The restaurant operator has a mega hit in its chicken chain, but that might not be enough to overcome its laggards.
This year we saw well-known chains including California Pizza Kitchen, Chuck E. Cheese parent CEC Entertainment, and Ruby Tuesday all seek protection from creditors in the bankruptcy courts. Below are the eight biggest restaurant stocks in 2020 and how well they've done for investors. The owner of Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, and several other casual and upscale chains, Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI) has managed to just break even so far in 2021, but has enjoyed a tremendous rally from the market's March lows with its stock quadrupling in value from the bottom.
Yahoo Finance checks in with 'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro to see how his businesses are doing amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.