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Obviously, People Will Not Pay for Hamburger Delivery From McDonald’s

A company called Postmates wants to rule the world of the home delivery of fast food -- literally. This means on-demand delivery in every major city in the world. Postmates ...
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The 4 Best Things About Starbucks Earnings

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported solid earnings Thursday after the markets closed, but what really drove this stock to all-time highs? The company met estimates. Still, there is more to ...
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Starbucks Earnings Solid Enough for More All-Time Highs

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) released its fiscal second-quarter results after the markets closed Thursday as $0.33 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.46 billion in revenue. This compared to Thomson ...
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Did Analysts Set the Bar Too Low for Coca-Cola Earnings

The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reported its first-quarter financial results Wednesday before the markets opened as $0.48 in earnings per share (EPS) on $10.7 in revenue. That compared to Thomson ...
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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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Chipotle Earnings Not Hot Enough to Satisfy Investors

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) released its first-quarter financial results Tuesday after the markets closed. The burrito purveyor had $3.88 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.09 billion in ...
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How Much Do Companies Really Have to Worry About Bird Flu?

The world has never been able to get past the fears of viruses, outbreaks and contagion. Now bird flu is making its way back into the news, and the fears of ...
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Could Foreign Companies Help Block the Kraft-Heinz Merger

Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT) and Warren Buffett–backed, H.J. Heinz are planning on combining forces to form the fifth largest food company in the world. However, this merger may come ...
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Consumer Stocks Being Reshaped by Changing Tastes of Millennials

Companies are learning to change their offerings and operations to be geared toward millennials. Those companies not making changes may be jeopardizing their operations in the years to come. After all, ...
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Why Analysts Are Concerned About Wage Hikes at McDonald’s

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) finally has delivered on higher wages. The move came with instant criticism as not being enough and not covering enough workers from those who are seeking ...
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Wegmans, Publix, Trader Joe’s Big Winners in Supermarket Survey

In a recently completed survey of more than 62,000 supermarket customers, Consumer Reports rated Wegmans at the top of the list with a score of 90 (out of a possible ...
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Craft Beer Rank Change Crushes Budweiser

The world of beer keeps changing. For years now the trend has been a migration to craft beer, at the expense of big corporate beer brands. Boston Beer Co. Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Meat Prices Fall in February

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its preliminary report on February farm prices Monday afternoon. The all-products price index rose 3.1% month-over-month to 100, with the crop production index ...
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ConAgra Pleases With Earnings and Guidance, Even After Huge Charge

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The food processor and packager reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.59 on ...
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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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