Abercrombie is upgraded to 'overweight,' and American Eagle is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The chain has one of the better balance sheets and returns on equity, as well as a relatively low valuation within the sector.
The owner of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut impresses Wall Street on profit but comes in light on revenue.
Want fries with that? How quickly companies ask can be important to consumers.
The investor's short trade took the market by surprise, causing Chipotle shares to drop nearly 5% in two days.
A report commissioned by Congress recommends that restaurants cut back on sodium -- a move that could hurt profits.
Demand in the world's most populous country declines for the first time in three years, prompting the sports apparel maker to slash prices.
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