Noodles & Company Surges As Dow Jumps 105 Points
Wal-Mart Stores and Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain both slip in trading.
Why Noodles & Co. Is Still Down
Noodles & Co. is having difficulty with its competition and its long-term growth plans, and not convincing consumers that it's the place to be.
Potbelly and Noodles: Should You Buy on Weakness?
After two very hot IPOs, Potbelly and Noodles have fallen hard. Should we be buying on this weakness or are these just companies to avoid?
3 Companies Cashing in on Online Ordering
Some companies are meeting consumer needs with online ordering, while others need to catch up.
Are Noodles & Company and Potbelly Growing Fast Enough to Match Their IPO Hype?
When their stocks debuted last summer on the public market, Noodles & Company and Potbelly sold like hotcakes on the premise that one of them might be the next Chipotle. Have they lived up to the hype so far?
Why Potbelly Has More Upside Than Noodles & Company
Potbelly is going up against a crowded sandwich industry that includes Firehouse Subs, Jimmy John's, Cosi, and Subway. However, Potbelly is often compared to other fast-casual restaurants like Noodles & Company and Chipotle. Despite Noodles & Company's growth opportunities due to its market niche, Potbelly has far more upside long term.
Three Weaknesses for Chipotle Investors to Monitor in 2014
Chipotle had a tremendous 2013, but the company is still far from perfect and faces strong competition from the likes of Jack In the Box Inc. and Panera Bread.