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Wendy's shares rise pre-market on strong results

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Wendy's Co reported on Wednesday that North America same-store sales rose 4.4% in the third quarter, powered by new launches such as the $5 Biggie Bag deal and spicy chicken nuggets, sending its shares up 3.9% before the bell.

The fast food burger chain also raised its full year outlook for global systemwide sales to 3.5% to 4%, from 3% to 4%. Adjusted revenues rose 10.1% to $351.1 million. (Reporting by Hilary Russ Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)