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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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Starbucks Does Not Respond to Porn Web Blocking Request

According to Enough Is Enough (EIE), an internet safety group, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) has set up systems to keep Wi-Fi systems in its stores from accessing pornography. The EIE ...
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Starbucks Licenses High-End Bakery Products

In an additional attempt to break free from an image that it is a coffee store chain that competes with McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has set a ...
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Noodles & Co. Reveals Data Breach

Fast-casual restaurant chain Noodles & Co. (NASDAQ: NDLS) said Tuesday afternoon that it had uncovered a recent data security incident that may have compromised customer payment information. The customer credit and ...
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Chipotle to Launch ‘Chiptopia’ Rewards Program

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.'s (NYSE: CMG) fall from grace has lasted for 10 months and, if anything, shows no signs of reviving without more help. To that end the company ...
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McDonald’s in Last Place in Customer Satisfaction Poll

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) held its traditional place in the fast-food category of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). It is also the largest company in the category in sales ...
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Set a Meeting at Starbucks Using Microsoft Outlook Add-In

Last week The Wall Street Journal reported that Starbucks Corp.'s (NASDAQ: SBUX) loyalty rewards program had $1.2 billion loaded on 12 million customers' cards and mobile apps, more than many ...
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A McDonald’s Menu Item With 1,880 Calories

Among the dozens of high-calorie items available on the McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) menu, at the top of the list is one with 1,880 calories. The 40-piece Chicken McNuggets has a ...
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New York Sues Domino’s for Wage Theft

New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman on Tuesday announced a lawsuit against Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ) and certain affiliates and franchisees alleging that they had underpaid workers ...
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Starbucks Issues $500 Million Note for Sustainability Projects

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) on Monday announced that it had closed an underwritten offering of $500 million in senior unsecured notes to enhance its sustainability programs. The company said it ...
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How Shake Shack Crushed This Earnings Report

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) reported first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. The company had $0.08 in earnings per share (EPS) on $54 million in revenue compared ...
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Lower Q2 Guidance Trumps Wendy’s Profit, Revenue Beats

When Wendy's Co. (NASDAQ: WEN) reported first-quarter results Wednesday morning, shares rose in the pre-market session because the company beat consensus estimates on both profit and revenues. The upbeat tone ...
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