Serving Up Success - Research Report on Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., Papa John's Int'l, Inc., Panera Bread Co, Bob

  Serving Up Success - Research Report on Cracker Barrel Old Country Store,
Inc., Papa John's Int'l, Inc., Panera Bread Co, Bob Evans Farms Inc and Burger
                              King Worldwide Inc

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 1, 2013

NEW YORK, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Cracker
Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBRL), Papa John's Int'l, Inc.
(NASDAQ: PZZA), Panera Bread Co (NASDAQ: PNRA), Bob Evans Farms Inc (NASDAQ:
BOBE) and Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE: BKW). Today's readers may access
these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis
and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. Research Report

Cracker Barrel rallied 9.54 percent after the restaurant chain reported a
same-store sales increase of 3.3 percent during the second quarter fiscal
2013. One of the strategies the company used in order to boost sales was to
redesign 200 of its 1,600 billboards was to emphasize the affordability of
their menu, coaxing people to eat in their restaurants. The company is also
planning to launch a permanent "better-for-you" menu which features items with
fewer than 500 calories for breakfast and fewer than 600 calories for lunch
and dinner. For fiscal 2013, the company expects total revenue of $2.6 billion
to $2.65 billion and adjusted earnings per diluted share of $4.60 to $4.80.
The company also believes that same-store sales should increase 2-3 percent in
Cracker Barrel restaurants and retail. By developing effective new strategies
to boost sales, many are expecting Cracker Barrel to achieve its upbeat
guidance. The Full Research Report on Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/e7e0_CBRL]

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Papa John's Int'l, Inc. Research Report

Papa John's, the world-renowned pizza chain, reported system-wide comparable
sales increase of 5.2 percent for North America and 7 percent for
International locations in the fourth quarter. Papa John's CEO John Schnatter
is pleased with the significant comparable sales growth as well as the 20
percent increase in EPS. He also notes that these results are signs of the
company's strength and the power of their brand. For 2013, the company expects
diluted earnings per share to increase by 10 to 14 percent over 2012. The
company is also set to restate its 2009-2011 financials, but maintains that
the restatement should not affect Papa John's revenue. The Full Research
Report on Papa John's Int'l, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/9ee4_PZZA ]

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Panera Bread Co Research Report

Panera impressed analysts and investors when the artisan bread and sandwich
maker delivered its results. The company posted 15 percent increase in revenue
and also 23 percent increase in fourth quarter fiscal 2012 diluted earnings
per share. For the full year 2013, the company maintains its target comparable
baker-café sales growth of 4.5 percent to 5.5 percent, a relatively large
number compared to its competitors, who are expecting modest growth. President
and Co-CEO Bill Moreton comments that the company will continue to invest in
food quality, marketing, and operations in the future. Many expect the
bakery-café chain will deliver long-term growth, given its ability to maximize
capital and focus on developing new menu items. The Full Research Report on
Panera Bread Co - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/2206_PNRA]

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Bob Evans Farms Inc Research Report

In the third quarter fiscal 2013, Bob Evans reported net sales increase of 1.4
percent and positive same-store sales of 1.6 percent. In the quarter, the
company completed the sale of Mimi's Café, a French-inspired casual dining
restaurant in order for it to focus on driving growth for its Bob Evans
Restaurants and BEF Foods segments. Over the long-term, the company is
determined to increase earnings per share 8 to 12 percent annually and
believes that it is in a stable position to be able to deliver. The Farm Fresh
Refresh remodeling programs have helped the company drive positive sales and
by pushing this program further, Bob Evans believes that it will enable the
company to realize greater financial benefits and open new restaurants
starting fiscal 2015. The Full Research Report on Bob Evans Farms Inc -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/d0aa_BOBE]

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Burger King Worldwide Inc Research Report

For the fourth quarter and full year 2012 Burger King delivered system-wide
comparable sales growth of 3.2 percent. Adjusted diluted EPS significantly
increased by 34 percent to 69 cents. Burger King CEO states that the company
will continue to execute its strategy of accelerating international unit
growth, refranchising stores, renovating restaurants, and adding new items on
the menu in the coming year. Its international expansion strategy includes
establishing new units in emerging markets like Brazil and Russia. It also
entered into master franchise and development agreements for its South Korean
and Scandinavian units. Recently, Burger King has stepped up and challenged
its rivals by more aggressively advertising its value menu. This strategy was
formulated after the company saw how its rivals have been emphasizing
affordable items. Through these strategies, the company may be able to deliver
sustainable and long-term growth. The Full Research Report on Burger King
Worldwide Inc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/ccd8_BKW]

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