Breaking News

Tweet TWEET

Dividends, Business Expansions, Sales Growth Strategies, Investor Conferences and Strong Earnings - Research Report on

Dividends, Business Expansions, Sales Growth Strategies, Investor Conferences
and Strong Earnings - Research Report on McDonald's, Chipotle, Darden, Barrel
                         Domino's Pizza, and Cracker

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, September 27, 2013

NEW YORK, September 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors' Reports announced new research reports highlighting
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD), Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG),
Darden Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: DRI), Domino's Pizza Inc. (NASDAQ: DPZ), and
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (NASDAQ: CBRL). Today's readers may
access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry
analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

McDonald's Corporation Research Report

On September 18, 2013, McDonald's Corporation (McDonald's) announced that its
Board of Directors approved a Q4 2013 cash dividend of $0.81 per share of
common stock, payable on December 16, 2013 to shareholders of record at the
close of business on December 2, 2013. McDonald informed that this dividend
represents a 5% increase over the Company's previous quarterly dividend, which
increases the Q4 2013 dividend payout to more than $800 million. McDonald's
President and CEO Don Thompson, said, "Today's announced dividend increase
brings our 2013 expected total cash return to shareholders to between $4.5 and
$5.0 billion through dividends and share repurchases." The Company also
informed it plans to release its Q3 2013 financial results before the market
opens on October 21, 2013, and will also host an investor webcast of the
results. The Full Research Report on McDonald's Corporation - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-25/MCD]

--

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Research Report

On September 20, 2013, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (Chipotle) announced that
it will release its Q3 2013 financial results on October 17, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.
ET. Chipotle informed that it will also host a conference call on the same day
at 4:30 p.m. ET, to discuss the quarterly results. According to the Company,
interested parties can access the live webcast of the call in the Company's
website under the investor relations section, while a replay of the same will
be available an hour after the completion of the call. The Full Research
Report on Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-25/CMG]

--

Darden Restaurants Inc. Research Report

On September 24, 2013, Darden Restaurants Inc. (Darden) announced that the
Company has signed an area development agreement with Secret Recipe, a
restaurant operator in Asia. The Company stated that it will initially develop
13 units under Darden's Red Lobster, Olive Garden, and LongHorn Steakhouse
brands in Malaysia, with the option of adding more brands in the future. The
Company informed that, this deal complements its other recent area development
agreements in the Middle East and Latin America. Kim Lopdrup, Senior Vice
President of Business Development for Darden, said, "We're excited to work
with Secret Recipe to develop our brands in Malaysia, a vibrant, growing
country." The Full Research Report on Darden Restaurants Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-25/DRI]

--

Domino's Pizza Inc. Research Report

On September 23, 2013, Domino's Pizza Inc. (Domino's Pizza) announced the
beginning of national campaign to promote its improved online ordering
profiles platform, which enables customers to save information and reorder
their favorite order in as little as five clicks or about 30 seconds.
According to the Company, customers who order at the Domino's Pizza website
can create their pizza profile by saving their favorite order, as well address
and payment information, and in future they can access the new sections "Your
Easy Order"and"Your Recent Orders" to reorder in five clicks. Russell
Weiner, Domino's Pizza Chief Marketing Officer, said, "Our new campaign is the
ultimate in bringing together convenience and value. We are extremely proud of
the online ordering platform we have made available to our fans and customers
for the past five years, and today - with the addition of customized profiles
and the ability to place a lightning-fast order from Domino's - it gets even
better." The Full Research Report on Domino's Pizza Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-25/DPZ]

--

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. Research Report

On September 18, 2013, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (Cracker Barrel)
reported its Q4 FY 2013 and full-year FY 2013 financial results (period ended
August 2, 2013). The Company's total revenue declined 3.7% YoY to $674.1
million during the quarter, while it grew 2.5% YoY to $2.6 billion during
full-year FY 2013. Net income was $34.3 million or $1.43 per diluted share, in
Q4 FY 2013, compared to net income of $34.7 million or $1.47 per diluted
share, in Q4 FY 2012. Net income was $117.3 million or $4.90 per diluted
share, in full-year FY 2013, compared to net income of $103.1 million or $4.40
per diluted share, in full-year FY 2012. Cracker Barrel, President and CEO,
Sandra B. Cochran, said, "The fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 represents the
seventh consecutive quarter of year-over-year improvement in comparable store
traffic, restaurant sales, and retail sales. The financial results of the
fourth quarter and full year reflect the effective execution of our strategic
plan." For full-year FY 2014, the Company anticipates total revenue to range
between $2.7 billion and $2.75 billion, and diluted EPS to be between $5.60
and $5.80. 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.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-25/CBRL]

----

EDITOR NOTES:

1.This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do
    not reflect the companies mentioned.
2.Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts
    basis and reviewed by Namrata Maheshwari, a CFA charterholder. However, we
    are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or
    omissions, please notify us below.
3.This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to
    increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the
    investing public.
4.If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or
    wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at
    pubco@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
5.For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at
    compliance@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
6.Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your
    company? Send us a full investors' package to
    research@EquityNewsNetwork.com for consideration.

COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE

Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This
document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network.
An outsourced research services provider represented by Namrata Maheshwari,
CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in this
article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News Network.
Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of
such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or
reports, as the case may be.

NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE

Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the
accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise),
of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be
construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult
their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or
hold any securities mentioned herein.

NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED

Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned
at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming.
No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct,
indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity
News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for
any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on
the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee
the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the
information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The
included information is subject to change without notice.

CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA
Institute.

InvestorsReports.com

SOURCE Investors' Reports

Contact: Kristi Saunders, +1-315-982-6420 (North America)