Demonstrators were arrested as U.S. fast-food and airport workers led nationwide protests for higher pay and union rights.
U.S. stocks closed lower as financials lagged, while a massive post-election rally eased, and investors kept an eye on oil prices.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
The fast-food chain said comparable-store sales grew 0.5 percent during the quarter, below estimates for growth of about 1.6 percent.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day, including Lowe's, McDonald's and more.
The Fast money traders discuss the fast food sector.
Nick Setyan, Wedbush Securities restaurant analyst, weighs in on Donald Trump's impact on restaurant stocks and shares his outlook.
Donald Trump blames trade for the loss of blue-collar jobs, but factories abroad aren't the problem.
Morgan Spurlock's Holy Chicken calls itself a fast-food "chicken experience." It will only use natural chickens that the company raised.
In a big shift, McDonald's will offer table service in the U.S. as well as introduce mobile pay and self-order kiosks in its restaurants.
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
The fast-food chain is upgrading restaurants throughout the US to become more modern and nimble.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day, including Clorox, McDonald's and more.
The "Fast Money" traders weigh in on McDonald's amid the company's store revamp.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on how McDonald's is changing its customer experience.
McDonald's revealed on Thursday that it is adding self-service ordering kiosks, craft burgers and table service to its stores.
The election may be over, but uncertainty will still plague the restaurant industry through Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.
The fast food chain is testing a Sriracha Big Mac burger in 126 restaurants throughout Ohio.
In the latest sign that America's favorite southeast Asian condiment has gone totally mainstream, McDonald's is now testing a Sriracha Big Mac.
McDonald's is adding another app to its repertoire: the McRib Finder.