Sonic Corp. (NasdaqNM:SONC – News) has reaffirmed its earnings guidance for fiscal 2002 and 2003 in a press release today.
The company expects earnings of $1.13 per share for fiscal 2002 ending August 31. This figure represents a 22% increase over the previous year earnings of $0.93 per share and is in line with analyst consensus estimates.
Sonic also expects systemwide sales to increase from $1.97 billion to $2 billion for 2002. Chief Executive Clifford Hudson said sales for 2002 have increase by over 20% and expects fiscal 2003 to see an increase in revenue of 15%.