Publicly Traded Burger Chains

U.S. Exchanges

List of Publicly Traded Burger Chains on U.S. Exchanges

This list is comprised of burger chains and burger oriented restaurants. While the majority of the restaurants are quick-service restaurants (fast food), fast casual and casual dining restaurants are also included.


Additional publicly traded food and beverage companies and food and beverage categories can be accessed through the link below:

List of Food and Beverage Companies

Additional publicly traded restaurants and restaurant categories can be accessed through the link below:

List of Publicly Traded Restaurants

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Burger Chains: Large-Cap Stocks

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) (Over 36,000 Locations)

Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) (Brands include Tim Hortons and Burger King)

Burger Chains: Mid-Cap Stocks

Jack In The Box Inc. (JACK) (Jack in the Box fast food restaurants; Qdoba Mexican Grill which is a fast-casual dining restaurant chain)

Wendy’s Company (WEN) (Quick-service hamburger company: over 6,500 companies owned restaurants and franchises)

Burger Chains: Small-Cap Stocks

Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (ARCO)(Argentina: one of the largest franchisees of McDonald’s restaurants)

Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) (Burger King franchises)

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (RRGB) (Gourmet burgers)

Shake Shack, Inc. (SHAK) (IPO in January 2015: Burgers along with items that you would associate with a roadside burger stand)

The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (HABT) (Hamburgers and specialty sandwiches)

Burger Chains: Micro-Cap Stocks

Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (BURG) (Hooters franchises, Little Big Burger, American Burger Co)

Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (SAUC) (Bagger Dave’s Burger Taverns; Buffalo Wild Wing franchises)

FAT Brands Inc. (FAT) (IPO October 23, 2017; restaurant franchisor: Fatburger, Buffalo’s Café, Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouses)

Good Times Restaurants Inc. (GTIM) (Good Times Burger and Frozen Custard and Bid Daddy’s Burger Bar)

Luby’s, Inc. (LUB) (Luby’s Cafeterias and Fuddruckers)

Related Links:

List of Consumer Service Companies

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