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Six Flags Rides Higher on Key Analyst Update

As the third quarter is winding down, Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: SIX) capitalized on what was the tail end of summer. One key analyst is reflecting this in its ...
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Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness Impresses Investors in First Earnings Report

Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported its second quarter earnings after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company had $0.13 in earnings per share (EPS) on $79.0 in revenue compared ...
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Planet Fitness

What to Expect From Planet Fitness Earnings

Planet Fitness Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.12 in earnings ...
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How Analysts Initially Rate Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) entered the market with its initial public offering (IPO) on August 6. Now that the quiet period for this stock is over, the underwriters can ...
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Restaurant Group Criticizes NLRB Ruling

Last Thursday’s ruling by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that a company is a “joint employer” along with its contractors has caused a storm of concern in at least ...
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McDonald's

Why Does McDonald’s Sell a 1,000-Calorie Breakfast?

Why does McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) sell a 1,060-calorie "Big Breakfast With Hot Cakes"? Because it has to. No matter how much pressure food health advocates put on the fast-food ...
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IPO Filing – ADS Waste Holdings

ADS Waste Holdings, Inc. has filed its paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission to come public via an initial public offering. The offering is for common shares, but the ...
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Subway by the Numbers: 44,000 Locations, Largest Fast Food Chain in the World

It is too early to say what damage Subway might face as its many-year spokesman, Jared Fogle, heads to prison. Probably not much. There has been no public analysis of Subway's recent ...
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Why Key Analyst Sees Buffalo Wild Wings Rising Another 15%

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD) saw its shares tumble back in April, but since that time they have made a handy recovery to an even higher level and a ...
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Is El Pollo Loco’s Drop Overdone?

El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) reported its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, with horrendously perceived results. Perhaps one of the biggest detractors from earnings ...
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Pollo Loco

How Comparable Sales Broke the Crazy Chicken

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) reported its second quarter financial results after the market closed on Thursday. The crazy chicken had $0.19 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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What to Expect From El Pollo Loco Earnings

El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. Consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.18 in ...
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INC Research Preps for Secondary Offering

INC Research Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: INCR) announced that it has priced its secondary offering in its most recent filing to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). However, it did ...
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Can Alibaba Stop Its Slide With Earnings?

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates that call for $0.58 in ...
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Shake Shack IPO

How Shake Shack Clouds Strong Earnings With Secondary Offering

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) reported its second quarter financial results after the markets closed Monday. The company had $0.09 in earnings per share (EPS) on $48.5 million in revenue ...
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