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Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O)

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Dunkin' Brands Enteres Accelerated Share Repurchase Agreements
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 06:38am EST 

Feb 15 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP - ON FEB 14 CO ENTERED ACCELERATED SHARE REPURCHASE AGREEMENTS TO REPURCHASE AGGREGATE OF $650 MILLION OF CO'S COMMON STOCK.DUNKIN' BRANDS SAYS EXPECTS ASR AGREEMENTS TO ADD ABOUT $0.20 TO $0.24 TO PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED 2018 GUIDANCE FOR EARNINGS PER SHARE AND ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Presents Three-Year Plan Fueled By The Dunkin' Donuts U.S. "Blueprint For Growth" At Its 2018 Investor & Analyst Day
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 06:00am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS PRESENTS THREE-YEAR PLAN FUELED BY THE DUNKIN' DONUTS U.S. "BLUEPRINT FOR GROWTH" AT ITS 2018 INVESTOR & ANALYST DAY.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - ‍DUNKIN' BRANDS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO ADD APPROXIMATELY 1,000 NET NEW DUNKIN' DONUTS LOCATIONS IN U.S. BY END OF 2020​.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - REAFFIRMED ITS INTENTION TO EVENTUALLY HAVE MORE THAN 18,000 DUNKIN' DONUTS RESTAURANTS IN U.S..DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - ‍EXPECTS THAT MORE THAN 90 PERCENT OF NEW LOCATIONS WILL BE BUILT OUTSIDE OF NORTHEAST​.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - SEES LOW-SINGLE DIGIT PERCENT DUNKIN' DONUTS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH ACCELERATING TO UPWARDS OF 3 PERCENT BY 2020.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - ‍PRESENT THREE-YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN TO GROW REVENUE BY LOW-TO-MID SINGLE DIGIT PERCENTAGES.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - PLANS TO EXTEND ITS PREMIUM TEA AND FROZEN BEVERAGE LINES AND INTRODUCE MORE ESPRESSO PRODUCTS.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - SEES 2020 LOW-SINGLE DIGIT PERCENT BASKIN-ROBBINS COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - ‍PRESENT THREE-YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN TO GROW OPERATING INCOME BY MID-TO-HIGH SINGLE DIGIT PERCENTAGES​.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - SEES ABOUT 1 PERCENT DUNKIN' DONUTS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH IN 2018.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - SEES LOW TO MID-SINGLE DIGIT PERCENT REVENUE GROWTH IN 2018.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - COMPANY WILL NO LONGER GUIDE ON INTERNATIONAL NET STORE OPENINGS.  Full Article

Dunkin' Donuts To ‍Eliminate All Polystyrene Foam Cups​ Worldwide In 2020
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 10:00am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Donuts::DUNKIN' DONUTS - ANNOUNCED PLANS TO ELIMINATE ALL POLYSTYRENE FOAM CUPS IN ITS GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN STARTING SPRING 2018, WITH TARGETED COMPLETION IN 2020.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Sets Quarterly Dividend Of $0.3475 Per Share
Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 06:03am EST 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS ANNOUNCES DIVIDEND INCREASE IN 2018 FIRST QUARTER.SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.3475PER SHARE.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP - NEW DIVIDEND REPRESENTS 7.75 PERCENT INCREASE OVER PRIOR QUARTER'S DIVIDEND.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Reports Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.64
Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 06:00am EST 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR 2017 RESULTS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.13.QTRLY REVENUE $227.1 MILLION VERSUS $215.7 MILLION.QTRLY ‍DUNKIN' DONUTS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH OF 0.8%​.QTRLY ‍DUNKIN' DONUTS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH OF 0.8%​.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.64.QTRLY ‍BASKIN-ROBBINS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH OF 5.1%​.QTRLY ‍BASKIN-ROBBINS U.S. COMPARABLE STORE SALES GROWTH OF 5.1%​.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.63, REVENUE VIEW $220.6 MILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.DUNKIN' BRANDS - NET BENEFIT FROM INCOME TAXES IN QUARTER INCLUDES A $143.4 MILLION NET TAX BENEFIT DUE TO ENACTMENT OF TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT.DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP SAYS MORNING COMPARABLE STORE SALES INCREASED EACH QUARTER SEQUENTIALLY IN 2017.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Promotes Scott Murphy To COO Dunkin' U.S.
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 04:15pm EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS - MOVING RESPONSIBILITY FOR RESTAURANT DEVELOPMENT & CONSTRUCTION TO OPERATIONS TEAM UNDER MURPHY AND COLÓN.DUNKIN' BRANDS PROMOTES SCOTT MURPHY TO COO DUNKIN' U.S. AND HIRES RESTAURANT VETERAN RICK COLÓN AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT.DUNKIN' BRANDS - COLÓN PREVIOUSLY WORKED FOR MCDONALD'S CORP.  Full Article

