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    How Wendy's Ended Up as a Reddit-Born Meme Stock

    By Rachel Curry
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    WallStreetBets Is Behind the Movement in Wendy's (WEN) Stock

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Consumer

    Is McDonald’s a ‘Buy’ Ahead of Its Q2 Earnings?

    McDonald’s is set to report its second-quarter earnings before the market opens on July 28. Let’s look at analysts’ expectations for the quarter.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Shake Shack Announces Expansion Plans in China, Stock Rises

    Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) has big plans in China. The company announced that it will open 55 franchised restaurants in Mainland China by 2030.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Is McDonald’s a ‘Buy’ at These Levels?

    Optimism about reopening the economy, fiscal stimulus packages, and progress in COVID-19 treatment led to a rise in McDonald’s stock price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What to Expect from Jack in the Box’s Q2 Earnings

    For the second quarter, analysts expect Jack in the Box to report revenue of $211.1 million—a fall of 2.1% from the second quarter of 2019.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why McDonald’s Is a ‘Buy’ before Its Q1 Earnings

    McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) stock declined to a low of $124.23 on March 18. Since then, the company has made a significant recovery.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Shake Shack to Return $10 Million Support Loan amid Criticism

    Shake Shack stock rose during Monday’s trading session. The stock rose after the company announced that it will return the government support loan.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    JACK Stock Soars after Company’s Operational Update

    On Wednesday, Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) provided an update for its preliminary performance in the second quarter of fiscal 2020, which ended on April 12.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Reports Q1 Comparable Sales, Withdraws 2020 Guidance

    The COVID-19 outbreak had a significant impact on McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) SSSG. The company’s global SSSG rose 7.2% in the first two months of 2020.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    How’s Shake Shack Coping amid COVID-19?

    So far this year, Shake Shack has lost 44.8% of its stock value. The company has underperformed its peers and the broader equity markets in 2020.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Should You Consider Buying McDonald’s Right Now?

    McDonald’s stock price is showing a sharp pullback. As of Wednesday, McDonald’s was trading at $162.98—a rise of 31.2% from March 18.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Has Shake Shack Stock Bottomed Out?

    As of Thursday, Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) was trading at $61.67—a fall of 16.2% since it reported its fourth-quarter earnings.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Beats Analysts’ Q4 Estimates

    Today, McDonald’s reported its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2019. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $5.35 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What to Expect from McDonald’s Q4 Earnings

    McDonald’s will report its fourth-quarter earnings tomorrow before the market opens. Analysts expect McDonald’s to report revenue of $5.31 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Can Starbucks Deliver Double-Digit EPS Growth in Q1?

    Starbucks will report its first-quarter earnings after the market closes on Tuesday. Analysts expect the company to report double-digit EPS growth.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    These Consumer Stocks Rose More than 65% in 2019

    Consumer stocks had a truly phenomenal 2019. Let’s take a look at five consumer stocks that delivered more than 65% growth in the year.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Is It Time to Buy Shake Shack Stock?

    Shake Shack (SHAK) stock is under pressure. The company’s third-quarter sales miss and lower sales expectations weighed on the stock.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Will McDonald’s Strategic Initiatives Fuel Higher Sales?

    McDonald’s has been lagging behind its peers this year. Can faster delivery, new technology, and modernized restaurants help sales?

    By Shreerag Menon
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    Consumer

    Is It Time to Go Long on McDonald’s Stock?

    McDonald’s (MCD) stock has underperformed the broader markets as well as most of its peers so far this year. MCD stock is up about 9.6% so far this year.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Why Chipotle Stock Could Continue to Rise

    So far this year, Chipotle stock has outperformed the broader markets by a wide margin. The stock has risen nearly 89% YTD.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How McDonald’s Wages and Major Costs Stack Up

    McDonald’s performance is sensitive to any changes in price levels—be it food, labor, or rent. So how much does it cost for McDonald’s to generate revenue?

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Must-Know: McDonald’s Has Got Tough Competition

    McDonald’s (MCD) competition includes large international and national food chains as well as regional and local retailers of food products.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Risks, Strengths, and Weaknesses

    The restaurant industry is susceptible to a wide array of risks of macro and micro factors. As a huge global brand, McDonald’s faces several risks.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Global Presence and the Three-Legged Stool

    McDonald’s, the world’s largest fast food chain, has over 38,000 restaurants across 120 countries. In 2018, it had approximately $21.0 billion in sales.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Menu Struggles to Shed Its Junk Food Rep

    Despite health-related controversies, fast food companies such as McDonald’s maintain that they provide consumers with choice and convenience.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Overview: Segments, Buybacks, Valuation

    Based on its November 8 closing price, McDonald’s (MCD) stock is up 9% in 2019. The fast food titan’s dividend yield is around 2.5%.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Consumer

