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LOS ANGELES, Aug 4- Call it the rise of the "Breakfastarians"- the dining tribe that craves breakfast food morning, noon and night. It has prompted companies from fast-food leader McDonald's Corp to North Carolina- based buffet chain Golden Corral to experiment with all-day breakfast. They are joining chains like Denny's Corp, IHOP, Jack in the Box and Sonic Corp,...
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July 23- McDonald's Corp's new chief executive expects global sales at established restaurants to grow in the current quarter, reversing more than a year of declines, and said his turnaround plan is showing early signs of taking hold. Net income tumbled 13 percent to $1.20 billion, or $1.26 a share, in the second quarter. Easterbrook has responded to intense U.S....
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July 23- McDonald's Corp's new chief executive expects global sales at established restaurants to grow in the current quarter, reversing more than a year of declines, and said his turnaround plan was showing early signs of taking hold. Since taking the helm in March, McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook repeatedly has vowed to turn McDonald's into "a modern,...
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July 23- McDonald's Corp's said it expects global comparable sales to rise in the current quarter, after four straight quarters of decline, as its new chief executive's initiatives to boost sales start paying off along with a recovery in China. McDonald's has been struggling on myriad fronts- it is trying to recover from a food scare in China that battered Asian...
U.S. stock index futures traded mixed, amid a swathe of major earnings including Amazon.com, Caterpillar, McDonald's and General Motors.
July 23- McDonald's Corp's second-quarter profit fell 13 percent, hurt by a decline in global same-store sales as fewer customers ate at its restaurants. The company's net income fell to $1.20 billion, or $1.26 per share, from $1.39 billion, or $1.40 per share, a year earlier. Total revenue fell 10 percent to $6.50 billion.