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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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Is PepsiCo Really 50 Years Old? Maybe, or Maybe Not

PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) has taken the 50th year of its founding to run a series of advertisements to celebrate the occasion. The trouble is that the claim is not entirely ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Clovis, Deere, JC Penney, Wynn, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday, but the S&P 500 had an all-time high close on Thursday. Investors have proven over and over that they want to buy stocks ...
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Would Yum Dare Spin Off Its China Operations? (UPDATE)

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is finding itself targeted by an activist investor. Corvex Management's Keith Meister keyed in on the Ira Sohn Conference, with the view that a Yum ...
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The States With the Most McDonald’s

McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD), with almost 16,000 outlets, is the largest fast-food hamburger chain in the United States. Many of the states where McDonald’s iconic Golden Arches dominate the landscape are ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altera, Amazon, Chipotle, Halliburton, MGIC, Nokia, SAP, Teva and More

Stocks were down slightly on Wednesday, after two days of being indicated higher. The trend that has remained in place for almost four years now is that investors keep buying ...
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Has Yum Finally Turned Its Earnings Around?

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported its first-quarter results Tuesday after the markets closed as $0.80 in earnings per share (EPS) on $2.6 billion in revenue. This compares to Thomson ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aduro Bio, Facebook, Lululemon, MGIC, Nokia, Schlumberger, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated up on Monday morning after Friday's sell-off. One trend that has been in place for over three years now is that investors have lined up and bought ...
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Why the Buffett Role in Kraft Heinz Matters So Much

Perhaps it was one of those marriages that was inevitable. The couple that bickers with each other for most of the movie only to live together happily ever after by ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chipotle, Duke, EMC, SanDisk, Starbucks, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were staging a small recovery early on Wednesday after a sharp sell-off on Tuesday, which effectively wiped out the total gains for 2015. If there is one theme that ...
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Why Analysts May Now Prefer McDonald’s Over Yum Brands

According to some analysts, there appears to be a changing of the guard in the fast-food world as McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is taking the place of Yum! Brands Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, AmEx, Citi, MannKind, Micron, Ocwen, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday after the Nasdaq hit 5,000 for the first time in 15 years. If there is one trend that has prevailed without fail for ...
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Yum Brands Earnings Hobbled by China Issues

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Look for in Yum! Brands Earnings

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings Thursday before the market opens. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates for $0.66 in quarterly earnings per share (EPS) ...
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