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Superstorm Sandy slammed into the U.S. east coast on Tuesday and hurled a record 14-foot surge of seawater at New York City, flooded the financial district and left 7 million people without power.
Sandy has made landfall along the coast of southern New Jersey. While downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone, it still has sustained winds of 85 mph.
Hurricane Sandy began veering as predicted early Monday on a path that would take it over Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York putting it on a path that could endanger 50 million people.
Hurricane Sandy, a rare, late season storm, is already having a significant economic impact and is poised to be one for the record books in both meteorological and economic terms.
As the markets continue to focus on today's monthly non-farm payrolls numbers, a breakdown of the data show that hiring has been strong within the restaurant industry.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Take a look at some of Thursday's morning movers:
The "Mad Money" host unveils his "Game Plan."
Get Cramer's earnings expectations for Groupon, Deere, Target and more.
PF Chang just commanded a 30% premium in a deal to go private. Could another restaurant company attract a similar bid?
Fast-casual dining stocks like Chipotle Mexican Grill and Panera Bread are on a tear. Over the past year, Chipotle shares have jumped 38 percent, while Panera has gained 28 percent. Buffalo Wild Wings is another hot name, rising more than 50 percent.
Despite a weak economy and rising commodity costs, these five stocks have managed to outperform their peers and the broad stock market.
California is bankrupt. The Dodgers may be going under. Gas has topped $5 in some places. The President's visit is going to screw up the 405 today. But none of these get Angelenos as worked up as this question: what's better, Five Guys or In-N-Out?
Despite the rising concerns about childhood obesity, restaurant menus for children have not changed in recent years. Mintel Menu Insights has been tracking kids menus from 2005 until present, and are seeing the same foods repeated year after year.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
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.
Amid soaring food prices, Brent Wilsey of Wilsey Asset Management has some investment advice about restaurant companies. See his stock picks -- and pans.
It's a booyah-free zone. There goes Swifty!
Will it be Nancy, or Serge or Steven--or maybe someone else winning a $1,000,000? The Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge is winding down today. Trading stops at the closing bell, so what happens will depend on who picked the best stock or stocks--as very little money separates the top three contenders. But as we said, there could be someone back in the pack, that's picked the best stock to leapfrog over the big three.