Dunkin' Brands Group Inc


  • Oct 30- Starbucks Corp on Thursday reported sales at established cafes in its U.S.-dominated Americas region that missed Wall Street expectations in the latest quarter, despite the early return of the popular Pumpkin Spice latte. The Americas region contributes the majority of Starbucks revenue. "We grew traffic, but it was at a bit of slower clip," said Troy...

  • Oct 27- Dunkin' Donuts will begin selling a combination croissant-donut early next month, an official said on Monday, as the coffee shop chain follows a popular pastry hybrid that has drawn hordes to a New York bakery. The ring-shaped croissant-donut will feature a "delicate and flaky croissant ring that is glazed like a donut" and debut Nov. 3 at specific U.S....

  • Oct 23- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc on Thursday warned that this year's sales at established U.S. Dunkin' Donuts coffee shops will be weaker than forecast as more chains try to take a bite out of the fast-food breakfast business. Shares in the company, which reaps roughly three-quarters of total revenue from its U.S. Dunkin' Donuts business, dropped 3.5 percent to...

  • Oct 23- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a rise in sales at its Dunkin' Donuts chain in the United States, its largest market. Sales at established Dunkin' Donuts franchisees in the United States rose 2 percent in the third quarter ended Sept. 27, helped by growing sales of beverages and add-ons like hash browns and...

  • Dunkin' profit rises 36 pct on higher U.S. sales Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:18 AM ET

    Oct 23- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc reported a 36 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers visited its coffee and doughnut chain, Dunkin Donuts, in the United States. The company, which also owns the Baskin-Robbins ice cream brand, said net income rose to $54.7 million, or 52 cents per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 27, from $40.2 million, or 37 cents per share, a...

  • Dunkin' beats 3Q net income expectations Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:10 AM ET

    CANTON, Mass.— Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $54.7 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 47 cents per share. Analysts expected $195.6 million, according to Zacks.

  • Early movers: SODA, DNKN, AMZN, T, MCD & more Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Confessions of a Wall Street trader Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    Forgive him, father, for he has sinned. Trader-turned-comedian Raj Mahal offers these confessions from his time on Wall Street.

  • Starbucks announced two new types of stores aimed at the growing demand for upscale reserve coffee and a separate test of an "express" store.

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • LONDON, Sept. 2- Burger King may have taken a lot of flack in the past week for a deal that should curb its U.S. tax bill but in many ways it is consistent with the burger chain's aggressive tax-reduction strategies in recent years. They say it will allow Burger King to avoid paying some U.S. taxes.

  • Burger King needs to pay up for Canadian conquest Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 2:36 PM ET
    A Tim Hortons restaurant in Toronto.

    Shares of Tim Hortons surged on news that Burger King may buy it. The Canadian company's stock may yet have room to run.

  • These restaurant items cost only $1 Saturday, 23 Aug 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Amid rising beef and cheese prices, what exactly does a dollar buy these days? Not a whole lot, as it turns out.

  • Early movers: LOW, TMUS, PETM, HTZ, IFX & more Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • McDonald's unveils latest move in the coffee wars Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:35 AM ET
    McDonald's coffee and other items at a McDonald's restaurant in Des Plains, Illinois.

    Joining rivals, McDonald's plans to start selling its packaged coffee at supermarkets nationally by early next year.

  • Doughnuts, Cronuts…and Fonuts? Oh my! Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 1:56 PM ET
    Waylynn Luca’s bakery, Fonuts, in Los Angeles.

    Pastry chef Waylynn Lucas is pushing the boundaries of circular sweets with her bakery, Fonuts, which specializes in faux doughnuts.

  • America's top 10 restaurants ... of 2020 Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A U.S. flag flies in front of McDonald's Corp. signage in front of a restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky.

    Expect a shakeup in the restaurant rankings if Janney's predictions for America's top 10 restaurant chains in 2020 are correct.

  • Companies including Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc, Apple Inc and PepsiCo have shown they're able to take advantage of quality, trendiness, and, in the case of Pepsi's snack foods, market dominance, to maintain high prices or even raise them faster than the inflation rate, now at about 2.1 percent in the U.S.

  • July 24- Starbucks Corp on Thursday said quarterly sales at established stores in its dominant Americas region grew a somewhat stronger-than-expected 6 percent, including a 7 percent rise for the United States.

  • Dunkin' misses estimate, but CEO sees silver lining Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 4:36 PM ET
    A customer enters a Dunkin' Donuts store in midtown Manhattan in New York.

    Dunkin' Brands reported weaker-than-expected U.S. quarterly same-restaurant sales due in part to a cold and rainy start to the spring season.