Restaurants & Bars
ANRAKUTEI Co Ltd:To sell Chiba-based property for 80 mln yen on Dec. 25.Expects extraordinary profit of 12 mln yen for Q3 of FY ending March 2015.
Yum! Brands Inc announces authorization of up to $1 bln in share repurchases and declares quarterly dividend of $0.41 per share
Yum! Brands Inc:Declares dividend of $0.41 per share of common stock Quarterly dividend will be distributed Feb. 6, 2015 to shareholders of record at close of business on Jan. 16, 2015.The $1 bln in additional share repurchases of company's outstanding common stock is authorized through May 31, 2016.Repurchases of common stock may be made from time to time in open market or through privately negotiated transactions and will be subject to market conditions and other factors.
Zoe's Kitchen Inc:Expects FY 2014 comparable restaurant sales growth of 6.0pct to 6.3pct.
El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc:Says pricing of its public follow-on offering by certain of the company's stockholders of 6 mln shares of the company's common stock at a price of $27.00 per share.In addition, the selling stockholders have granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 900,000 additional shares of common stock.El Pollo Loco will not receive any proceeds from the sale of these shares.The closing of the offering is expected to occur on Nov. 25.
Noble Roman's Inc:Says Paul Mobley will assume the newly created title of Executive Chairman and retain Chief Financial Officer responsibilities.Says Scott Mobley will assume the title of Chief Executive Officer in place of his role as Chief Operating Officer.
The Habit Restaurants Inc:Announces pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of $18.00 per share.Says the shares are expected to begin trading on The NASDAQ Global Market on Nov. 20, 2014 under the ticker symbol "HABT".In addition, The Habit has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase from The Habit up to an additional 750,000 shares of its Class A common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discount, to cover over-allotments, if any.The closing for the offering is expected to occur on Nov. 25, 2014, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
create restaurants holdings inc:To acquire 99.97 pct stake (3,500 shares) in R21Cuisine, engaged in operation of steamed buns shops, on Nov. 28, for 180 mln yen from PT. Royal Continental and a Hong Kong-based company.To hold 99.97 pct stake in R21Cuisine.
Global Brands SA:Says appointment of Gerwyn Williams as Chief Executive Officer of the company with immediate effect.
Jack in the Box Inc gives Q1, FY 2015 same-store sales guidance; gives FY 2015 EPS guidance in line with analysts' estimates
Jack in the Box Inc:Expects Q1 2015 same-store sales to increase about 1.0 to 2.0 percent at Jack in the Box company restaurants versus a 2.1 percent increase in the year-ago quarter.Expects Q1 2015 same-store sales to increase about 8.0 to 10.0 percent at Qdoba company restaurants versus a 2.0 percent increase in the year-ago quarter.Expects FY 2015 same-store sales to increase about 1.5 to 2.5 percent at Jack in the Box company restaurants.Expects FY 2015 same-store sales to increase about 6.0 to 8.0 percent at Qdoba company restaurants.Expects FY 2015 operating earnings per share, which the company defines as diluted earnings per share from continuing operations on a GAAP basis excluding restructuring charges and gains or losses from refranchising, to range from $2.73 to $2.88.FY 2015 EPS of $2.83 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
International Meal SA Co Hldg:Approved on Nov. 11 terms and conditions of its incorporation by International Meal Company Alimentacao S.A. with consequent extinction of the company.The right of withdrawal of shares shall be exercisable by shareholders that were in possession of co's shares before Sept. 30.The right of withdrawal shall be exercisable by 30 days after the announcement of the decision of the incorporation, value at 10.94 Brazilian reais per share.Due to the incorporation, International Meal Company Alimentacao S.A. will raise its capital to 835,960,662.00 Brazilian reais from 68,536,917.00 Brazilian reais, issuing 15,945,876 new ordinary shares.Increase of 767,423,745.00 Brazilian reais corresponds to the book value of International Meal SA Co Hldg, excluding co's participation in International Meal Company Alimentacao S.A.Consequently, International Meal Company Alimentacao S.A. share capital after the incorporation will be divided in the same number of shares as the co.