Sonic Corporation (SONC) is America's largest drive-in fast food chain. Notice that Sonic focuses on the drive-in aspect, rather than the conventional drive-thru models at McDonald's (MCD) and Wendy's (WEN). Sonic believes this model provides a superior experience, compared to drive-thrus, we tend to agree. The company operates over 3,500 restaurants in 43 states.
If you were on the short side during the back half of 2012 you were really patting yourself on the back, but at the turn of the year, the company's stock was literally shot out of a cannon, now up 75% year to date.
If you were on the fence about shorting Sonic, it looks like you...
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