    Wendy’s Stock Rose Due to Q3 Beat, Unlike Peers

    Wendy’s (WEN) stock was trading more than 4% higher in the pre-market session. Today, the company posted stronger-than-expected third-quarter results.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Wendy’s Stock: Lower Q3 Earnings Could Hurt

    Wendy’s (WEN) will announce its third-quarter earnings on Wednesday. We think that Wendy’s stock could take a hit due to lower third-quarter earnings.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Chipotle Stock: Analysts Upbeat before Q3 Earnings

    On October 18, Bank of America upgraded Chipotle (CMG) stock from “underperform” to “neutral.” The bank increased its target price to $850 from $590.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Will McDonald’s Stock Fall after Its Q3 Earnings?

    McDonald’s is scheduled to announce its third-quarter earnings on Tuesday. The company’s revenues and earnings growth rate could accelerate sequentially.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Wendy’s Stock Feeling Pressure?

    Cowen analyst Andrew Charles downgraded Wendy’s stock to “market perform” from “outperform.” He lowered the target price to $20 from $22.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    The Restaurant Industry: An Overview

    More Americans are eating out, and they’re eating out more often. The restaurant industry’s share of the food dollar is 51%, up from 25% in 1955.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Consumer

    Restaurant Stocks Dip, Fight for Morning Traffic Heats Up

    Restaurant stocks closed lower on Tuesday as the fight to win the morning traffic intensified. Wendy’s will expand its breakfast menu nationwide in 2020.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wendy’s Stock: Why Does It Continue to Fall?

    A few analysts downgraded Wendy’s stock following the reduced outlook. Guggenheim and BTIG downgraded the stock to “neutral” from “buy.”

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Wendy’s: Analysts Expect Its Revenues to Rise in 2019

    For 2019, analysts expect Wendy’s (WEN) to report revenues of $1.70 billion—a rise of 7.0% from $1.59 billion in 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Does Wendy’s Valuation Multiple Still Look Attractive?

    As of June 26, Wendy’s was trading at a forward PE ratio of 28.2x compared to 27.7x before the announcement of its first-quarter earnings.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What to Expect from McDonald’s in 2019

    Analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to report revenues of $20.95 billion in 2019—a fall of 0.4% from $21.03 billion in 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Beat Analysts’ Q1 Expectations

    McDonald’s (MCD) posted its first-quarter earnings on April 30. The company posted an adjusted EPS of $1.78 on revenues of $4.96 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Wall Street’s ‘Buy’ Rating for Wendy’s ahead of Q1 Earnings

    Of the total 23 analysts following Wendy’s (WEN), 56.5% have a “buy” rating while 43.5% have a “hold” rating. No analysts have a “sell” rating.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Can Wendy’s Fist-Quarter EPS Beat Wall Street Expectations?

    Analysts expect Wendy’s (WEN) to post adjusted EPS of $0.12 in the first quarter of 2019, which represents a rise of 4.1% from $0.11 per share in the first quarter of 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Will Drive Wendy’s Revenue in Q1 2019?

    Analysts expect Wendy’s (WEN) to post adjusted EPS of $399.5 million in the first quarter of 2019, a rise of 5.0% from its $380.6 million in the first quarter of 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Can Wendy’s First-Quarter Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Wendy’s (WEN) is slated to report its first-quarter earnings before the market opens on May 8. Here’s what you should know ahead of time.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Are Analysts Expecting from Shake Shack’s EPS in Q1?

    For the first quarter of 2019, analysts are expecting Shake Shack (SHAK) to post adjusted EPS of $0.13, which represents a fall of 13.3% from $0.15 in the corresponding quarter of 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Unit Growth to Drive Shake Shack’s Revenue in the First Quarter

    For the first quarter of 2019, analysts expect Shake Shack (SHAK) to post revenue of $126.9 million.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Can Shake Shack Maintain Upward Momentum with Strong Q1 Results?

    Shake Shack (SHAK) is scheduled to report its first-quarter earnings after the market closes on May 2.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ for McDonald’s

    Of the 29 analysts covering (MCD), 79.3% recommend “buy,” 20.7% recommend “hold,” and none recommend “sell.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect McDonald’s Revenue to Fall in Q1 2019

    In the first quarter of 2019, analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) revenue to fall 4.1% YoY (year-over-year) to $4.93 billion from $5.14 billion, likely due to its company-owned restaurant count falling.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Could McDonald’s First-Quarter Results Boost Its Stock?

