The burger chain faces a tough matchup against its performance in the first quarter of 2012.
Investors to focus on the Teavana acquisition and the chain's expansion into emerging markets.
Despite reporting a decent quarter, McDonald's may not be able to hold a candle to Chipotle stock.
Wednesday highlights quarterly results from Apple and another debt ceiling vote.
McDonald's, Starbucks and defense industry mainstays report earnings. December home sales likely move homebuilders. Chipotle shakes off weak pre-announcement.
McDonald's, Taco Bell, Chipotle are hesitant to raise menu prices despite the expected increase in commodity costs.
Mighty Wings may be big, but they're not very good.
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