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5 Top Stocks to Buy as Americans Go on a Spending Spree

2018-04-18 investorplace
Americans have started to splurge on discretionary items after a ho-hum winter season. This is well reflected in the pickup in retailers’ March sales, putting an end to three straight months of a decline. Consumer outlays rose on the back of a strong jobs market, rise in income, tax cuts and refunds. Consumer optimism, by the way, continues to remain at a high level.
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Retail Sales Return to Positive Zone in March: 5 Top Picks

2018-04-17 zacks
On Apr 16, the U.S. Commerce Department reported retail sales growth of 0.6% for the month of March reversing the trend of decline in last three consecutive months. The core retail sales also increased in March. This is a major positive since it closely corresponds to the consumer expenditure component of U.S. GDP. Rebound in March retail sales can primarily be attributed to strong performance by auto dealers followed by Internet retailers, pharmacies, restaurants & bars and stores that sell home furnishings.
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Dine Brands Banks on Digital Network, Teams Up With Comcast

2018-04-13 zacks
Dine Brands Global, Inc. (DIN - Free Report) , formerly known as DineEquity, Inc., has partnered with Comcast Business — a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation (CMCSA - Free Report) — to offer outstanding dining experience at its restaurants. At its more than 2,850 locations, Comcast is likely to provide managed services like firewall/router, broadband, switch, WiFi premium and business continuity.
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10 Stocks to Banish From Your Portfolio Forever

2018-04-02 investorplace
It’s not too terribly difficult to find stocks you want to hold onto indefinitely. Warren Buffett does it all the time; his favorite holding period is “forever.” The opposite exercise isn’t nearly as easy to execute, however. Stocks are inherently intended to rise, and given enough time, most of them do exactly that.
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DIN / DineEquity, Inc. DEF 14A

2018-04-02 sec.gov
DEF 14A Table of Contents UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 SCHEDULE 14
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DIN / DineEquity, Inc. DEFA14A

2018-04-02 sec.gov
DEFA14A UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 SCHEDULE 14A Proxy Statement Pur
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5 Ultra-Safe Picks as Wall Street Braces for Worst March Ever

2018-03-26 investorplace
U.S. stocks not only suffered their worst week in more than two years but are also on the brink of logging the worst March. Trump-China trade war rhetoric is threatening global economic growth, while a tighter monetary policy is about to hinder the bull run that began almost a decade ago.
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Restaurant Brands Upbeat on Popeyes Buyout, Expenses Bother

2018-03-26 zacks
Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR - Free Report) is trying all means to cope with a challenging operating environment. To this end, the company is focused on improving its level of service through new product development, comprehensive training, reimaging efforts, attractive menu options and delivery expansion.
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Here's Why Investors Should Find Dine Brands Appetizing Now

2018-03-23 zacks
Dine Brands Global, Inc. (DIN - Free Report) , formerly known as DineEquity, Inc. is currently a well-performing restaurant stock and its strong fundamentals could ensure a continued bull run.
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Wendy's Re-Imaged Restaurant in Portsmouth to Drive Traffic

2018-03-21 zacks
The Wendy's Company (WEN - Free Report) yesterday announced that it will open a restaurant, Smart 55, at 877 London Blvd, Portsmouth, VA., on Mar 22. The new outlet, to a great extent, will deviate from the earlier Wendy’s restaurants in terms of design and appearance.
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Bear of the Day: Papa John's (PZZA)

2018-03-21 zacks
Shifting consumer habits and a plethora of new delivery options have left the restaurant industry in flux, with traditional delivery powerhouses like some fast-food pizza chains struggling to compete. One such company is Papa John’s (PZZA - Free Report) .
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Will Franchising Help Wendy's to Get Back on Growth Track?

2018-03-20 zacks
The Wendy's Company’s (WEN - Free Report) topline is currently under pressure due to the system optimization initiative through franchising. However, initiatives like menu innovation, technological upgrades, international expansion and re-imaging of units are somewhat offsetting the pressure.
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Darden's (DRI) Q3 Earnings to Reflect Cost-Saving Efforts

2018-03-20 zacks
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI - Free Report) is set to report third-quarter fiscal 2018 results on Mar 22, before the market opens.
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7 Dividend Stocks That May Be Hurting Your Retirement | InvestorPlace

2018-03-19 investorplace
Two key goals in retirement are to generate safe income and preserve capital. No one wants to outlive their nest egg.
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BJ's Restaurants Rides on Menu & Digital-Based Innovation

2018-03-16 zacks
BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.’s (BJRI - Free Report) multiple sales boosting and cost-cutting initiatives are impressive. However, rising labor costs amid a tepid sales environment along with a slowdown in the company’s development plans remain potent headwinds.
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