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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Caterpillar, Sirius, Time Warner Cable and More

It is the Monday ahead of Thanksgiving, the markets are at new highs, and earnings season is over for the most part. Now investors have to consider research ideas on ...
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Can Burger King Do Better in India Than in China?

Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) has announced a new joint venture that will give it an opening into the giant market of India. The fast-food chain has partnered with ...
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Burger King Slashes Costs as Revenues Shrink

Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) reported third-quarter 2013 results before markets opened Monday morning. The fast-food operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.23 on revenues of ...
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McDonald’s Advice to Worker: Not Making Enough to Live On, Apply for Food Stamps

An employee of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) who has worked for the company for 10 years and called the company’s employee hotline for advice on how to make ends meet ...
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Fast Food Jobs Cost America $7 Billion A Year? Does McDonald’s Make America Poor

Filed under "data to hard to obtain and analyze" are various estimates for what poverty or low wages cost the U.S. economy. Among the issues this kind of analysis creates are that increased wages can cut ...
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Burger King’s New “Low Fat” Satisfries May Change Fast-Food Industry

Burger King Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: BKW) has a new product it calls Satisfries. The french fries have 40% less fat than the fast-food chain's current product and 30% fewer calories. Of course, ...
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Starbucks Must Start Selling Pizza

The arms war among the fast-food chains escalated as McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) confirmed that it would begin to sell chicken wings nationwide next month. Dubbed "Mighty Wings," the new ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Dive to Mixed Close

July 31, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors this afternoon’s announcement from the FOMC. In Europe, the unemployment rate in the eurozone was unchanged ...
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Can Bill Ackman Ignite Air Products?

Pershing Square Capital Management this morning filed a report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission revealing that it has purchased a 9.8% stake (about 20.55 million shares) in ...
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The Wage Hike to $15 Would Cost McDonald’s $8 Billion

It would cost McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and its franchisees more than $8 billion a year in the United States, if its workers received a raise from current wages to ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Drift to Mixed Close

July 30, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors wait for tomorrow’s announcement from the FOMC. There was little economic data published today. In the ...
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Fast Food a Little Slower Today as Worker Walkouts Expected

The country’s largest fast-food chains are expected to see walkouts in seven cities today as workers protest the industry’s low wages at some the nation’s most profitable companies. Walkouts are ...
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How Much Does It Cost to Own a McDonald’s Franchise?

For people who want to get into the food franchise business, and want to do so on a budget, the best choice is a deal with Papa John’s International Inc. ...
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Wendy’s Win: No Change for McDonald’s, and Fast-Food Sector Concerns

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) is proving to be a serious turnaround contender. After double-digit gains after its earnings report, many investors might be tempted to flood back into the ...
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McDonald’s May Signal Peak Valuation in Fast Food and Casual Dining Stocks

The casual dining sector, particularly the fast food segment, may have run its major growth course. After McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) posted a disappointing company earnings report we can only ...
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