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News & Analysis: Darden Restaurants
The Olive Garden owner is boosting sales, but the growth rate is weak.
These well-known brands underperformed for investors over the past year.
Quarterly results from the parent company of Olive Garden left the market hungry for more.
Evolving restaurant concepts are diluting the performance of the company's more established chains.
DRI earnings call for the period ending November 24, 2019.
Gift cards, more spending on holiday dining, and higher consumer sentiment may put restaurant stocks on the investment menu.
These chain operators have the ingredients to beat the market, and each comes with dividends on the side.
Big food chains are an overwhelmingly American affair and a big brand export. That makes restaurant stocks a popular investment choice as well.
The Olive Garden owner breaks down another solid quarter for growth.