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What: Shares of scrumptious restaurant chain Panera Bread
So what: In the fourth quarter, earnings reached $1.21 per share from $0.95 last year, topping estimates of $1.18 by analysts. The company expects earnings to be as much as $4.45 next year, up from a previous estimate of $4.35.
Now what: Panera and Chipotle Mexican Grill
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