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Bob Derrington, Wunderlich Securities, and Matthew Boss, JPMorgan, reveal their top consumer discretionary stocks. Boss sees "choppiness" and headwinds ahead for retail in 2014.
Dec 19- Darden Restaurants Inc said it would sell or spin off its struggling Red Lobster chain, bowing to pressure from activist investor Barington Capital Group after reporting another quarter of sliding profits.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
As restaurants battle to lure diners, Olive Garden on Monday introduced its version of an American classic: the Italiano Burger.
Nov 21- Activist investor group Barington Capital Group stepped up its push for change at restaurant chain and Olive Garden parent Darden Restaurants Inc on Thursday.
*Third-quarter earnings/share $0.11 vs est $0.11. Nov 6- Restaurant operator Noodles& Co reported lower-than-expected revenue in its second quarter as a public company, citing a tepid consumer spending environment.
CNBC's Melissa Lee, Herb Greenberg and Dominic Chu dissect the numbers on Apollo Group, Cree Inc., and Panera Bread.
Oct 23- Brinker International Inc reported first-quarter results that missed analysts' estimates, hurt by a decline in same-store sales at its Chili's Grill& Bar chain.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stephen Anderson, Miller Tabak analyst, provides his play on the casual dining space, as shares of Panera Bread trade lower on missed sales expectations and warnings of lower fourth quarter results.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
What to expect from the earnings data of Apollo Group, Caterpillar and Panera, with CNBC's Dominic Chu, Herb Greenberg and Mary Thompson.
Corporate America's third quarter report card is not great, but it's good enough to keep stocks moving higher.
Fasten your seatbelts. With earnings season in full swing, the US will also release a wave of economic reports delayed by the shutdown, including the jobs report.
If Panera earnings drag down rivals, Cramer says buy this stock. Know which it is?
Cramer expects earnings to take center stage in the week ahead. And what a week it will be.
Oct 17- Darden Restaurants Inc, parent of the Olive Garden and Red Lobster chains, should break itself up and explore spinning off its real estate properties, activist investor Barington Capital Group said.
Oct 17- Olive Garden and Red Lobster parent Darden Restaurants Inc should break itself up and explore spinning off its real estate properties, activist investor Barington Capital Group said in a letter on its website on Thursday.
If Congress fails to raise the debt ceiling, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will find federal laws block smart decisions about which bills to pay.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.