    McDonald’s (MCD) is set to report its first-quarter earnings before the market opens on April 30.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Longbow Research Downgrades Shake Shack to ‘Neutral’

    Today, Longbow Research downgraded Shake Shack (SHAK) to “neutral” from “buy” on concerns about its high valuation.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Cowen Initiates Coverage on Wendy’s with an ‘Outperform’ Rating

    On April 10, Cowen initiated coverage on Wendy’s (WEN) with an “outperform” recommendation and a price target of $21.0.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Wendy’s Stock Falls after Mizuho Downgrade

    The Mizuho downgrade appears to have led a fall in Wendy’s (WEN) stock price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Stock Up after Stephens Upgrade

    Today, Stephens upgraded McDonald’s from “equal weight” to “overweight,” stating that lower expectations for McDonald’s in 2019 provided room for positive surprises.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Wendy’s Q4 Results

    Wendy’s (WEN) is scheduled to post its fourth-quarter earnings results before the market opens on February 21.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Q4 EPS Beat Analysts’ Expectations

    For the fourth quarter, McDonald’s posted an EPS of $1.82. Removing one-time or special items, the company’s adjusted EPS was $1.97.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Fourth-Quarter EBIT Margins Expanded

    For the fourth quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted an EBIT margin of 43.1%—compared to 40.2% in the fourth quarter of 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Drove McDonald’s Revenues in Q4?

    In the fourth quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted revenues of $5.163 billion—slightly better than analysts’ expectation of $5.162 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s Stock Fell Due to Weak US Same-Store Sales Growth

    On January 30, McDonald’s posted its fourth-quarter earnings. The company posted an adjusted EPS of $1.97 on revenues of $5.16 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    McDonald’s: Analysts Favor a ‘Buy’ Rating

    Among the 32 analysts covering McDonald’s (MCD), 78.1% recommend a “buy,” while 21.9% recommend a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    McDonald’s Q4 Earnings: Investors Are Optimistic

    McDonald’s (MCD) is scheduled to post its fourth-quarter earnings before the market opens on January 30.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Analysts Expect from McDonald’s Revenue in 2019

    In the first three quarters of 2018, McDonald’s (MCD) revenue fell 9.3% to $15.86 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why Analysts Continue to Favor ‘Buy’ Ratings for McDonald’s

    Of the 32 analysts that cover McDonald’s (MCD), 78.1% have given the stock “buy” ratings, while the remaining 21.9% have given it “holds.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s Driving Jack in the Box Stock Today?

    As of December 14, Jack in the Box stock has declined by 18.1% since the beginning of this year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why McDonald’s Stock Soared 6.6% in November

    McDonald’s (MCD) stock rose 6.6% in November on investor optimism surrounding the company’s initiative to modernize its restaurants.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Jack in the Box: Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ Rating

    Of the 17 analysts following Jack in the Box (JACK), 47.1% favor a “buy” as of November 14, while 52.9% favor a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Refranchising Could Lower Jack in the Box’s Revenues

    Analysts expect Jack in the Box (JACK) to post revenues of $176.0 million in Q4 2018—a fall of 24.2% from $232.13 million in Q4 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Will Jack in the Box’s Q4 2018 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Jack in the Box (JACK) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings after the market closes on November 19.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect McDonald’s EPS to Rise in Next Four Quarters

    For the next four quarters, analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post adjusted EPS of $8.01.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ Ratings on Wendy’s ahead of Its Q3 Results

    Of the 26 analysts that cover Wendy’s (WEN), 61.5% have given it “buys,” and 38.5% have given it “holds.” No analysts have given it “sell” recommendations.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Analysts Expect from Wendy’s Revenue in Q3 2018

    Analysts expect Wendy’s (WEN) to post revenue of $405.6 million in the third quarter, which represents a rise of 31.7% year-over-year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Drove McDonald’s Revenue in the Third Quarter?

    In the third quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted revenue of $5.37 billion, outperforming analysts’ expectation of $5.32 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What to Expect from McDonald’s Revenue in the Next Four Quarters

    For the next four quarters, analysts are expecting McDonald’s (MCD) to post revenue of $20.75 billion, which is a 3.9% fall year-over-year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ Rating for Jack in the Box

    Of the 17 analysts that follow Jack in the Box (JACK), 47.1% favored a “buy,” while 52.9% favored a “hold” recommendation on August 9.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Strong Earnings Drove Jack in the Box’s Valuation Multiple

    As of August 9, Jack in the Box was trading at a forward PE multiple of 19.3x—compared to 17.9x before the announcement of its third fiscal quarter earnings.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Jack in the Box Outperformed Analysts’ Earnings Expectations

    Jack in the Box (JACK) posted an EPS of $1.70. The company’s adjusted EPS was at $1.0 and outperformed analysts’ expectation of $0.88.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What Drove Jack in the Box’s Same-Store Sales Growth?

