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February 15, 2013
13:25 EDTBKW, BKW, BKW, YUM, YUM, YUM, WEN, WEN, WEN, PZZA, PZZA, PZZA, PNRA, PNRA, PNRA, MCD, MCD, MCD, DRI, DRI, DRI, DPZ, DPZ, DPZ, DNKN, DNKN, DNKN, BOBE, BOBE, BOBE, SBUX, SBUX, SBUXBTIG's restaurants research team holds an analyst/industry conference call
Restaurants Analyst Research Team discusses regulations, expansion, menu improvements in the fast food industry on an Analyst/Industry conference call. Relevant companies BKW, BOBE, DNKN, DPZ, DRI, MCD, PNRA, PZZA, SBUX, WEN and YUM may be discussed on the Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on February 21 at 2 pm.
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November 19, 2015
10:00 EDTWEN, PZZAOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Dick's Sporting (DKS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Monness Crespi... Fairchild (FCS) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse... Fiesta Restaurant (FRGI) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James... General Dynamics (GD) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus... Genomic Health (GHDX) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen... National Grid (NGG) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital... ON Semiconductor (ON) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi... Papa John's (PZZA) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Sidoti... QEP Resources (QEP) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman... Seagate (STX) upgraded to Buy on selloff, dividend yield at Craig-Hallum... Sunoco (SUN) upgraded to Outperform at Credit Suisse... Tetraphase (TTPH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust... Wendy's (WEN) upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman.
09:38 EDTWENWendy's rallies after Goldman adds to Conviction Buy List
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08:57 EDTPZZAPapa John's upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Sidoti
Sidoti upgraded Papa John's to Buy based on valuation and maintained its $70 price target on shares.
06:12 EDTWENWendy's upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral at Goldman
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November 18, 2015
10:01 EDTDNKNDunkin' Brands testing on-the-go ordering, delivery service in select markets
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08:36 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees expanding gross margin in 2016
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08:20 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees no impact from economic weakness in China
Says lunch and afternoon offerings are increasingly relevant to customers. Says has started to roll out Evenings program in multiple stores. Says food makes up 20% of sales, up from 17% a few years ago. Says goal to have food make up 25% of sales. Says Morning Daypart sales up 22% over past five years. Says "a lot of opportunity" in lunch. Says breakfast sandwich sales have doubled over past three years. Says all comp growth in China is traffic. Says growing store portfolio in China at 30% per year clip. Sees no impact from economic weakness in China.
08:15 EDTSBUXStarbucks CFO: 1,500 stores in U.S. have Clover machines, up 50% y/y
Says 1,500 stores have Clover machines now in the U.S., up 50% year over year. Sees selling premium coffees in more international markets. Sees opening 500 larger-format reserve cafes. Says focusing on elevating tea presence in stores. Says Teavana brand driving revenue growth, contributing to comp growth. Plans to have Teavana in more Starbucks stores worldwide.
08:10 EDTSBUXStarbucks sees annual EPS growth of at least 15%
Sees annual revenue growth of about 10%. Says at mid-to-single digit comps each quarter. Says growing comps at 8%. Says playing "the long game." Says growth built on innovation, store experience. Says will see softness in topline unless it invests heavily in store experience. Says food is growing faster than beverage in U.S. stores. Says started to invest in "partner digital." Says customer-facing digital apps and technology is industry leading, though lagging behind in partner-facing digital technology. Says employee turnover is down. Comments taken from Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference.
07:19 EDTSBUX, DNKNDunkin' Donuts tests mobile ordering app, Bloomberg reports
Dunkin' Donuts, owned by Dunkin' Brands (DNKN), is aiming to play catch up to Starbucks (SBUX) by testing a mobile ordering and delivery service in certain U.S. markets, Bloomberg reports. Starting Wednesday, 124 Dunkin' locations in Portland, Maine, will let customers order ahead of time through an app, the report says. Roughly 19 cafes in Dallas are also testing the delivery, with additional locations in Atlanta, Chicago, L.A., and Washington coming soon, the report says. Reference Link
06:12 EDTDPZApple Pay coming to Domino's by end of year, Cinnabon in 2016, AP reports
Apple (AAPL) yesterday said that company-owned Domino's (DPZ) pizza outlets will be accepting Apple Pay by the end of 2015, while Cinnabon plans to integrate the mobile payments solution in its stores in 2016, The Associated Press reports. Reference Link
05:40 EDTYUMStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; YUM RAD
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November 17, 2015
17:02 EDTBOBEBob Evans names Bravo Brio Restaurant CEO Saed Mohseni as CEO
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07:52 EDTSBUXMorgan Stanley to hold a conference
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06:12 EDTMCDMcDonald's to launch "McPick 2" menu on January 4, WSJ says
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05:33 EDTYUMStocks with implied volatility below IV index mean; YUM QCOM
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November 16, 2015
17:02 EDTSBUXPoint72 added to lululemon position, subtracted from Netflix position
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09:06 EDTWENWendy's says unit received $54.9M dividend from interest in ARG Holding
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07:56 EDTYUMTaco Bell committed to serving cage-free eggs in U.S. restaurants by end of 2016
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06:11 EDTMCD, YUMTaco Bell to stop using eggs laid by caged hens by 2017, Reuters reports
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