Inventories Spread: Could Oil Prices Flip?

US commercial crude oil stockpiles fell by 1.8 MMbbls (million barrels) to ~471.0 MMbbls for the week ended September 22, 2017.

Brinker International’s Marketing Efforts Set It Apart

“Fresh is Happening Now” was one of the marketing initiatives the company launched during the year.

Why Cloud Security Is Important for Palo Alto’s Revenue Growth

Enterprise demand for cybersecurity products continues to increase. Palo Alto Networks (PANW) has taken aim at the cloud security space and has acquired several companies to gain traction in this market.

Restaurant Industry Outlook On Capital Expenditures

Restaurants make capital expenditures for various reasons. They do it to open new stores, purchase new equipment, and remodel existing stores.

Will China’s Weak Winter Iron Ore Demand Hurt Iron Ore Prices?

Since China is the biggest consumer of seaborne iron ore (COMT), investors looking for clues about iron ore prices should track Chinese iron ore demand.

Domino’s Revenue Growth Surges To 13%

We've discussed how same-store sales and unit growth have been strong for Domino’s in 4Q. Let's see how they've translated into revenue growth.
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Buying Nike Stock: Should You ‘Just Do It’?

Talk about a turnaround! After a swing and a miss in its July earnings report, Nike (NKE) is now the comeback kid. But is NKE stock still a buy?

US GDP Growth Impacts Restaurants—Like Darden Restaurants

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported GDP growth of 2.2% versus an estimated 2.6% in the fourth quarter—compared to growth of 5% in the third quarter.

What Were David Einhorn’s Top Stock Holdings in 4Q17?

Greenlight Capital's top five holdings in 4Q17 were General Motors (GM), Brighthouse Financial, AerCap Holdings (AER), Mylan (MYL), and Apple (AAPL).