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McDonald’s Offers Free Coffee!

Among fast-food restaurants the competition right now is fiercest over breakfast menus. To fight back against a threat from Taco Bell, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is giving away free coffee ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Biogen, Exxon, MarkWest, Yum! and More

Stocks are again challenging news high, and earnings season has all but ended. Investors still worry about buying the top and about the next major market correction. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Gap Moves Into China

Gap's (NYSE: GPS) earnings in the fourth quarter and for the 2013 fiscal year were good enough to get modest applause from Wall Street. However, unlike other large American retailers, ...
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Fast-Food Wars: McDonald’s vs. Yum! Brands in China

When fast-food giants McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year results for 2013, both chains said that U.S. sales were flat at best ...
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Yum! Shares Rise on Profits, Hopes for China

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results after markets closed on Monday. The fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.86 and ...
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Walmart to Tighten Controls on Vendors, Donkey Meat

A donkey meat recall earlier in January at some Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) Chinese stores has resulted in the company's adoption of tighter controls on its Chinese suppliers. China's ...
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McDonald’s Worker to Attend State of the Union Address

A worker at a Los Angeles McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) outlet will attend President Obama's State of the Union Tuesday evening as the guest of California Representative Linda Sanchez. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Capital One, Chesapeake, LinkedIn, Lululemon, Netflix and More

It is the first full trading week of 2014, and analysts are out with many ratings changes this Tuesday. Stocks have slid marginally since the end of 2013 after a ...
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Walmart Recalls: Donkey Meat and Collapsing Table and Chairs

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) on Thursday issued a recall notice for about 73,400 folding table and chair sets sold by the company in the United States from ...
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McDonald’s Blames Outside Groups for Controversy

On Monday, the McResource website for employees of McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) suggested that employees avoid eating too much fast food, and showed a photo of something that looks very much ...
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Darden Restaurants Wants to Shed Red Lobster

Another casual dining chain is looking for a buyer. Darden Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: DRI) said Thursday morning that it plans to hold a tax-free spin-off of its Red Lobster restaurants ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Apple, Exxon and More

Stocks have pulled back marginally but are still close to all-time highs. We are sliding into year-end, and investors are trying to position themselves for 2014 and beyond. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Pepsi Kicks Coke Out at Buffalo Wild Wings

Pepsico Inc. (NYSE: PEP) has scored a win over chief rival The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO), taking the soft drink business at the more than 975 U.S. locations of Buffalo ...
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Fast-Food Worker Strikes Spread to 100 Cities

Protests and strikes by fast-food workers are expected to spread to 100 U.S. cities Thursday. This comes a little more than a year after a strike in New York, when ...
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More Protests, Walkouts at McDonald’s, Burger King, Others Over Wages

Protests demanding a minimum wage of $15 an hour from fast-food restaurants will begin Wednesday with demonstrations at McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) restaurants in five U.S. cities -- Seattle, San ...
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