Starbucks Corp. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market

Shares of Starbucks Corp. SBUX, +1.94% rallied 1.94% to $86.49 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +2.13% rising 2.13% to 4,210.24 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.63% rising 1.63% to 33,309.51. The stock’s rise snapped a four-day losing … Read more

McDonald’s Customers Love Salads—Who Knew?

When McDonald’s corp. ditched salads to simplify its menu at the start of the pandemic, many restaurant operators rejoiced. The hand-assembled mĂ©lange of greens was cumbersome to make. Diners wouldn’t miss it, they thought, as they imposed the menu change.

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. CMG, +1.04% advanced 1.04% to $1,600.78 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.23% rising 0.23% to 32,803.47 and the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.16% falling 0.16% to 4,145.19. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. closed … Read more

AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

It’s the peak stretch of second-quarter earnings season, with roughly 150 S&P 500 firms scheduled to report this week. The highlights on the economic calendar will be a pair of purchasing managers’ index readings and jobs Friday. Wednesday’s earnings highlights will be Booking Holdings , CVS Health , eBay , spirit Modern . Thursday will … Read more

Starbucks, Uber, CVS to Report Earnings Amid Shrinking Economy

July 30, 2022 10:00 am ET List two articles (2 minutes) CVS Health Starbucks spirit Uber Technologies are among the companies headlining another busy earnings week as investors look for signs of a recession after a second quarter of contraction in the US economy. Also expected to report earnings are Uber ride-hailing rival Lyft Modern … Read more

Apple, Amazon, Meta Highlight Tech-Heavy Earnings Week

Tech giants Apple Amazon.com spirit Microsoft headline a busy earnings week amid growing investor fears of recession, rising interest rates and surging inflation. A little more than one-third of S&P 500, or 175 companies, are scheduled to report earnings in the coming week, according to FactSet. The list includes 12 members of the Dow Jones … Read more

Starbucks closing 16 stores over employee-safety concerns

Starbucks Corp. said Monday that it is closing 16 US stores after workers reported incidents related to drug use and other disruptions in cafes. Starbucks SBUX, -1.74% said it would permanently close six stores each in the Seattle and Los Angeles areas, two in Portland, Ore., and single locations in Philadelphia and Washington, DC by … Read more

Elon Musk Says He Plans to Increase Child-Care Benefits at His Companies – The Wall Street Journal

Elon Musk Says He Plans to Increase Child-Care Benefits at His CompaniesThe Wall Street Journal Elon Musk reacts to report he had secret twins with Neuralink exec weeks before baby with GrimesYahoo News ‘Doing my part’: Elon Musk birth rate concerns resurface amid twins reportFox Business How Many Children Does Elon Musk Have?The New York … Read more

Kohl’s failed takeover was just one of a wave of abandoned deals amid market volatility

Kohl’s Corp. announced Friday that takeover talks with Vitamin Shoppe parent Franchise Group Inc. have ended, adding to a wave of ditched business deals amid unfavorable market conditions. Kohl’s KSS, -21.36% said it communicated with 25 parties, but Franchise Group’s FRG, -8.50% bid of $ 60 per share led to “exclusive negotiations.” “Despite a concerted … Read more

Stock Market Closed for Juneteenth, June Economic Data, and More to Watch This Week

Text size Uncredited US stock and bond markets will be closed on Monday in observance of Juneteenth. There will be a handful of earnings reports, annual shareholders meetings, and economic-data releases when investors return this week. Companies reporting quarterly results will include Lennar on Tuesday; FedEx , BlackBerry , spirit Darden Restaurants on Thursday; spirit … Read more