Dine Brands Global (DIN) CEO Steve Joyce is ready to do a deal. Just don't expect him to overpay for a next generation restaurant concept to add to a portfolio that includes Applebee's and Ihop. 

"We want to look at a chain that is less than 100 units because in today's market, you are going to overpay -- I am OK overpaying for 70 units, I am not OK overpaying for 700," Joyce told TheStreet.

TheStreet recently asked Coca-Cola (KO) CEO James Quincey about his appetite for deals. Watch what he said here

 

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