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How will the opening of a new Cheesecake Factory in New York City impact Cheesecake Factory’s financial statements?

Recently, The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ: CAKE), opened its first New York City restaurant. The new Cheesecake Factory is in Queens and is 8,850 square feet and seats 240 guests. Rather than franchising its business model, Cheesecake Factory owns and operates all of its U.S. restaurants, which at last count numbered more than 200.  It […]

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What is the balance sheet impact of Delta’s improvements to its LAX Terminal 5?

Delta Air Lines is partnering with the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to overhaul Terminal 5 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) for a total estimated cost of $240 million.  The project is expected to start in 2015. Delta is contributing $12 million for check-in and lounge improvements and the […]

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Will Uber capitalize or expense the renovations to its headquarters in San Francisco?

Uber, is a startup with a mobile app for connecting passengers with drivers of vehicles for hire. Uber arranges rides in several North American cities (for example, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco) and has recently expanded to include countries outside of North America (for example, United Kingdom and France). Recently, it was reported that […]

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