Panera Bread CEO to Try Food-Stamp Budget

Ron Shaich, CEO of Panera Bread, will live on a food-stamp budget of $4.50 a day for food for one week. He is documenting his experience on LinkedIn. More 

Start Salivating Over the Potbelly IPO

Wall Street is getting a Potbelly IPO, according to a recent filing, and given the company's strong financials and growth prospects, expect some excitement. More 

Should I Buy Shares of Panera? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Panera has been a laggard in 2013 and its second-quarter earnings report left a lot to be desired. Should investors pass on the stock? More 

Noodles & Company Loses Some Steam

Noodles & Company was a hot IPO this summer, but the fast-casual dining chain lost some steam after its earnings report. More 

Panera Bread Done Rising?

Panera Bread Co. (PNRA) has broken below an uptrend line dating back to 2008. More 

What Restaurant Stock Rules Fast Food?

McDonald's earnings revealed some cracks in the golden arches. We sort through the pile of restaurants and find out who is stealing the fast food crown. More 

4 Trends That Have McDonald’s Sales Shrinking

Businessweek takes a look at the four main reasons McDonald's sales will be looking rough in the second half of the year. More