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Panera Bread founder, chairman and co-CEO Ron Shaich, discusses healthy food options at his restaurant, its average demographic, and managing increasing food prices.
Yum! Brands surged nearly 9 percent after its earnings report showed no major drop off in business in China. But analysts see margin pressure looming.
Oct 8- Panera Bread Co:. *BMO cuts Panera Bread Company to market perform from outperform. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 8- Panera Bread Co:. *BMO cuts Panera Bread Co to market perform from outperform. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*Raymond James Cuts The Cheesecake Factory to market perform from. *Raymond James Raises Ruby Tuesday target price to $8.50 from $7.50. *Raymond James Raises DineEquity target price to $65 from $59.
NEW YORK-- Olive Garden is tossing out its famous "When You're Here, You're Family" slogan to cater to a more modern lifestyle. It was a very stereotypical Italian family dinner, "said Jay Spenchian, executive vice president of marketing at Olive Garden.
NEW YORK-- Starbucks Corp. is testing a variety of toasty croissants and baked goods in nine San Francisco stores, with plans to eventually expand distribution nationally. Lisa Passe, a spokeswoman for Starbucks, noted that this was an operational test to see how stores would handle deliveries and warming up the items.
The fundamental face of shopping malls is beginning to change; rather than just retail with a food court, malls are now becoming entertainment destinations.
NEW YORK-- Red Lobster isn't just for the seafood lover in you. Red Lobster also is increasing the number of dishes that cost less than $15 to attract customers who have cut back on spending. The chain, which is owned by Darden Restaurants Inc., says a quarter of the items on its menu will be non-seafood dishes, up from 8 percent.
Whole Foods Market might be the most perfect stock in what is, by any measure, an imperfect market. On the other hand, Zynga might be the worst, after the stock suffered deep losses Wednesday afternoon in after-hours trading, according to TheStreet.com contributor Rocco Pendola.
The "Mad Money" host points to five stocks that are exacting their revenge on the market to prove that even losers get lucky once in a while.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
More than one-third of Americans are considered obese, and investors looking to capitalize on that trend could find themselves, uh...well-fed.
Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Momentum feeds on momentum, but the "Mad Money" host warns investors to watch out for uber-growth stocks like beauty brand Ulta Salon.
Keith Siegner, Credit Suisse restaurant analyst, weighs in on Starbucks' plans to expand its food business and the impact on rival Panera Bread.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers: