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Chipotle Earnings Choke as Expected

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported its first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The burrito giant said it had a net loss of $0.88 per share ...
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How Analysts View McDonald’s After Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is just below its all-time highs after reporting its first-quarter earnings on Friday. As a result of these solid earnings, analysts have poured into the stock, ...
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How McDonald’s Supersized Its Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) released its first-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Friday. The company said it had $1.23 in earnings per share (EPS) on $5.90 billion in revenue. ...
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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Dire Foursquare Prediction for Chipotle May Set Up a Buying Opportunity Post Earnings

Foursquare CEO Jeff Glueck has given Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) investors a preview of what are predicted to be horrible earnings for the restaurant chain come April 26. ...
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Fast Food Can Make People Sick

Fast food is not good for people, at least for those who consume it. The relationship between fatty, high-salt food and heart and diabetes problems has been the subject of medical ...
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Olive Garden

Darden Earnings Fail to Impress, With Chairman Departure

Darden Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: DRI) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said it had $1.21 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.85 ...
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What Analysts Like About Sonic Now

Fast-food operator Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC) last week posted solid numbers for its fourth quarter and, better still, raised its forecast for 2016 fiscal year. Shares rose by as much ...
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McDonald’s Asia Expansion Plans Push Shares to Multiyear High

News that McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is looking to further grow its empire of golden arches with an expansion into the Far East markets helped push its shares to a ...
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Burger

Chipotle Plans to Develop New Burger Chain

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) filed a trademark request earlier in March for “Better Burger,” implying that the company is looking to pursue a burger restaurant chain. The company ...
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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Former Chipotle Employees Go After Company in Court

The E. coli and norovirus outbreaks at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) have been all over the business news pages in recent months. Less well-known are the company's troubles ...
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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Chipotle CEOs Take Massive Pay Cut

The co-CEOs of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) paid a terrible price financially for a year in which its shares were punished after tainted food was discovered at a number ...
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Burrito

Can Chipotle Recover From the Latest Health Scare and Return to Growth?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) had a rough final quarter of 2015, dogged by a flurry of health scares. The company has fallen from October highs around $759 a share ...
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El Pollo Loco Chokes on Guidance

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) reported fourth quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company had $0.15 in earnings per share (EPS) on $86 million in ...
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Burger

Yum Brands Names New Chairman, Raises Borrowing Limit

The board of directors of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) on Tuesday named lead director Robert D. Walter as the company's new executive chairman, replacing David C. Novak, who is ...
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Shake Shack Earnings Not Enough for Investors

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) released its fourth quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Monday. The company had $0.08 in earnings per share (EPS) on $51 million in ...
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