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Once considered a terrific international play because of its presence in China, what do you do with Yum! after such a lousy growth forecast?
McDonald's same-store sales turned positive in November, but one analyst cautioned investors against thinking that this one-month reversal necessarily represents a new trend.
The Dow and S&P 500 closed higher for the day and the week following an upbeat government jobs report and amid ongoing "fiscal cliff" negotiations, while the Nasdaq finished in the red.
Now that the port strike is over in LA, officials have found all kinds of illegal stuff like rubber ducks wearing Santa hats.
KFC and Pizza Hut parent Yum Brands said it is rethinking where it opens new restaurants in China and accelerating openings of its high-margin pizza chain in that country.
Markets seem to be stuck in a range, but here are three stocks that saw unusual moves Thursday.
Here's what's moving Thursday midday:
The FMHR traders discuss where Netflix could be headed longer-term, amid its recent boost from its deal with Disney; and CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Yum Brands is on the move after its CEO says he is "very confident" in restaurant sales in China for next year.
The S&P Retail Index hit an historic high yesterday. Yet retailers are weak Tuesday. Huh? According to traders, one firm, Nomura, has been cautious on Gap due to competition concerns. But there's a bigger problem for retailers.
Not having success finding holiday gifts at the mall? You may want to try the food court. Restaurants are trying to whet your appetite for gift cards to dine out, by throwing incentives your way.
Stunned investors sent shares of Yum tumbling after the company said sales in China were expected to fall 4 percent. Does that mean China’s economy is in trouble?
Following Yum! Brands’ soft comps in China, CNBC “Fast Money” pros took positions on what to do with the stock Friday.
Following Yum! Brands' soft comps, Pete Najarian, Steve Weiss and Joe Terranova take positions on what to do with the stock.
Take a look at some of Friday's morning movers.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Organizers claim "hundreds" of fast food workers across New York City walked off the job Thursday, in what experts are calling the first multi-restaurant strike by fast food workers in the US.
Welcome Colonel Sanders. Japan Airlines is rolling out KFC meals on flights to the U.S. and Europe.
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Oct 29- Burger King Worldwide Inc turned in stronger-than-expected U.S. and Canadian restaurant sales for the latest quarter- when rival McDonald's Corp posted its worst quarterly restaurant sales growth in nine years.
GDP growth is slowing in China, but some investors believe large cap stocks with exposure to the country are still safe bets.