DUNKIN' DONUTS ANNOUNCES FOUR NEW RESTAURANTS IN EXPANSION PLAN FOR RALEIGH, NC
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 01:18pm EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Donuts::DUNKIN' DONUTS ANNOUNCES FOUR NEW RESTAURANTS IN EXPANSION PLAN FOR RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA WITH EXISTING FRANCHISEE AWALE NETWORKS, INC..DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC - ‍FIRST RESTAURANT UNDER MULTI-UNIT STORE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT IS PLANNED TO OPEN IN 2018​.  Full Article

Dunkin' CEO says board authorized new share repurchase program for upto $650 mln of outstanding common stock
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 09:00am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :CEO, Conf call- board authorized new share repurchase program for upto an aggregate of $650 million of our outstanding common stock.‍​.We will not be co-investing alongside our franchisees or providing subsidies through items, such as royalty relief.‍​.We had a turbulent quarter from a weather standpoint although the impact to our earnings was muted due to our asset-light model‍​.  Full Article

Dunkin'CEO says on-the-go, mobile orders were 3 pct of total Q3 transactions
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 08:30am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :CEO- all day traffic decelerated from Q2 driven by declines in afternoon daypart, but morning traffic is in line with Q2.CEO- On-the-go orders, mobile orders reached 3 pct of total transactions during the quarter.CEO- many of our urban and high-volume locations are seeing nearly 20 percent of their transactions go through mobile ordering..CEO- our new expected range for Dunkin' U.S. is 300 to 320 net new restaurants due entirely to the hurricane impact.CEO- we had double-digit comp store sales growth in Saudi Arabia, the Philippines and Chile, all priority markets.CEO- for Baskin International, it was a tough quarter from comp standpoint with Korea, Japan and the Middle East seeing comp declines..  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands says Q3 earnings per share $0.57
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc -:Dunkin' brands reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.61.Q3 earnings per share view $0.63 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share $0.57.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - qtrly Dunkin' Donuts U.S. Comparable store sales growth of 0.6%​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - qtrly Baskin-Robbins U.S. comparable store sales decline of 0.4%​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍authorized a new share repurchase program for up to an aggregate of $650 million of its outstanding common stock​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍continues to expect low single digit comparable store sales growth for Dunkin' Donuts U.S. in 2017​.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍continues to expect slightly negative comparable store sales for Baskin-Robbins U.S. in 2017​.Dunkin' Brands-now sees Dunkin' Donuts U.S. franchisees to add 300 to 320 net new restaurants versus previous expectation of 330 to 350​ due to hurricanes.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - ‍approximately 30 restaurants that had been scheduled to open in 2017 will now open in 2018.​.Dunkin' Brands Group - ‍now expects 2017 GAAP diluted earnings per share of $2.17 to $2.25 and diluted adjusted earnings per share of $2.40 to $2.43​.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Dunkin' Brands Group Inc - qtrly revenues $224.2 million versus $207.1 mln‍​.Q3 revenue view $214.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Dunkin Donuts' Philippine franchisee faces tax evasion case

MANILA The Philippines' main tax agency filed on Friday a tax evasion complaint against Dunkin' Donuts' local franchisee, which is partly owned by a member of a wealthy family that President Rodrigo Duterte has publicly accused of dodging taxes.