Shares of the The Cheesecake Factory ([[CAKE] +1.9%) shoot higher on above-average trading...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of the The Cheesecake Factory ([[CAKE] +1.9%) shoot higher on above-average trading volume with the firm's Q1 report slated for release on Wednesday. A number of restaurants names are getting a little lift from sales numbers out from Brinker International tipping off that Chipotle and Panera's death grip on investment dollars in the sector could lighten up a bit. Gainers: PFCB +0.9%, TXRH +1.2%, DAVE +1.9%.