Darden, the nation's largest full-service restaurant company, also owns Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse.» Read More
Darden Restaurants CEO Clarence Otis said Wednesday that consumers are being more careful with their spending, but the restaurant chain was still able to top earnings estimates in the latest quarter.
Darden Restaurants, parent of the Olive Garden and Red Lobster restaurant chains, posted a higher quarterly profit on Tuesday, boosted by its recently purchased LongHorn Steakhouse and The Capital Grille chains.
United Parcel Services' after the bell earnings warning and the continued meltdown in financial stocks are casting a negative tone on the market ahead of Tuesday's open.
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Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Hershey and Flowserve popped while China Mobile and Archer Daniels Midland dropped.
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Most business news this week took a back seat to oil's relentless climb, but there were still some notable moments. And CNBC guests had plenty of stocks to recommend for worried investors.
Oil's relentless ascent finally pushed stocks over the edge, abruptly snapping the market's two-month rally. The Dow dropped 3.9% for the week, dragged down by GM's 15% decline. Crude jumped $6 this week, settling at $132.19 a barrel. All U.S. financial markets are closed Monday.
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Wall Street has been busy figuring out where and when consumers will spend their rebate checks, even as the latest consumer sentiment numbers show U.S. consumers are more distressed than they've been since 1982.
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Stocks slid Tuesday in response to disappointing earnings announcements, but that doesn’t mean investors portfolios have to take a hit. CNBC asked market experts how investors could protect their portfolios and their profits, and here are some of their suggestions.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Fannie Mae and Darden Restaurants popped while PetroChina and Nokia dropped.
A day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates another three-quarters of a point, CEOs joined Squawk Box to share their outlook on the economy and markets.
Stocks shot up Tuesday after a liquidity announcement from the Federal Reserve.