Restaurants & Bars
China Nuclear Industry 23 International Corp Ltd:Expects to record a significant net loss for the H1 2014 as compared to the net profit for the H1 2013.
Autogrill SpA:Confirms the guidance issued in May.Revenues for FY 2014 are expected to be around 3,860 mln euros, with EBITDA at around 310 mln euros, a margin on expected revenues of 8 pct and capital expenditure worth around 210 mln euros.FY 2014 revenues at 3,934 mln euros, EBITDA at 312.16 mln euros-Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Dowell Property Holdings Ltd:Expects to record a loss for the H1 2014 as compared with the profit for the H1 2013.Such decline is mainly attributable to the depreciation of Renminbi in the H1 2014, which causes net exchange loss of more than HK$10 mln, compared to net exchange gain recorded in the corresponding period last yea.
Zensho Holdings Co Ltd:Received investigation result from external committee for work environment improvement in chain restaurants of subsidiary, on July 31.Problems in the restaurants caused by overwork and lack of crisis awareness of officers.
El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc announces completion of initial public offering and exercise of option to purchase additional shares
El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc:Says completion of its previously announced initial public offering at $15.00 per share.Sold a total of 8,214,286 shares of common stock, which included 1,071,429 shares sold pursuant to the full exercise of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares.Total net proceeds to the company from the offering, after deducting underwriter discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses, were about $112.8 mln.The issuance and sale of the shares closed on July 30, 2014.Jefferies, Morgan Stanley and Baird served as joint book-running managers for the offering.William Blair and Stifel served as co-managers for the offering.
Global-Dining Inc:Says the company lowered the consolidated mid-year outlook for revenue to 4,939 million yen from 5,189 million yen for FY ending Dec. 2014.Sees a decrease of operating profit forecast to a loss of 127 million yen from 28 million yen.Sees a decrease of ordinary profit forecast to a loss of 153 million yen from 29 million yen.Sees a decrease of net profit forecast to a loss of 169 million yen from 22 million yen.Sees a decrease of earnings per share to a loss of 16.91 yen from 2.23 yen.Comments the lower-than expected sales as the main reason for the forecast.Says the company lowered the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue to 10, 291 million yen from 10,535 million yen for FY ending Dec. 2014.Sees a decrease of operating profit forecast to a loss of 49 million yen from 50 million yen.Sees a decrease of ordinary profit forecast to a loss of 73 million yen from 54 million yen.Sees a decrease of net profit forecast to a loss of 96 million yen from 40 million yen.Sees a decrease of earnings per share to a loss of 9.64 yen from 3.98 yen.Comments the decreased sales and decreased expense rate are the main reasons for the forecast.
Panera Bread Co:Revises target range for FY 2014 earnings per diluted share to $6.65 to $6.80.Says Q3 2014 EPS target of $1.40 to $1.46.Q3 2014 EPS of $1.53 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2014 EPS of $6.86 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Nutrisystem Inc gives Q3 2014 guidance below analysts' estimates; raises low end of prior FY 2014 revenue guidance; raises FY 2014 earnings guidance
Nutrisystem Inc:Expects Q3 2014 revenue to be in range of $85.0 mln to $90.0 mln.Expects Q3 2014 adjusted EBITDA to be in range of $8.75 mln to $10.75 mln.Expects Q3 2014 GAAP earnings per share to be in range of $0.12 to $0.17.Updates FY 2014 revenue guidance from previous range of $392.0 mln to $407.0 mln to now be in range of $397.0 mln to $407.0 mln.Increases FY 2014 adjusted EBITDA from previous range of $40.0 mln to $44.0 mln to be in range of $41.0 mln to $44.2 mln.Raises FY 2014 GAAP earnings per share guidance from a previous range of $0.57 to $0.67 to now be in the range of $0.60 to $0.68.Q3 2014 revenue of $93.7 mln, EBITDA of $11.9 mln and EPS of $0.22 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2014 revenue of $400.2 mln, EBITDA of $36.4 mln and EPS of $0.61 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc:Says net earnings growth will exceed 25 pct for FY 2014, and could reach 30 pct.Reported net income of $71.55 mln, EPS of $3.79 in FY 2013.FY 2014 net income of $144.57 mln, EPS of $5.09 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
P99 Holdings Ltd:Entered into a memorandum of understanding with Verto Group Enterprise Ltd (VGEL) and its two shareholders, Thomas William David Carr (TC) and Richard James Pearce (RP) (collectively 'parties') in respect of a proposed joint venture to invest in property development projects in the United Kingdom.Under the MOU, it is envisaged that the company will form with VGEL a joint venture company with a paid-up capital of about S$1.05 million in the proportion of 60 pct and 40 pct respectively (JV Co).