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Can McDonald’s Afford to Raise Worker Pay?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) raised minimum worker pay to $9 an hour, which should rise to $10 next year. By some estimates, Wal-Mart's plan will cost it $1 billion a ...
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Apple Value Now Larger Than Combined GE, Wal-Mart, GM, McDonald’s

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has been all over the news for being the first company to close above a $700 billion market cap. That blows out the likes of the ...
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McDonald’s Sales Dip Nearly 2% in January

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) on Monday morning announced same-store sales for January, and about the only good thing to say about the numbers is that they’re not a lot worse ...
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Should Starbucks Promote Health Benefits of Coffee?

Like any other retailer, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) will run low on reasons to visit its outlets. The company was founded in 1971. Among the promotions it has not used ...
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IBM and Avon CEOs in Trouble

As earnings for the final quarter and full year 2014 are released, a second season has also started. Underperforming CEOs at large companies have started to get pushed out by their boards. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

January 29, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Thursday then sank before making a comeback later in the day. Only the oil and gas sector is trading lower as the ...
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CEOs of 2 of 24/7 Wall St.’s Worst-Run Companies Resign

The 24/7 Wall St. "America's Worst Run Companies" story is less than five weeks old. Already the CEOs of two of the eight companies on the list have either resigned ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Family Dollar, Garmin, Ruckus Wireless, UPS, VeriSign, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday morning. The trend for 2015 has not yet been defined clearly, but throughout 2014 investors kept buying dips and buying value and overlooked stocks. ...
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McDonald’s Still King of High-Calorie, High-Fat Food

Part of the McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) turnaround is supposed to be an altered menu, which also is supposed to have more healthy food choices. However, the core of the ...
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Are McDonald’s 38,000 Locations Too Many?

Based on measures by the month, quarter or year, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) revenue is falling. Yet it continues to have more than 38,000 locations. With menu and customer problems, that ...
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Is Slowing Growth the Best Option for McDonald’s Future?

Before the markets opened Friday morning, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financials as $1.13 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.57 billion in revenue. That compared to Thomson ...
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Starbucks: Can Everybody Make Money on Fast Food?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has announced an extraordinary increase in its financial results. For the quarter that ended December 28, revenue rose 13% to $4.8 billion. EPS rose 83% to ...
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What to Expect From McDonald’s Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) will report its fourth-quarter results Friday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.22 in earnings per share and $6.68 billion in revenue. ...
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10 Fired McDonald’s Workers File Civil Rights Lawsuit

In a federal civil rights lawsuit filed in the district court for western Virginia on Thursday, 10 former employees of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) are alleging a pattern of racial ...
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Moving Into Safe-Yield Stocks During Dangerous Markets

As the major indexes swing wildly up and down, a few stocks are not only safe havens, but also have high sustainable dividends and chances to rise in better markets. ...
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