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In a first glimpse of how the season shaped up for major retailers, JC Penney Company Inc reported on Tuesday comparable store holiday sales growth of 3.7 percent, surprising investors and driving the struggling department store operator's stock up 16.6 percent. JC Penney would not comment on what impact gas prices had on its results. The impact is expected to...
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U.S. stocks closed down in low volume trade on Tuesday, pressured by weakness abroad and a sharp decline in the utilities sector.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Dec 10- McDonald's Corp said on Wednesday it plans to cut the number of items on its U.S. menus and use fewer ingredients in food as it moves to speed up service, bolster sales and offer consumers personalized options to compete better with Subway and Chipotle Mexican Grill. The company is testing its slimmed-down menus in six markets, including Bakersfield,...
Dec 10- McDonald's Corp in January will cut eight food items and reduce the number of so-called Extra Value Meals on its U.S. menus in a bid to speed up service and bolster sales, Mike Andres, the company's U.S. president, said on Wednesday. The company is testing its slimmed-down menus in six markets, including Bakersfield, California, and Knoxville, Tennessee, a...
Dec 10- McDonald's Corp in January will cut eight food products and reduce the number of so-called Extra Value Meals on its U.S. menus in a bid to speed up service and bolster sales, Mike Andres, the company's U.S. president, said on Wednesday. McDonald's closely watched sales at established restaurants have not posted a gain in the United States since October 2013.
Bowing to pressure to slim down what some call a bloated menu, McDonald's is cutting eight items from its menu beginning in January.
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Dec 8- McDonald's Corp on Monday reported a steeper-than-expected drop in global sales at established restaurants in November, hurt by weakness in the United States and Asia, and warned that such results would "significantly pressure" margins in the current quarter. November marked the sixth straight month of worldwide same-restaurant sales declines at...
McDonald's reported a steeper-than-expected fall at global established restaurants in November, hurt by increased competition in the U.S.
Dec 8- McDonald's Corp reported a steeper-than-expected fall in global same-restaurant sales in November and said current-quarter results would be hurt by the after-effects of a supplier scandal in China and a stronger dollar. The world's largest restaurant chain has been battling competition from Wendy's Co and Burger King Worldwide Inc as well as from...
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*Habit Restaurants shares more-than-double in debut. Nov 20- Shares of Habit Restaurants Inc more than doubled in their trading debut, underscoring the growing appetite among investors for stocks of fast casual restaurant chains- increasingly, the choice of health-conscious diners. Restaurants such as El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc and Zoe's Kitchen Inc, which...
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