Today, Fool.com analyst Anand Chokkavelu looks at one company that's been knocked down a bit, despite a lack of any material company news. This stock has been on Anand's watchlist for some time now, and he disagrees with famed short-seller David Einhorn's bearish call on Chipotle.
Einhorn is looking at increased competition from Yum! Brands as a long-term threat to Chipotle. But Anand points out a similar dynamic that existed years ago between McDonald's and Starbucks, and both companies have been able to thrive since.
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Anand Chokkavelu has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill, McDonald's, and Starbucks and has options on Starbucks. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Chipotle Mexican Grill, McDonald's, and Starbucks. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.