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McDonald’s results ease concerns of industry slump

Stock in the chain, and in the restaurants, surge after chain reports sales results

McDonald’s Corp.’s 3.9 percent same-store sales growth in the second quarter wasn’t just good for the Oak Brook, Ill.-based company and its investors, it was good for the whole restaurant industry.

At least that’s the case in the minds of investors, who not only sent McDonald’s stock up 5 percent on the better-than-expected results, they sent restaurant industry stocks up, too.

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