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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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McDonald’s Better Menu, a Little

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) management, in conjunction with outside organizations, reported that its menu choices have become healthier. However, they still must be less healthy than at most other places ...
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Credit Suisse Identifies Key Winners and Losers in Restaurant Stocks

Credit Suisse’s Jason West is taking a Neutral stance on the restaurant segment, but he has picked some winners that he sees playing out in the second half of 2015. ...
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Great Stocks for the Elderly

Older Americans, in many cases, have lost their tolerance for financial risk and they want to protect the size of the nest eggs they have put aside for retirement. That ...
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How Much More Can Starbucks Shares Rise?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has moved very quietly since its stock split back in April, and this may have lulled some investors and analysts alike to sleep on it. Still, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Pressured the DJIA on Tuesday

June 9, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday with the Nasdaq Composite dipping on weakness in biotechs and tech stocks in early trading. Yields on 10-year Treasuries rose 4 basis ...
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Is the Wendy’s Buyback a Sign of Strength?

The fast-food market is getting increasingly competitive, in an age when consumers are shying away from burgers in favor of more wholesome food choices. The huge buyback program just announced ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on The DJIA Thursday

May 28, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday after worrisome news on higher margin requirements from brokers on Chinese exchanges and a comment from IMF president Christine Lagarde acknowledged that ...
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How to Beat Weak Same-Store Sales: Stop Reporting Them

Is there a person out there who has never been told, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” In the corporate world that typically translates to, ...
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