What’s With McDonald’s Poor July Sales?

McDonald's saw disappointing same-store sales that stayed flat in July compared to last year. Find out what's to blame ... besides a smoothie. More 

Arcos Dorados: Poised for a Comeback?

McDonald's Franchiser Arcos Dorados has performed poorly in 2012, but caught a wind today after it showed continued growth in its Q2 earnings report. More 

Arcos Dorados Jumps on Same-Store Sales

Arcos Dorados saw shares jump after its second quarter earnings report, when double-digit growth in same-store shares overshadowed its other struggles. More 

3 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Sell Now

The ratings of 3 Restaurant and Resort stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a "D" ("sell") or "F" overall ("strong sell"). More 

Ranking InvestorPlace’s 10 Best Stocks for 2012 Through Q2

A rough Q2 has shaken our 10 expert picks, but more than half still are in the black through the first half of 2012. Here's how our picks rank after six months. More 

Arcos Dorados: Feast On It

Emerging markets continue to be where economic growth is strongest. As the middle class in those countries grows, so too will the companies that serve them. More 

Arcos Dorados: Qué es un Desastre!

Arcos Dorados has proven it can't control expectations, and other problems are clearly mounting. For now, it's time to look for an exit point in ARCO. More