The Habit Restaurants, Inc. Provides Preliminary Estimates for Results of Operations for the First Quarter of 2015
The Company estimates that total revenue will range between
$54.3 million and $54.5 millionfor the quarter ended March 31, 2015.
Comparable restaurant sales are estimated to have increased between 12.4% and 12.6% for the quarter ended
March 31, 2015.
Preliminary results remain subject to the completion of normal quarter-end accounting procedures and adjustments and are subject to change. The Company expects to release financial and operating results for the quarter ended
The following definitions apply to these terms as used in this release:
Comparable restaurant sales reflect the change in year-over-year sales in our comparable restaurant base. A restaurant enters our comparable restaurant base in the accounting period following its 18th full period of operations.
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While we believe that our assumptions are reasonable, we caution that it is very difficult to predict the impact of known factors, and it is impossible for us to anticipate all factors that could affect our actual results. All forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in their entirety by these cautionary statements. You should evaluate all forward-looking statements made in this press release in the context of the risks and uncertainties disclosed in our final prospectus related to our initial public offering dated
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