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Brinker International Inc. rose$. 40 or. 8 percent, to $52.87. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 21 or. 4 percent, to $49.22. McDonald's Corp. rose$. 21 or. 2 percent, to $97.58.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 52 or 1.0 percent, to $52.99. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. fell $4.00 or. 7 percent, to $575.50. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $49.25.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $52.66. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose$. 18 or percent, to $579.68. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $49.20.
Brinker International Inc. fell$. 81 or 1.5 percent, to $52.47. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. fell $9.20 or 1.6 percent, to $579.50. Darden Restaurants Inc. fell $1.32 or 2.6 percent, to $49.01.
SHANGHAI, March 14- Waning popularity and a wounded reputation are likely to dull the edge of China's consumer day TV expose when it airs on Saturday, offering some relief for companies that have in the past taken pains to avoid any fallout from the once-a-year show.
March 10- McDonald's Corp on Monday reported a bigger-than-expected drop in comparable global sales for February, hurt again by slow business in the United States. McDonald's Chief Financial Officer Pete Bensen said in a press release that the unchanged global comparable sales so far this year "will pressure margins" in the first quarter.
Feb 25- Domino's Pizza Inc, the second-largest U.S. pizza chain, reported a 5 percent rise in quarterly revenue as new menu items helped boost sales around the world. The company, whose rivals include Yum Brands Inc's Pizza Hut, Little Caesars Pizza and Papa John's International Inc, said international comparable sales rose 7 percent.
*Danone to overhaul China milk powder range in 2014. SHANGHAI, Feb 20- In Danone SA's China, diamonds are free, milk powder is forever. With investors restless over its inability to grow in China, this month Danone paid $665 million to lift its small stake in the country's number two milk maker, China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd..
SHANGHAI, Feb 20- In Danone SA's China, diamonds are free, milk powder is forever. With investors restless over its inability to grow in China, this month Danone paid $665 million to lift its small stake in the country's number two milk maker, China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd..
The executive order to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers is being meet with joy and more debate.
BEIJING, Feb 9- China's catering sector grew at its slowest pace in more than two decades in 2013 as diners avoided splashing out in luxury restaurants during an anti-corruption campaign targeting official excess, according to state media.
At a plant run by New Zealand's biggest meat processor, rows of lamb carcasses are chopped and later shipped in increasing quantities to China.
*New Zealand's sheepmeat trade to China up fivefold to $550 mln. WELLINGTON/ SYDNEY, Feb 7- At a sprawling plant run by New Zealand's biggest meat processor, rows of lamb carcasses hang from meathooks on their way to a cutting room to be chopped, trimmed and shipped out in increasing quantities to China.
*Michael Kors stock soars after results. *J.C. Penney shares slide after bearish comments. *Yum Brands Inc reaffirms 2014 profit outlook, shares jump.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, with equities rebounding after a rout the prior day.
*Yum Brands reaffirms 2014 profit outlook, shares jump. *Michael Kors stock soars after results. NEW YORK, Feb 4- U.S. stocks bounced on Tuesday, underpinned by sturdy corporate results, as the market fought to regain its footing following its largest selloff in months a day earlier.
For the moment, the markets are a bit calmer. Asia was weak overnight, but U.S. stocks opened in positive territory.
*Michael Kors shares soar after results. *Wall Street kicked off a global equities selloff Monday, with the S&P 500 suffering its worst drop since June, after weaker-than-expected U.S. data added to concerns over growth in China and the outlook for some emerging economies.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
R.J. Hottovy, global director of consumer equity research and senior restaurant and retail analyst at Morningstar, discusses the outlook for Yum Brands! after the group released better than expected results.