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How Analysts View Chipotle After a Kitchen-Sink Earnings Report

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday, and this was perhaps one of its most important earnings reports ever, being the first report after the ...
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Yum! Brands Profits Up, Revenues Stagnant Ahead of China Spin-Off

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth quarter and full-year 2015 results after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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Can Chipotle Keep Its Rally Alive With Earnings?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.86 in ...
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How McDonald’s Took a Big Bite Out of Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday. The golden arches had $1.31 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.34 billion in revenue. ...
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Starbucks Fails to Impress Investors With Earnings Beat

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported its fiscal first quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. The coffee giant had $0.46 in earnings per share (EPS) on $5.37 billion ...
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Why Chipotle Still Handily Leads Its Competition Despite Food Scandals

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has now become synonymous with salmonella, norovirus and E. coli. It was that one-two-three punch that helped tear shares down 37% from their 2015 ...
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Why Yum May Outperform McDonald’s This Year

Fast food is big business, and there are no bigger players than McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza ...
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Is This the Bottom for Chipotle?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has taken it on the chin for a few months now after a reported outbreak of E. coli in some customers. However, the burrito ...
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The 2016 Bullish and Bearish Case for McDonald’s

This fast-food giant has been on fire over the past six months, and it remains a solid pick for investors seeking dividends and a degree of safety. But how will McDonald’s ...
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3 Restaurant Stocks That Could Benefit From Ongoing Chipotle Troubles

Once a company gets in a dominant position in the casual dining arena, it’s extremely hard to dislodge it when the concept becomes hip. The more people like and frequent ...
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Sonic Continues Planned Expansion Across California

Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC) continues to expand its franchise footprint across perhaps one of the largest markets in the United States. The company announced the expansion of two existing franchise ...
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Does Chipotle Have Even More Downside Than Previously Thought?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has been a premier stock to own in the past decade. Its shares saw a meteoric rise during this time, and the company set ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Chipotle Shares Dropping Another $100

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has been a premier stock to own in the past decade. Its shares saw a meteoric rise during this time and the company set ...
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A Dunkin’ Donuts Plan to Deliver Food to Customers

Not wanting to be left behind in the race of fast-food companies to offer new ways to sell their menu items to consumers, Dunkin' Donuts will offer delivery in several ...
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McDonald’s Delivers Stronger Dividend and Franchise Model Focus

When was the last time you remember shares of McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) being halted for "news pending" during the middle of a trading day? The fast-food giant has begun ...
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