Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) are higher Thursday after the company reported strong earnings. The restaurant chain posted earnings of $1.23 a share, roughly in line with forecasts, while sales came in at roughly $494 million, slightly below expectations. Same-store sales dropped 1.8% during the period, that was also below forecasts. Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings are still down roughly 11% over the past three months, reflecting broader challenges in the U.S. restaurant industry.

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