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Shake Shack Falls as Fast-Food Slump Weighs on Sales Growth

  • Comparable-store sales rose 4.5 percent, trailing estimates
  • U.S. restaurant industry is plagued with lower spending

Shake Shack Inc. tumbled the most in five months after same-store sales missed analysts’ estimates, signaling that the rapidly expanding burger chain isn’t immune to a slump that’s spreading through the fast-food industry.

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