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Domino's May Be The First To Fall Among Weakness In Restaurants

22h seekingalpha
Increasing leverage through debt issuance and buybacks exposes Domino's to a cyclical downturn in the restaurant business as same store sales growth already begins to slow.

Restaurant Brands Rides on Franchising Amid Competition

2018-05-21 zacks
Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR - Free Report) has been undertaking various sales-boosting initiatives that should continue to drive the company’s top line.

PepsiCo Is The Perfect 3G Target

2018-05-18 seekingalpha
3G has historically focused on branded consumer businesses with high market share and attractive product margins, but bloated cost structures.

Famous Dave's: Plenty Of Meat Left On The Bone

2018-05-18 seekingalpha
Asset-Light/Highly Recurring EBITDA Run Rate of $9 million. Peers Trade at a Mid-Teens Multiple on EBITDA.

Bill Ackman calls for a breakup of United Technologies - MarketWatch

2018-05-17 marketwatch
Billionaire hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman on Thursday called for a breakup of United Technologies Corp. saying the individual businesses are more likely to trade at fair value as independent companies.

Tracking Bill Ackman's Pershing Square Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-16 seekingalpha
The largest three 13F positions are Restaurant Brands International, Chipotle Mexican Grill, and Automatic Data Processing and together they account for around two-thirds of the portfolio.

Tracking Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-16 seekingalpha
This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on Warren Buffett’s regulatory 13F Form filed on 05/15/2018. Please visit our Tracking 10 Years Of Berkshire Hathaway's Investment Portfolio article series for an idea on how his holdings have progressed over the years and our previous update for the moves in Q4 2017.

50 'Safer' Dividend Wall St. Favored Consumer Cyclical Stocks Topped By Entravision Gains Per May Targets

2018-05-16 seekingalpha
Latino Media firm, Entravision, beat out CSS Industries and Tegna combined net gains per analyst target-price estimates calculated 5/14/18.

Tim Hortons franchisee sues parent company for $4 million over licence renewal

2018-05-15 thestar
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Tim Hortons franchisee sues parent company for $4M over licence renewal

A Tim Hortons franchisee filed a $4-million lawsuit against the coffee and doughnut chain's parent company after he says it refused to renew a licence for one of his stores in bad faith.

Why Wendy’s Same-Store Sales Growth Failed to Meet Estimates

2018-05-10 marketrealist
Wendy’s (WEN) posted SSSG (same-store sales growth) of 1.8%, with company-owned restaurants posting SSSG of 0.8% and franchised restaurants posting 1.8%.

Wendy’s Stock Price Fell on Weak Same-Store Sales Growth

2018-05-10 marketrealist
Wendy’s (WEN) posted its 1Q18 earnings after the market closed on May 8. The company posted adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.11 on revenues of $380.6 million. Compared to 1Q17, Wendy’s adjusted revenue increased 6.7%, while its adjusted EPS grew 22.2%.

What Drove Wendy’s Revenue in 1Q18?

2018-05-10 marketrealist
Wendy’s (WEN) posted revenue of $380.6 million in 1Q18, which represents a rise of 33.1% from $285.2 million in 1Q17. The company’s 1Q18 revenue outperformed analysts’ revenue estimate of $379.5 million.

Tim Hortons president is on cross-country tour to regain franchisees’ trust

2018-05-10 thestar
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Tim Hortons president vows to improve franchisee relations after unrest

President Alex Macedo has been crisscrossing the country over the last few days, meeting with thousands of franchisees in a bid to regain their trust and convince them that the fast food giant is committed to improving its strained relationship with some owners.

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