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McDonald’s Workers Demonstrate Again for $15 Wage

In a series of demonstrations and strikes taking place Tuesday, November 29, workers in a variety of jobs and industries will continue to press demands for a $15-an-hour minimum wage, ...
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El Pollo Loco Chokes on Earnings

When El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) reported its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had $0.18 in earnings per share ...
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McDonald’s Profits Rise on Improved Same-Store Sales

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The fast-food restaurant chain posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.50 on revenues of $6.42 billion. In ...
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Why This Analyst Is Very Positive on GrubHub

GrubHub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB) has posted solid growth in both sales and earnings since its 2013 merger with Seamless. Even now, this food delivery company is continuing to make solid ...
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McDonald’s Workers File Sexual Harassment Complaints, Plan Protests

According to survey results released Wednesday by the National Partnership for Women & Families (NPWF), fully 40% of women working in the fast-food industry report facing sexual harassment at work, ...
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Darden Rises on Solid Earnings

Darden Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: DRI) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.88 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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McDonald’s Dividend Increase Another Sign Turnaround Is Working: CEO

Fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced Thursday morning that it is raising its quarterly dividend by 6% ($0.05) to $0.94 per share ($3.76 annualized). At the current dividend rate ...
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Yum Announces Separation of Its China Business and Raises Dividend

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) has finally done it. The company has announced that it is separating its China business from Yum Brands. The newly split company will now be ...
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12 Ways to Save Hundreds (or Thousands) of Dollars per Year at Restaurants

Whether you cook at home a lot or not at all, chances are still pretty high that you and your family still spend a lot of money dining out each ...
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Total Number of US Restaurants in Decline in 2016

There have recently been reports out about consumers spending slightly less on their lunch tickets out at restaurants. Now it appears that the actual number of restaurants in America is ...
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Are Business Lunches Dying, or Eating Lunch Out in General?

It has not been much of a secret that consumer spending on casual dining has seen a drop of late. Now it turns out that restaurants are also getting bit ...
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Are Investors Overreacting to Zoe’s Kitchen Earnings?

Zoe’s Kitchen Inc. (NYSE: ZOES) was perhaps one of the worst performing stocks in Tuesday’s session as the result of less-than-favorable fiscal second-quarter earnings that came out on Monday after ...
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What to Expect From McDonald’s Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is scheduled to report second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The fast-food giant has been on fire over the past year, but it ...
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Chipotle CEOs Got $13 Million Each While Screwing Up the Company

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.'s (NYSE: CMG) shares started to collapse in earnest last October and accelerated in December after another disclosure of food poisoning at the chain continued with the ...
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Chipotle Earnings May Signal a Still Distant Turnaround

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) is still working to earn back its customers’ trust and loyalty after the E.coli epidemic. The burrito chain hoped to win back investor and ...
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