    To drive the SSSG, Jack in the Box is focusing on menu innovations, expanding the delivery service, and enhancing customers’ experience.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Shake Shack Beats Analysts’ EPS Expectations in Q2 2018

    During the second quarter, Shake Shack’s effective tax rate stood at 16.7%, compared to 39.9% in the second quarter of 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ for Restaurant Brands

    Yesterday, Restaurant Brands International (QSR) was trading at $63.91. Analysts’ average target price of $70 implies a 9.5% return based on that price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    What’s Expected for Restaurant Brands’ Revenue in the Next Year

    In the next four quarters, analysts expect Restaurant Brands International’s (QSR) revenue to rise 10.1% YoY (year-over-year) to $5.55 billion from $5.04 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why Restaurant Brands’ Revenue Fell Short of Analysts’ Estimate

    In the second quarter, Restaurant Brands International (QSR) saw revenue of $1.34 billion, falling short of analysts’ estimate of $1.38 billion due to lower-than-expected SSSG (same-store sales growth) at Tim Hortons and Burger King.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What’s Expected to Drive Shake Shack’s Revenue in Q2 2018

    In the second quarter, analysts expect Shake Shack’s (SHAK) revenue to rise 21.5% YoY (year-over-year) to $111.0 million from $91.3 million.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Will McDonald’s Outperform Analysts’ EPS Expectations in Q2 2018?

    Analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post EPS of $1.93 in the second quarter, a rise of 11.6% year-over-year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Are Analysts Expecting from McDonald’s Revenue in Q2 2018?

    Wall Street analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post revenue of $5.34 billion in the second quarter.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect Shake Shack’s Earnings to Fall

    For the next four quarters, analysts expect Shake Shack (SHAK) to post an EPS of $0.52—a fall of 16.1% from $0.62 last year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Why Did Kalinowski Upgrade McDonald’s?

    On June 7, Kalinowski Equity Research upgraded McDonald’s (MCD) from “neutral” to “buy.” The firm set a price target of $191 for MCD stock.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Wendy’s Earnings per Share Outperform Analyst Estimates in 1Q18

    Wendy’s (WEN) posted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.08 in 1Q18. However, removing special items, the adjusted EPS stood at $0.11, versus analysts’ expectation of $0.10.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Wendy’s Revenue in 1Q18?

    Wendy’s (WEN) posted revenue of $380.6 million in 1Q18, which represents a rise of 33.1% from $285.2 million in 1Q17.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Shake Shack’s Valuation Multiple Rose on Strong 1Q18 Earnings

    As Shake Shack (SHAK) is still in the growth phase of its business cycle, its operating expenses should be high, and earnings per share can’t be considered for its valuation.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Does McDonald’s Valuation Multiple Compare with Peers?

    Due to high visibility in McDonald’s (MCD) valuation multiple, we have opted for the forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove McDonald’s Earnings Margin in 1Q18?

    In 1Q18, McDonald’s (MCD) posted EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) of $2.3 billion, which represents an EBIT margin of 41.7%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Analysts Recommend for Shake Shack ahead of 1Q18 Earnings

    As of April 24, 2018, Shake Shack (SHAK) was trading at $42.98. Analysts are expecting the stock to reach $42.10 in the next 12 months.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Wall Street Expects from McDonald’s 1Q18 Earnings per Share

    Analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.67, which represents growth of 13.7% from $1.47 in 1Q17.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Consumer

    Will McDonald’s 1Q18 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    McDonald’s is scheduled to announce its 1Q18 earnings before the market opens on April 30.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Stephens Downgraded McDonald’s

    On April 16, 2018, Stephens downgraded McDonald’s (MCD) from “overweight” to “equal weight.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Key Factors that Drove McDonald’s Earnings in 2018

    In 2017, McDonald’s (MCD) posted adjusted earning per share of $6.66, which represents a rise of 16.6% from $5.71 in 2016.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why McDonald’s EBIT Margin Expanded in 2018

    McDonald’s (MCD) has posted EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) of ~$8.9 billion, which represents an EBIT margin of 38.8%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    McDonald’s Posts Strong Same-Store Sales Growth in 2017

    MCD posted SSSG of 3.8%, 1.5%, -1.0%, and 0.2% in 2016, 2015, 2014, and 2013, respectively.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why McDonald’s Revenues Declined in 2017

    In 2017, McDonald’s (MCD) posted revenues of ~$22.8 billion, which represents a fall of 7.3% from ~$24.6 billion in 2016.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Shake Shack’s Valuation Compares with Peers

    As of March 19, 2018, Shake Shack was trading at a forward EV-to-sales multiple of 3.1x compared to 3.6x at the beginning of 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Drove Shake Shack’s Same-Store Sales Growth in 2017?

    In 2017, Shake Shack’s (SHAK) SSSG (same-store sales growth) declined by 1.2%, as a decline in guest traffic lowered the company’s SSSG by 3.2%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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