restaurants

McDonald’s Aims to Make Happier Meals: Cheeseburgers Optional

Fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced Thursday morning that it plans to improve its kids' Happy Meal menu across 120 markets to offer more balanced meals, simplify ingredients, continue ...
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New CEO Will Struggle at Chipotle

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has hired a well-regarded executive from Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) to be its new chief executive officer. He has run the Taco Bell ...
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Why GrubHub Is Thursday’s Biggest Earnings Winner and More

GrubHub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Thursday. The food delivery giant posted $0.37 in earnings per share (EPS) on $205.1 million ...
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Why Chipotle Earnings Left Investors Sour

When Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) released its most recent quarterly results late on Tuesday, the burrito chain said that it had $1.55 in earnings per share (EPS) on ...
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The McDonald’s Difference: People Don’t Buy Hamburgers Online

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) posted strong earnings, and did something very few retailers do. McDonald's management said it would open over 1,000 stores this year. It has and will continue ...
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How Does Starbucks Stack Up Against McDonald’s

When McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced results this morning, the fast-food chain said that it had $1.71 in fourth-quarter adjusted earnings per share (EPS) and $5.34 billion in revenue. That's ...
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McDonald’s Q4 Earnings Leave Investors Hungry

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The fast-food chain said that it had $1.71 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.34 ...
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What to Expect When McDonald’s Reports Q4 Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates call for $1.59 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Starbucks Falls Under McDonald’s Shadow

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) is barely growing in the United States as it tries to expand further into the fast-food business. McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), on the other hand, has ...
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Starbucks Slips Despite Solid Q1 Results

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) released fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday. The company said that it had $0.65 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.1 billion in revenue, ...
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McDonald’s Packaging to Go Completely Green by 2025

Fast-food behemoth McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced Tuesday that by 2025, all the company's guest packaging will be made from renewable, recycled or certified sources. Perhaps more ambitiously, the company ...
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Domino’s Pizza CEO to Step Down in July

Domino’s Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ) shares took a step back on Wednesday after it was announced that the company’s long-standing chief executive officer would be leaving the company. CEO Patrick ...
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Bull/Bear Outlook: Are Investors Still Hungry for McDonald’s in 2018?

With 2017 in the books and 2018 off to a roaring start, investors are taking this time to contemplate what to expect ahead. After all, this raging bull market is ...
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Jack in the Box Unloads Qdoba to Private Equity Firm

Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) shares made a handy gain early on Tuesday after the fast-food chain announced that it would be unloading one of its core businesses. ...
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Darden Restaurants Sees Handy Gain on Strong Sales, Rosy Outlook

Darden Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: DRI) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.73 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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