Restaurants & Bars
HABIT RESTAURANTS INC:Announced the closing of its initial public offering of 5,750,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of $18.00 per share.Says the number of shares issued at closing included full exercise of the underwriters' over-allotment option of 750,000 shares.All of the shares were offered by The Habit.Habit received about $92.4 million in proceeds from the offering, net of underwriting fees and estimated expenses.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc raises FY 2015 outlook; gives Q2 2015 EPS outlook below analysts' estimates
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc:Expects FY 2015 total revenue of about $2.8 bln.Expects FY 2015 earnings per diluted share of between $5.95 and $6.10.Projects increases in comparable store restaurant and retail sales in a range of 2.5 to 3.5 pct.Expects to report earnings per diluted share for the Q2 2015 of between $1.50 and $1.60.FY 2015 revenue of $2.783 bln and EPS of $6.02 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 2015 EPS of $1.65 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Eclectic Bar Group Plc:Expects H1 2015 adjusted EBITDA to be in the region of 1.1 mln Pounds (the equivalent adjusted EBITDA for H1 2014 excluding discontinued operations was 1.4 mln Pounds).