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Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O)

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14 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

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' Brands completes securitization refinancing
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 04:15pm EDT 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc :Dunkin' Brands completes securitization refinancing.Dunkin' Brands Group-‍2017 notes also include new $150 million variable funding note facility, which replaces company's existing variable funding note facility​.  Full Article

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

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