restaurants

Dave & Buster's

Not a Lot of Sizzle in Dave & Buster’s IPO

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAY) priced 5.88 million shares at $16 for the company’s initial public offering (IPO) Friday morning. Shares opened at $16 and rose to a ...
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Yum China

Bad Chicken in China Haunts Yum! Earnings

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported third quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Tuesday. The fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 and revenues ...
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McDonald's

Why Morgan Stanley Says Buy Burger King and Sell McDonald’s

An analyst at Morgan Stanley has kicked off the week with an upgrade to Overweight for Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) and a downgrade to Equal Weight for McDonald’s ...
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McDonalds Coffee cup

Free Coffee From McDonald’s — Again

Following a similar promotion in March of this year, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is once again offering customers a free small coffee during breakfast hours for the next two weeks. ...
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McDonalds Store

McDonald’s Shares at 52-Week Low as August Sales Bomb

Same-store sales for McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) were bad in July and worse in August. The company reported Friday morning that U.S. same-store sales fell 2.8% year-over-year, that European sales ...
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Starbucks Reserve Store

Starbucks Launches Super-Premium, Express Store Formats

It’s a busy day in Seattle. Coffee and tea merchant Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) announced Friday morning that the company will open its first Roastery and Tasting Room by December ...
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McDonalds Store

New McDonald’s U.S. President Returning to His Roots

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced on Friday that Mike Andres will replace retiring McDonald’s U.S. president Jeff Stratton who has spent 41 years under the Golden Arches. Andres has plenty ...
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McDonald's

McDonald’s Sales Tank in July, Stock Takes Aim at New 52-Week Low

Same-store sales for McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) could have been worse in July but it’s really hard to see how. The company reported Friday morning that U.S. same-store sales fell ...
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Wendy’s Earnings and Franchise Sales Keeping Its Turnaround Alive

Wendy’s Co. (NASDAQ: WEN) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The fast-food restaurant chain posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.09 on revenues of $523.4 million. In ...
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McDonald’s Burgers Rate Last in Survey

When it comes to fast food, Americans eat a lot of it, and they are getting more demanding about the quality of the food they are eating. And the biggest ...
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McDonald's

Poor Wages Given as Reason for Poor McDonald’s Service Rating

For the past 20 years, the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) has been rating what it calls limited-service restaurants and the rest of us call fast-food restaurants. In every one ...
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McDonald’s Gets Worst Rating Among Restaurant Chains

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) may dominate fast-food sales in the United States based on revenue, and also as one of the largest in terms of locations, but its customer service ...
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Hot May Numbers Make These Five Top Restaurant Stocks Solid Summer Buys

Many of the consumer discretionary stocks that make up that sector have suffered this year. As of the end of last week, it is the only sector that was down ...
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bread

Panera Bread Makes a Clean Break Toward Sustainability

Is it just coincidence the leaders in the fast casual dining segment, virtually the only segment of the restaurant industry showing consistently high growth, are also the ones that seemingly ...
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Dunkin Donuts

Here’s Why Dunkin Donuts and Starbucks Will Be Serving Lunch

McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) still owns breakfast, regardless of the recent assault made on the day part by numerous fast food and fast casual restaurants. Lunchtime, however, may become the next ...
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