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Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O)

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Dunkin' Brands Group - enters Note Purchase Agreement relating to issuance and sale of $1.4 bln worth of notes​
Friday, 15 Sep 2017 06:56am EDT 

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - units of co entered into a Note Purchase Agreement relating to issuance and sale of $1.4 bln principal amount of notes​.Dunkin' Brands Group - ‍ $1.4 bln notes consist of "Series 2017-1 CLASS A-2-I notes" of $600 mln, "Series 2017-1 Class A-2-II notes" of $800 mln.  Full Article

Dunkin' Donuts says due to Hurricane Irma, restaurants in Florida were temporarily closed for business
Monday, 11 Sep 2017 05:19pm EDT 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Dunkin' Donuts says due to Hurricane Irma, about 900 franchised restaurants primarily in Florida were forced to temporarily close for business.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands announces refinancing transaction
Tuesday, 5 Sep 2017 07:00am EDT 

Sept 5 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Dunkin' Brands announces refinancing transaction.Dunkin' Brands-some of co's units intend to complete recapitalization; refinancing of a part of securitization debt with new series of securitized debt​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍certain of company's subsidiaries intend to issue approximately $1.45 billion of new securitized notes​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍company expects its subsidiaries to issue a portion of 2017 notes in form of a new $150 million variable funding note facility.Dunkin' Brands Group- use proceeds from note offering to prepay and retire outstanding 2015 A-2-I notes, to pay transaction fees​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - may also ‍use proceeds from note offering to return capital to shareholders​.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.64
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 06:00am EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::Dunkin' Brands reports second quarter 2017 results.Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.64.Q2 earnings per share $0.60.Q2 earnings per share view $0.62 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - qtrly ‍Dunkin' Donuts U.S. Comparable store sales growth of 0.8%​.Qtrly Baskin-Robbins U.S. Comparable store sales decline of 0.9%.Dunkin' Brands Group - Dunkin' Donuts U.S. Comparable store sales growth in Q2 was driven by increased average ticket offset by a decline in traffic.Dunkin' Brands Group - continues to expect FY gaap diluted earnings per share of $2.22 to $2.30 and diluted adjusted earnings per share of $2.40 to $2.43.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - continues to expect low-to-mid single digit revenue growth on both a 52- and 53-week basis.FY 2017 earnings per share view $2.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2017 revenue view $842.1 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Qtrly revenue $218.5 million versus $216.3 million.Q2 revenue view $220.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands appoints Kate Jaspon as CFO
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 07:30am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::Dunkin' brands announces appointment of kate jaspon as chief financial officer.Dunkin' brands group inc - ‍jaspon was appointed interim cfo in april and replaces dunkin' brands cfo paul carbone​.Dunkin' brands group inc - ‍dennis mccarthy, vice president, financial management, has been appointed vice president, finance & treasury​.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Group Inc enters into a supplemental confirmation to master confirmation with Goldman Sachs & Co
Friday, 12 May 2017 06:18am EDT 

May 12 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc : :Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - co entered into a supplemental confirmation to master confirmation dated as of february 5, 2015 with Goldman Sachs & Co..Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - final settlement of asr agreement is expected to be completed in June 2017.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - company will acquire shares under asr agreement as part of its previously announced share repurchase program.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - on May 16, 2017, co will pay Goldman $100.0 million in cash and will receive approximately 1.4 million shares of co's common stock.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - board increased authorization under co's existing share repurchase program to $250 million of company's outstanding common stock.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc says authorization is valid until May 2019 .  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands on conf call- Will roll out streamlined menu to 800 more restaurants this year
Thursday, 4 May 2017 08:44am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands :CEO on conf call- "consumer is demanding higher-quality products more quickly and at lower prices, a phenomenon known as the amazon effect".CEO - stronger inflation means less disposable income, consumers are becoming more selective with how they spend those extra dollars.CEO - in February, began a 300 store streamline menu set, believe streamlined menu is making Dunkin' an easier place to work.Will be rolling out streamlined menu to 800 more restaurants this year.CEO- look forward to rolling out our home delivery test to more markets in the near term.Exec- "it's a competitive environment, we're going to continue to dial-up the value as we go forward, that was one of the key learnings coming out of Q1".  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Group sets quarterly dividend of $0.3225 per share
Thursday, 4 May 2017 06:02am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::Sets quarterly dividend of $0.3225 per share.Dunkin' Brands announces second quarter cash dividend.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.54
Thursday, 4 May 2017 06:00am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Qtrly flat dunkin' donuts u.s. Comparable store sales growth.Dunkin' brands - updating our fiscal year 2017 earnings per share guidance to reflect a new accounting standard for share-based compensation.Qtrly revenues $ 190.7 million versus $189.8 million.Dunkin' brands reports first quarter 2017 results.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.54.Q1 earnings per share $0.51.Q1 earnings per share view $0.48 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Dunkin' brands group inc -continues to expect low single digit comparable store sales growth for dunkin' donuts u.s. And baskin-robbins u.s. In 2017.Dunkin' brands-updated guidance reflects realized benefit earnings in q1, does not reflect potential future material impact from new accounting standard.Says company now expects gaap diluted earnings per share of $2.22 to $2.30 for 2017.Board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.3225 per share, payable on june 14, 2017.Sees 2017 diluted adjusted earnings per share of $2.40 to $2.43.Fy2017 earnings per share view $2.38, revenue view $846.5 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Group Inc says to develop 5 new restaurants
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 09:44am EDT 

April 19 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Signing of multi-unit store development agreement with existing franchise group FLMS Foods to develop five new restaurants.  Full Article

Lawsuit says no steak in Dunkin Donuts' 'Angus steak' sandwiches

By Dena Aubin Dunkin Brands has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of falsely labeling some of its breakfast meals as Angus steak sandwiches when their main ingredient is a combination of minced meat and fillers.