McDonald's is releasing new menu items like the "Blitz Box," which features dinner for a family. CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, discuss if McDonald's is the right value meal for your portfolio.
Because most pros are hyper-focused on rates and tapering, Cramer thinks they've missed some forthcoming catalysts. And they're big.
Stocks kicked off the first trading day of the week with a bang, with the Dow having its best day in two months, lifted by upbeat economic data from China and despite ongoing worries over Syria.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Monday, lifted by upbeat economic data from China, but ongoing worries over Syria kept a damper on gains.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The push for a living wage raises the question of whether the economics of the fast-food industry allow room for a boost in pay for its workers.
Not long ago, emerging markets were seen as economic stars. Now, they pose risks that could hit the bottom line of some multinationals.
Stocks finished in positive territory Thursday but closed off session highs as lingering worries over Syria put a damper on gains.
You want fries with that? It might not matter Thursday — fast-food workers are planning to strike in protest of their low wages.
Cold cereal is still the top choice for breakfast in America. However, cereal consumption volume has droped 7 percent in the past four years, an analyst says.
Taco Bell has already sold 600 million of its Doritos-flavored shells in 18 months and will add a new flavor Aug. 22: "Fiery."
Stocks finished higher Tuesday, rebounding after Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart downplayed the notion that the central bank would begin winding down its bond-buying program at its September meeting.
New scrutiny of Herbalife over quality-control issues doesn't change much, Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.
Wall Street expectations jumped the gun on Yum Brands, but as share prices dipped on disappointing July sales in China, now's the time to buy the stock, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Strong data supports the idea that a taper of bond purchases by the Fed is more likely than not. Those who believe that the Fed will wait are now a minority.
After reporting earnings that disappointed the street, Yum Brands is a stock that Cramer is buying for his charitable trust Tuesday.
U.S. stock index futures shaved some gains Tuesday, after retail sales came in just shy of expectations, though positive news from overseas kept a limit on losses.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
Americans are going to fast-food restaurants less frequently, according to a new Gallup poll. Nicole Miller of Piper Jaffray and Rachael Rothman at Susquehanna Financial Group explore how this will affect sales and investors.
Icky Monday, icky market. So go the dog days. Anyway, here's what we're reading.