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Investors More Than Just Hungry for Habit IPO

Habit Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: HABT) entered the market Thursday morning in its initial public offering (IPO). The 5 million share offering original priced at $18 apiece, but they went on ...
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Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Rises Faster Than Family Income

The national average cost of a Thanksgiving dinner for a family of 10 this year has risen less than 1% year-over-year, from $49.04 to $49.41. In 2004 the same dinner ...
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El Pollo Loco Huge Discount Secondary Creates Ugly Technical Event

El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) has had a weak stock since it became known that insiders were going to sell shares in a secondary offering. Unfortunately for shareholders, ...
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Could El Pollo Loco’s Secondary Offering Be as Hot as the IPO?

On November 10, El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. There will be 6 million shares of ...
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Tyson Earnings Boosted by Strong Outlook, Dividend Hike

Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Monday. For the quarter, the food processing company posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Thanksgiving Turkeys More Expensive This Year

The latest turkey market news from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that so far this year more than 192 million turkeys have been slaughtered in the United States. ...
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Apollo Unloads a Third of Remaining Sprouts Stake

Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. (NASDAQ: SFM) announced that it will sell 15 million shares of its common stock held by affiliates of Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE: APO). The affiliates ...
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El Pollo Loco Secondary Offering Seen Weighing on Shares

El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary offering. The filing is for 6 million shares and is ...
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Wendy’s Turnaround Jeopardy — Earnings Fall Short

The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) reported its third-quarter results Thursday before the market open as $0.08 in earnings per share and $512 million in revenue. Thomson Reuters had consensus estimates ...
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Whole Foods’ Earnings Good Enough for Investors

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results after markets closed Wednesday. For the quarter, the high-end grocery store chain posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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What to Expect From Whole Foods Earnings and Turnaround

When Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) reported fiscal third-quarter results in late July, the company beat the EPS estimate and narrowly missed on revenues. Same-store sales rose nearly 4%. ...
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Archer Daniels Midland Earnings Up Sharply on Ethanol Sales

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (NYSE: ADM) reported third-quarter 2014 earnings Tuesday. The agribusiness giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.81 on revenues of $18.12 billion. In the ...
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Full 360-Degree Earnings Preview for Starbucks

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) will report its fiscal fourth-quarter and annual earnings Thursday after the U.S. markets close. Thomson Reuters has fourth-quarter consensus estimates of $0.74 in earnings per share ...
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Will a New Ultra-Premium Guinness Beer Be a Hit — at $35 Per Bottle?

Sometimes new beer launches are great feats, and sometimes they are a risk. So, what is a beer drinking guy supposed to think of a new beer from Guinness? The ...
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Boulder Brands Warning Could Bring Fear of Gluten-Free Trend

Boulder Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: BDBD) has seen its shares get smacked down hard after the food products company announced its preliminary third-quarter earnings. The company has now projected only $0.08 in ...
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