Wingstop Inc. said its normalized net income for the fiscal second quarter ended June 25 came to 15 cents per share, compared with the S&P Capital IQ consensus estimate of 14 cents per share.
EPS increased 19.6% year over year from 12 cents.
Normalized net income, which excludes unusual gains or losses on a pre- and after-tax basis, was $4.2 million, a gain of 28.5% from $3.3 million in the year-earlier period.
The normalized profit margin increased to 17.9% from 17.1% in the year-earlier period.
Total revenue rose 18.2% on an annual basis to $22.7 million from $19.2 million, and total operating expenses grew 19.9% from the prior-year period to $15.2 million from $12.7 million.
Reported net income grew from the prior-year period to $4.1 million, or 14 cents per share, from $539,400, or 2 cents per share.