Net Profit after Tax for the 28 weeks ended 14 September 2015 (1H 2016) was $13.4 million (13.7 cents per share), up $1.9 million or 16.7% on the prior period (1H 2015). Net Profit (excluding non-trading items) was $13.1 million, up $1.6 million or 13.8% on the prior period.
Total Group Sales were $210.0 million, up 13.1% on the previous half year, driven by a strong performance from KFC and increased volumes from the new Carl's Jr. brand. Same store sales were up 6.7% for the half year (+4.9% 1H 2015) with solid same store sales growth from KFC and Starbucks Coffee.
Combined brand EBITDA was up $4.4 million to $36.0 million.
Directors have declared an interim dividend of 8.5 cents per ordinary share, up 1.0 cent on last year. The dividend is fully imputed and payable on 27 November 2015.
Restaurant Brands Announces Half Year Profit Results For The Half Year Ended 14 September
29 October 2015 at 8:15:00 am