GIS Delivers Consistent Dividend Increases to Shareholders

General Mills Board of Directors approved an 8% dividend increase to 41 cents per share, continuing a long-standing history of dividend increases. More 

4 Restaurants That Could Join Sbarro in Bankruptcy

Restaurants have had it tough over the past ten years, claiming another casualty this week with Sbarro. What other chains are close to the chopping block? More 

DRI: Darden to Move Forward With Red Lobster Sale or Spinoff

Darden Restaurants has brushed off DRI stakeholder objects and will continue with plans to sell or separate it Red Lobster restaurant chain. More 

Olive Garden Adds 20 New Menu Items Including a Lighter Fare

A new Olive Garden menu is out and it involves 20 new items including a lighter fare, an expanded dinner menu, and more. More 

Have Housing Stocks Topped Out?

According to RealtyTrac the number of homes "flipped" accounted for nearly 5% of all homes. It's a number that sends fears to housing stocks holders. Here's why More 

MCD Stock — Stagnant Job Growth Hurts McDonald’s More Than Others

It will be hard for McDonald's to find sales growth with so many would-be customers under- or unemployed -- and that points to more weakness for MCD stock. More 

5 Quality Dividend Stocks I Bought on the Dip

In the past couple of weeks, I've taken advantage of the weak market by adding to my positions in 5 dividend stocks. Here is the list of those 5 dividend stocks More