The chain has already said it won't pay its April rent.
News & Analysis: The Cheesecake Factory
Maintaining financial flexibility is key, and axing the shareholder payout is certainly an option.
The coronavirus stimulus bill might be delayed, and one major restaurant brand is already furloughing most of its workers.
Most of the company's properties are owned by malls.
The coronavirus relief bill could be just "hours" away.
But long-term investors shouldn't panic, and why it could be a buying opportunity.
CAKE earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2019.
The company looks to make sweet, melt-in-your mouth profits with its new restaurants.
Gift cards, more spending on holiday dining, and higher consumer sentiment may put restaurant stocks on the investment menu.
The Cheesecake Factory completed its acquisition of Fox Restaurant Concepts, but is it a winning move in the long-run?