The Cheesecake Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAKE)

Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AFL, APOL, T, BAC, CAKE, EMC, ETFC, GD, GM, HGSI, ITT, JNPR, PCS, MU, MSFT, NDAQ, S, WLP)

These are some of this Thursday's top analyst calls with upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research firms. AFLAC Inc. (NYSE: AFL) Raised to Outperform at FBR. Apollo ...
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Fast Casual Dining is a Winner (CMG, CAKE, BJRI, PNRA, BWLD, MCD)

Consumers who might remain unconvinced about an economic recovery still have to eat. And not all of them are eating at fast food restaurants. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) ...
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Casual Dining Woes: People Too Cheap To Eat Out (BWLD, PNRA, TXRH, RRGB, CAKE, PFCB, EAT, DRI, CMG)

The economy is getting better.  People are spending more money.  Retail saw a giant March and is expected to have another great same-store sales figure on an individual basis for ...
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Food Investor Alert: Fat & Calorie Displays At Food Chains (MCD, YUM, BWLD, CAKE, PFCB, RRGB, EAT, BKC, WEN, TXRH, SONC, CPKI)

If you like to invest in food chain restaurants, Thursday was a bad day as a group of bipartisan senators are trying to require chains to list calories on their ...
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Top Pre-Market analyst Upgrades (AUTH, CBRL, CAKE, DRI, KR, LGF, PNRA, PMC, VLTR)

These are some of the top upgrades and positive calls we are seeing this Tuesday morning on Wall Street:AuthenTec (AUTH) Started At Buy at Stanford Group.CBRL Group (CBRL) Raised to ...
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Cheesecake Factory Added to Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy List (CAKE)

The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ: CAKE) is being added to Goldman Sachs CONVICTION BUY LIST.  This call is reflecting a view of early cycle casual diners and a fundamental view on ...
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Pre-Market Stock News (December 20, 2007) (ACN, ATVI, ALTU, ARRY, ATHX, BSC, BX, CAKE, ECHO, INTU, FDX, MLHR, IDEV, LDK, LEG, LOCM, NKE, ORCL, PIR, RIMM, RAD, RUTH, SMOD, SCS, DEEP, TRB)

This is not every bit of news on individual stocks but this is the major news affecting many shares in pre-market activity this Thursday morning:Accenture (ACN) stock up 4% after ...
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Short Sellers Lighten Up On Growth Restaurant Chains (RRGB, PZZA, MSSR, BWLD, SBUX, CAKE, TXRH, CBRL, PFCB, PNRA)

We've started seeing some of the recent emptier pockets of Joe Q. Consumer, and after a warning yesterday out of McCormick & Schmicks's we wanted to see how some of ...
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Pre-Market Analyst Calls (September 25, 2007)

ACLI cut to Hold at Cantor Fitzgerald.ARRS cut to Mkt Perform at FBR.BKR cut to Neutral at Oppenheimer.BRCM cut to Mkt Perform at FBR. BZH started as Sell at UBS.CAKE ...
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Pre-Market Stock News (July 10, 2007)

(AA) Alcoa $0.81 EPS vs $0.81e; will likely have to sweeten Alcan bid before getting any approval from Alcan.(BOT) CBOT holders approve the CME merger offer.(CACS) Carrier Access lowered guidance.(CAKE) ...
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This Week’s Top Active Stock News Stories (June 22, 2007)

Stock Tickers: WB, GE, SMH, TYC, BRK/A, BX, SBUX, KFT, SIRI, XMSR, CAKE, BAMMost stories come out, affect a stock or a sector, and then cease to matter.  We have ...
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How Cheesecake Factory Can Fix Its Downgrade Problems (CAKE)

Cheesecake Factory (CAKE-NASDAQ) is trading down more than 7% to $24.80 on almost triple its normal volume after multiple analyst downgrades based upon comments from a growth conference.  Yesterday, at ...
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