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Problems With Franchise Workers Hurt McDonald’s

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on Friday issued complaints against McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and the company’s franchisees as “joint employers” alleging that the employers violated workers’ rights and ...
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America’s Worst Run Companies

What makes a company truly poorly run? Businesses make mistakes almost daily, and industries can transform rapidly, eroding even a market leader's competitive advantage. Companies that are struggling may have ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Wednesday’s Market

December 17, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday as traders anticipated the FOMC meeting announcement scheduled for the afternoon. The tea leaf regarding how long the Fed would retain its ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Monday’s Market

December 15, 2014: Markets opened higher on Monday following a strong report on industrial production that was later describe as a catch-up phase from previous growth. But the big drag ...
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Will Consumers Trust Brand New Menu Efforts of McDonald’s?

The new president of the U.S. division of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) faced analysts for the first time on Wednesday since taking over in the middle of October. Mike Andres ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Monday’s Market

December 8, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday after Japan reported a lower-than-expected revision to third-quarter GDP and the European Central Bank does not appear to have any interest in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apache, Netflix, RF Micro, Starbucks, Southwest, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday after weak overseas economic readings and after U.S. stocks hit all-time highs again last week. Investors keep proving over and over that they will ...
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McDonald’s Sales Tanking Everywhere

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) on Monday morning announced same-store sales for November, and it is hard to figure how the news could be worse. U.S. sales were down 4.6% year-over-year ...
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What Could Make McDonald’s the Best DJIA Stock of 2015

2014 has been another great year for stocks, and the bull market is now nearing its sixth year. With valuations getting stretched and with many sectors not having performed up ...
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More Strikes for Higher Wages Coming in 160 Cities

Following the Black Friday strikes and protests at more than 1,600 Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) locations across the United States, fast-food workers will walk off the job in 160 ...
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America’s Most Popular Stores

It’s a marketing adage that keeping an existing customer is both cheaper and easier than wooing a new one. It takes time and money to become one of America’s most ...
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Jana Partners Increases Its Activist Stakes Handily

Jana Partners is a very well-known activist fund, and it has a solid track record of effecting change in some of the companies it gets involved in. Its latest 13F ...
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McDonald’s: When a Loss Is a Win

Fast-food giant McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported that same-store sales for October were down year-over-year, but the stock is getting a boost because the drop was not as bad as ...
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Companies Paying Americans the Least

In the wake of mounting protests from labor groups, numerous U.S. localities have approved minimum wage increases, including two of the nation’s largest cities, Seattle and San Francisco. Yet, especially ...
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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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