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What: Shares of Brinker International
So what: Total sales fell to $672 million as Chili's, which drives the company's results, saw same-restaurant sales fall 4.9%. But the drop in sales didn't hurt the bottom line as earnings per share of $0.38 beat expectations of $0.32 by Wall Street.
Now what: The profit is great, but I don't like to see the falling same-restaurant sales at Brinker's flagship restaurant. Competitor Ruby Tuesday
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