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American Investors Finally Get to See a Sushi Restaurant IPO

When markets have holiday interruptions, some corporate filings are overlooked, missed or ignored. What Americans have not been missing out on is their craving for sushi. It turns out that ...
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This Is How Much Chick-fil-A Could Make If It Opened Sundays

Truett Cathy, the founder of Chick-fil-A, made the decision when he started the fast-food company in 1946 that it would not be open on Sundays. He believed that the first day ...
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Bacon, Egg, and Cheese? No Thanks, I’d Rather Have Pizza, Say Half of Americans

According to a 1996 study of U.S. adults, the percentage of breakfast eaters dropped from 86% to 75% between 1965 and 1991. The decline likely was due to social pressure ...
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This Restaurant Has the Absolute Worst Customer Service in America

What makes a good fast-food restaurant, at least from the standpoint of the customers? Menu? Price? The technology used to take orders and to pay? When they are open? The ...
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These Are the Restaurants With the Best Customer Service in America

Americans spend nearly half their family food budget on dining out. Total restaurant sales are projected to reach $863 billion this year, a year-over-year increase of 3%, at the more ...
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Was Chipotle Downgrade on African Swine Fever Incredibly Misguided?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has been subject to a few health scares in the past, but the most recent one may be unfounded. While shares took a hit ...
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This Small Swiss Company Is Taking Starbucks to Court

Starbucks recalled a coffee maker, and the maker of the maker has sued. Starbucks called the suit "baseless." It appears, for now, a court will decide the matter. Starbucks sells ...
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Subway Keeps Shutting Restaurants: It Closed 3 a Day in 2018

Since Subway co-founder Fred DeLuca died in 2015, the largest (by number of stores) fast-food chain in the United States has been shedding stores. According to a report Thursday in ...
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Why McDonald’s Q1 Results Were Not Too Hard to Swallow

When McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the golden arches posted $1.72 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.96 billion in ...
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McDonald’s Earnings: What to Expect

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is set to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $1.76 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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In 2019, Should McDonald’s Be Worth More Than All Direct Competitors Combined?

Sometimes having the first-mover status can be a great advantage. McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) was not the world's first hamburger chain by a long shot, but the company does date ...
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Starbucks Steams Ahead with Q2 Earnings

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) released fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed  Thursday. The coffee giant said that it had $0.60 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.3 billion in ...
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How Applebee’s and IHOP Could Make 50% for Investors

The investing public might not recognize the company Dine Brands Global Inc. (NYSE: DIN) as easily as some of the more recognizable chain restaurants in America. This company franchises the ...
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How Many McDonald’s Workers Will Be Pushed Out by Technology?

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) just bought a tech company that can change store menus based on the weather, what customers might add to menu items they already have selected and ...
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Why Investors Like Papa John’s Deal With Shaquille O’Neal

Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) announced Friday morning that NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal is teaming up with the company as a member of the board of directors ...
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