here are ...
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Brand Loyalty Leaders Chock Full of Techs

Of the top 100 product categories and brands in a new ranking of customer loyalty leaders, nearly half (45) are tech companies engaged in digital and social networks and products. ...
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The Flush: When Defensive Stocks Are Not Safe Either

That 10% market correction that investors have been calling for and predicting (and sometimes hoping for) may finally be close to fruition. This week has been the first time that ...
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Should Apple Buy McDonald’s?

Carl Icahn continues to press Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to use its $133 billion in cash to buy back its shares. Based on the company's market cap, it could retire ...
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Apple Brand Value Reaches $119 Billion

Despite some struggles, which may have ended with the release of the new iPhone 6, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has the most valuable brand in the world, according to the ...
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Why Morgan Stanley Says Buy Burger King and Sell McDonald’s

An analyst at Morgan Stanley has kicked off the week with an upgrade to Overweight for Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) and a downgrade to Equal Weight for McDonald’s ...
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7 Must-Know Earnings Season Surprises

Yet another earnings season has nearly arrived. 24/7 Wall St. wanted to look at the current trends to alert its readers what to be on the leery side of in ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the Market Flat

September 30, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday but by early afternoon all three major indexes had dipped below the break-even line. Gold and oil prices ended trading sharply lower ...
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The Best- and Worst-Performing DJIA Stocks in 2014

The bull market may be five and a half years old, but stocks have been fighting each week to hit newer highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was up ...
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5 Defensive Stocks Largely Avoiding the Sell-Off

Thursday has been one ugly day for the U.S. equity markets, with the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 1.3% with just over two hours until the ...
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The Worst Performing DJIA Stocks of 2014

Despite a recent pullback, the bull market is more than five years old and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is up in 2014. The pullback has been less than ...
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