DineEquity Inc


  • DineEquity reports 4Q loss Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 8:33 AM ET

    GLENDALE, Calif. _ DineEquity Inc. on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $22.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.14 per share. DineEquity shares have increased roughly 10 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Cramer Remix: This stock can go a lot higher Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 7:19 PM ET

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer actually suggests buying it into the next oil-induced selloff.

  • Fast food stocks are surging...Here's why Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:31 PM ET
    A customer sips a vanilla milkshake at a Sonic drive-in restaurant in Normal, Illinois.

    New Year's resolutions are in full swing, but don’t tell that to restaurant stocks. They're surging.

  • Get ready for the future of Starbucks Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:25 PM ET

    What's Starbucks going to announce at its biennial investor meeting? Retail analyst Brian Sozzi weighs in.

  • Welcome to the future of fast food Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Taco Bell's waffle taco.

    Waffle tacos and a bot named 'Dom': Welcome to the future of fast food!

  • FACTBOX-Darden, Starboard's dueling board nominees Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    -Michael Barnes, Darden director since 2012. Chief Executive Officer of Signet Jewelers Ltd.- Christopher Fraleigh, Darden director since 2008. Chairman and CEO of Shearer's Foods Inc.- Michael Rose, Darden director since 1995. Chairman of Midaro Investments Inc.- Maria Sastre, Darden director since 1998. President and chief operating officer of Signature...

  • This isn't your father's Applebee's anymore: CEO Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 11:24 AM ET

    Applebee's is in the process of a major makeover to attract more younger millennial customers while not losing its base of baby boomers.

  • Never wait for a restaurant check again—here's how Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    Hate waiting to pay the restaurant check? A slew of businesses is here to help.

  • Eating alone? The new American diner flies solo Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 9:21 AM ET

    As lifestyles and demographics shift, Americans are emerging as a nation of solo diners—one that restaurants are adjusting to meet.

  • Eating alone? The new American diner flies solo Saturday, 9 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    As lifestyles and demographics shift, Americans are emerging as a nation of solo diners—one that restaurants are adjusting to meet.

  • America's top 10 restaurants ... of 2020 Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A U.S. flag flies in front of McDonald's Corp. signage in front of a restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky.

    Expect a shakeup in the restaurant rankings if Janney's predictions for America's top 10 restaurant chains in 2020 are correct.

  • Tech-free dining…What’s Applebee’s cooking? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:18 AM ET

    In a dining environment where cellphones have become as ubiquitous as breadbaskets, one recent trademark filing stands out.

  • Skip the tip, restaurant CEO says Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Noodles' Kevin Reddy weighs in about possible increases in the minimum wage and why his restaurant chain has a no-tip policy.

  • Chipotle of pancakes? IHOP developing new format Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:05 PM ET

    IHOP is in the early stages of designing a fast-casual concept that would launch within existing stores, said the CEO of its parent company.

  • Recession's over ... so who forgot to tell diners? Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    Customers eat at a sandwich shop in Washington.

    "It was said the recession was officially over in 2009, but consumers aren't behaving that way," one analyst said.

  • Restaurants’ big bet to get you to spend more Saturday, 14 Dec 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Beginning with Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings, many restaurants are looking to tablets as a way to boost sales and reduce wait times.

  • Tech to table? Applebee's set for big 2014 upgrade Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 3:08 PM ET

    National restaurant chain Applebee's plans on transforming its table service with high-tech tablets, its CEO told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Applebee's brings tech to the table  Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

    Applebee's is placing a tablet on every table so customers can order, pay the bill or play games. Julia Stewart, DineEquity chairman and CEO, discusses the company's decision to opt for Intel tablets rather than iPads.

  • Olive Garden joins burger brigade with Italiano Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 2:18 PM ET
    The Olive Garden has added the Italiano Burger and fries to its menu.

    As restaurants battle to lure diners, Olive Garden on Monday introduced its version of an American classic: the Italiano Burger.

  • Street snobs missing this story, says Cramer Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 6:54 PM ET

    Cramer says Street snobs are missing a major opportunity.