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McDonald’s, Boeing Prop up DJIA on Friday

March 17, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday and traded close to the break-even line until about noon when shares started moving higher. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were ...
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Chipotle Board to Lose 4 More Directors

Under pressure from activist investor Bill Ackman and his Pershing Square Capital Management fund, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) in December expanded its board of directors from nine to 12 ...
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McDonald’s Beats Back Workers’ Lawsuit

A U.S. District Court in Northern California ruled last Friday that McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) does not control wages paid to workers at its franchised stores and is not liable ...
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Merrill Lynch Lifts Targets on 4 Blue-Chip Dividend Companies to Buy

Like the proverbial Energizer Bunny, the market just keeps going and going, and the money is flowing into equity mutual funds and exchange traded funds at a furious pace. Long-time ...
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McDonald’s Built on Ancient Roman Highway

Running into an historically important archeological site while constructing a new structure can be a big headache for the developer. But when McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) discovered a piece of ...
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Burger King Is Eating McDonald’s Lunch

The burger wars just never seem to end, and the battle for fast-food dollars remains endless. The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons is Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Caterpillar, Nike Push Dow Higher Friday

February 10, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday following some decent news on export prices (up 0.1% in January) and import prices (down 0.2%). The University of Michigan consumer sentiment survey ...
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UBS Makes First Big 2017 Addition to Dividend Rulers Stocks List

With earnings reporting mostly complete, investors are turning their eyes toward the rest of the first quarter, and how it likely is shaping up. Things are looking positive as fourth-quarter ...
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McDonald’s Comes in Flat After Earnings Beat

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The company posted $1.44 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.03 billion in revenue, versus ...
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What to Expect From the Dow Stocks Reporting This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. Overall, 30% of the Dow is reporting ...
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Wal-Mart, United Technologies Weigh on DJIA Friday

January 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday but the blue chips spent the day slowing losing the early gain. The financials and consumer discretionary stocks were performing best among the ...
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Why McDonald’s Wants to Sell a Big Stake in Its Japan Business

Had it not been for a solid fourth quarter, the world's largest fast-food company, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) would likely have shown no year-over-year profit growth. As it is analysts are ...
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What 2017 Has in Store for McDonald’s

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed out 2016 at 19,762.60 on December 30. It may not have hit the elusive 20,000 mark, but it ended the year with a gain of ...
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5 Merrill Lynch Stocks to Buy That Are 2017 Dividend Aristocrats

With the holidays over, traders and portfolio managers are finally returning to action, while investors are focused on what to own for 2017. One thing is for sure: in less ...
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Apple, United Technologies Sink DJIA on Friday

December 30, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Friday but in a repeat of Thursday's action, traded mostly in the red all day. The day before a three-day holiday weekend often ...
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