Jack in the Box’s Del Taco deal was more expensive than it seems
The Bottom Line: Executives argued that “synergies” made the deal more palatable. But it’s taking a while for those cost savings to take hold. Investors have responded accordingly.
Here’s what Jack in the Box is doing to improve store margins
The burger chain’s stock was hammered Tuesday as inflation and investments ate into its profits. The company is taking operational steps to improve margins, such as new cheese pumps.