The Restaurant Industry's Top Headlines of the Week
Full disclosure: The only stock I own is a dog-food brand. I like dogs more than I like stocks (and people). But I do pay a lot of attention to restaurant trading day-to-day and I have to say, it’s a fickle and crazy world. Let’s look at McDonald’s for example. The fast-food behemoth reported same-store sales growth of 4.5 percent in its U.S. stores in the fourth quarter and shares fell. Yeah, the bar is super high and it was a down day overall, but still. Also, people start complaining on Twitter about getting sick at Chipotle and its shares plummet. It’s not easy answering the bell every day. That’s for sure.
Here were the biggest headlines of the week: