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Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results
Posted: August 9, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE : PLNT) reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 31.0% to $140.6 million. System-wide same store sales increased 10.2%. Net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. was $25.9 million, or $0.29 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. of $12.4 million, or $0.16 per diluted share in the prior year period. Net income was $30.4 million, compared to net income of $18.0 million in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 53.3% to $33.2 million, or $0.34 per diluted share, compared to $21.7 million, or $0.22 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 21.8% to $58.4 million from $47.9 million in the prior year period. 44 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,608 as of June 30, 2018. Read More...

Planet Fitness Completes Refinancing Transaction; Appoints Roger Chacko Chief Commercial Officer
Posted: August 1, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) (together with its subsidiaries, the "Company") announced that it has completed its previously announced refinancing transaction of certain of its subsidiaries with a new securitized financing facility, with the placement by its special purpose subsidiary (the "Master Issuer") of a new series of $1.275 billion of securitized notes (the "2018 Notes"). Planet Fitness also announced that Roger Chacko has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer effective immediately. In this newly created position, Chacko will be responsible for overseeing the Company's demand generation functions such as marketing, branding, public relations and communications, sales and corporate partnerships, channel management, corporate strategy, analytics, and consumer research. He will report directly to Chris Rondeau, Chief Executive Officer of Planet Fitness. Read More...

Planet Fitness Prices $1.2 Billion Securitized Financing Facility
Posted: July 19, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) (together with its subsidiaries, the "Company") announced that it has priced $1.2 billion of Series 2018-1 Class A-2 Fixed Rate Senior Secured Notes (the "Class A-2 Notes"), which consist of two tranches. The 2018 Notes are expected to be issued by Planet Fitness Master Issuer LLC (the "Master Issuer"), a newly-formed, limited-purpose, bankruptcy remote, indirect subsidiary of Planet Fitness, Inc. in a privately placed securitization transaction. The aggregate principal amount represents an upsize from the previously announced proposed issuance of $1.15 billion. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Refinancing Transaction
Posted: July 9, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) (together with its subsidiaries, the "Company") announced that certain of its subsidiaries intend to complete a refinancing of their existing senior secured credit facilities with a new securitized financing facility. As of March 31, 2018, the Company had an outstanding principal amount of term loans under its senior secured credit facilities of approximately $707.7 million. The Company intends to replace the senior secured credit facilities with a new $1.225 billion securitized financing facility, expected to be comprised of $1.15 billion of senior fixed-rate term notes (the "2018 Notes") and $75 million of variable funding notes (collectively, the "Notes"). Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Results
Posted: May 9, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 33.2% to $121.3 million. System-wide same stores sales increased 11.1%. Net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. was $19.9 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. of $8.8 million, or $0.14 per diluted share in the prior year period. Net income was $23.5 million, compared to net income of $17.9 million in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 42.3% to $26.2 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, compared to $18.4 million, or $0.19 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 15.4% to $48.8 million from $42.3 million in the prior year period. 47 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,565 as of March 31, 2018. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results
Posted: February 22, 2018 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 and announced full year 2018 outlook. Fiscal Year 2017 Highlights include: Total revenue increased from the prior year by 13.7% to $429.9 million. System-wide same store sales increased 10.2%. Net income was $55.6 million, which includes the net negative impact of approximately $17.2 million related to the remeasurement of the Company's deferred tax assets and tax benefit arrangements due to recent tax reform, compared to $71.2 million in the prior year. Adjusted net income increased 21.8% to $82.3 million, or $0.84 per diluted share, compared to $67.6 million, or $0.69 per diluted share in the prior year. 210 new Planet Fitness stores were opened system-wide during the year, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,518 at December 31, 2017. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results
Posted: November 7, 2017 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2017. Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 highlights include: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 12.1% to $97.5 million. System-wide same store sales increased 9.3%. Net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. was $15.3 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. of $3.4 million, or $0.08 per diluted share in the prior year period. Net income was $18.9 million, compared to net income of $14.9 million in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 17.9% to $18.7 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, compared to $15.9 million, or $0.16 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 22.4% to $43.4 million from $35.4 million in the prior year period. 31 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,432 as of September 30, 2017. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
Posted: August 9, 2017 in Chains

Planet FitnessHAMPTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2017. Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 highlights include: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 17.3% to $107.3 million. System-wide same store sales increased 9.0%. Net income attributable to Planet Fitness, Inc. was $12.4 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to Planet Fitness Inc. of $4.1 million, or $0.11 per diluted share in the prior year period. Net income was $18.0 million, compared to net income of $18.1 million in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 28.9% to $21.7 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, compared to $16.8 million, or $0.17 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 30.3% to $47.9 million from $36.8 million in the prior year period. 37 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,403 at June 30, 2017. Read More...

ClubCorp Reports Thirteenth Consecutive Quarter of Revenue Growth
Posted: July 20, 2017 in Chains

ClubCorp - The World Leader In Private ClubsDALLAS, TX - ClubCorp - The World Leader in Private Clubs (NYSE:MYCC) - announces financial results for its fiscal-year 2017 second quarter ended June 13, 2017: Revenue increased $7.4 million to $276.4 million, up 2.7%, for the second quarter of 2017. Net Income decreased $5.0 million to $0.8 million, down 86.2%, primarily due to higher selling, general and administrative expense related to centralization and transformation of administrative processes, finance processes and related IT systems, and impairment of assets related to recently divested clubs. Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $62.9 million, up 0.1%. Read More...

Gold’s Gym Experiences Strong First Quarter With Domestic And International Growth
Posted: May 3, 2017 in Chains

Gold's GymDALLAS, TX - Gold’s Gym, a trusted source on health and fitness, announced that, during the first quarter of 2017, it signed franchise agreements to open nine gyms in the U.S., with 23 additional locations currently under development in 12 countries internationally. These signings expand the brand’s presence in new and existing markets across the world, including Tennessee, New York, California and in nations such as Egypt and Australia. Gold’s Gym also opened 17 new locations both domestically and internationally, resulting in a total of 737 open gyms at the end of the first quarter. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
Posted: May 2, 2017 in Chains

Planet FitnessNEWINGTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2017. Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 9.3% to $91.1 million. System-wide same store sales increased 11.1%. Net income increased 9.3% to $17.9 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, compared to net income of $16.3 million, or $0.09 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 21.2% to $18.4 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, compared to $15.2 million, or $0.15 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 23.3% to $42.3 million from $34.3 million in the prior year period. 54 new Planet Fitness stores were opened system-wide compared to 48 in the year ago period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,367 at March 31, 2017. Read More...

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
Posted: April 26, 2017 in Chains

Town Sports InternationalNEW YORK, N.Y. - Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. (“TSI” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CLUB) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2017. Total member count increased 7,000to 551,000 during Q1 2017 compared to an increase of 12,000 in Q1 2016. Membership monthly attrition averaged 3.9% per month in Q1 2017 compared to 3.5% per month in Q1 2016. Q1 2017 net loss was $2.9 million, or $0.11 loss per share, compared with Q1 2016 net loss of $6.9 million, or $0.28 loss per share. Adjusted EBITDA was $10.7 million in Q1 2017, an increase of 35.3% compared to Adjusted EBITDA of $7.9 million in Q1 2016. Read More...

ClubCorp Reports 12th Consecutive Quarter of Growth, Announces Acquisition of Oakhurst Golf and Country Club and “The Collective” a New Club Concept
Posted: April 26, 2017 in Chains

ClubCorp - The World Leader In Private ClubsDALLAS, TX - ClubCorp - The World Leader in Private Clubs (NYSE:MYCC) - announces financial results for its fiscal-year 2017 first quarter ended March 21, 2017. The first quarter of fiscal 2017 and fiscal 2016 consisted of 12 weeks. All growth percentages refer to year-over-year progress. First quarter revenue was $221.3 million, up 3.0%, net loss decreased $0.8 million to $7.5 million, and adjusted EBITDA was $43.7 million, up 4.2%; ClubCorp acquires Oakhurst Golf and Country Club in Clarkston, Michigan; ClubCorp signs lease to open a new concept business / social club "The Collective" in Seattle, Washington; Eric Affeldt announces his intention to retire from his role as Chief Executive Officer upon the appointment of his successor. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results
Posted: March 1, 2017 in Chains

Planet FitnessNEWINGTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 and announces full year 2017 outlook. Year-end highlights include: Total revenue increased from the prior year by 14.4% to $378.2 million. System-wide same store sales increased 8.8%. Net income was $71.2 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, compared to net income of $38.1 million, or $0.11 per diluted share in the prior year. Adjusted net income increased 26.9% to $67.6 million, or $0.69 per diluted share, compared to $53.2 million, or $0.54 per diluted share in the prior year. Adjusted EBITDA increased 22.0% to $150.6 million from $123.5 million in the prior year. 195 new Planet Fitness stores were opened system-wide during the year, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,313 on December 31, 2016. Read More...

ClubCorp Reports Sixth Consecutive Year of Record Results, and Announces Acquisition of North Hills Country Club
Posted: February 22, 2017 in Chains

ClubCorp - The World Leader In Private ClubsDALLAS, TX - ClubCorp - The World Leader in Private Clubs (NYSE:MYCC) - announced financial results for its fiscal-year 2016 fourth quarter ended December 27, 2016. The fourth quarter of fiscal 2016 and fiscal 2015 consisted of 16 weeks. Fiscal 2016 and fiscal 2015 consisted of 52 weeks. All comparisons are year-over-year. Fiscal 2016 revenue was $1.1 billion, up 3.4%, net income increased $13.6 million to $4.0 million, and adjusted EBITDA was $247.7 million, up 6.2%; Fourth quarter revenue was $345.3 million, up 4.1%, net income increased $11.7 million to $5.4 million, and adjusted EBITDA was $83.3 million, up 4.7%; ClubCorp acquires North Hills Country Club in Glenside, Pennsylvania. Read More...

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results
Posted: February 16, 2017 in Chains

Town Sports InternationalNEW YORK, N.Y. - Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. ("TSI" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CLUB) reported financial results for its fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2016. Read More...

Planet Fitness, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2016 Results
Posted: October 27, 2016 in Chains

Planet FitnessNEWINGTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2016 and announced it is pursuing an increase in the size of its credit facilities and considering paying a one-time dividend: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 26.4% to $87.0 million. System-wide same store sales increased 10.0% compared to the prior year period. Net income was $14.9 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, compared to net income of $0.7 million, or $0.04 per diluted share in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 51.7% to $15.9 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, compared to $10.5 million in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 33.5% to $35.4 million from $26.5 million in the prior year period. 37 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,242 at September 30, 2016. Read More...

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results; Announces New Look and Experience of its Brand
Posted: October 26, 2016 in Chains

Town Sports InternationalNEW YORK, N.Y. - Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. ("TSI" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:CLUB) reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2016: Total member count decreased 6,000 to 545,000 during Q3 2016 compared to an increase of 14,000 in Q3 2015 (Q3 2015 member count increase was associated with the roll out of the lower pricing model). Membership monthly attrition averaged 4.2% per month in Q3 2016 compared to 4.4% per month in Q3 2015. Q3 2016 net loss was $5.5 million, or $0.21 loss per share, compared with Q3 2015 net loss of $22.0 million, or $0.89 loss per share. Net loss for Q3 2016 and Q3 2015 included non-cash fixed asset impairment charges of $742,000 and $12.4 million, respectively. The fixed asset impairment charges did not have any tax effect due to the impact of the Company's tax valuation allowance in Q3 2016 and Q3 2015. Adjusted EBITDA was $11.0 million in Q3 2016, an increase of 68.5% compared to Adjusted EBITDA of $6.6 million in Q3 2015. Read More...

ClubCorp Reports Tenth Consecutive Quarter of Growth, Narrows Full Year Outlook, and Initiates Strategy to Reduce Leverage
Posted: October 13, 2016 in Chains

ClubCorp - The World Leader In Private ClubsDALLAS, TX - ClubCorp -- The World Leader in Private Clubs (NYSE: MYCC) -- announces financial results for its fiscal-year 2016 third quarter ended September 6, 2016. The third quarter of fiscal 2016 and fiscal 2015 consisted of 12 weeks. Year-to-date results of fiscal 2016 and fiscal 2015 consisted of 36 weeks. All growth percentages refer to year-over-year progress. Third quarter revenue was $259.3 million, up 1.6% due to increases in dues and food and beverage revenue. Third quarter net income was $1.2 million. Third quarter adjusted EBITDA was $59.0 million, up 7.5%. Read More...

Planet Fitness Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results
Posted: August 11, 2016 in Chains

Planet FitnessNEWINGTON, N.H. - Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2016: Total revenue increased from the prior year period by 15.9% to $91.5 million. System-wide same store sales increased 7.6%. Net income was $18.1 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, compared to net income of $11.6 million in the prior year period. Adjusted net income increased 27.5% to $16.8 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, compared to $13.2 million in the prior year period. Adjusted EBITDA increased 18.6% to $36.8 million from $31.0 million in the prior year period. 36 new Planet Fitness franchise stores were opened during the period, bringing system-wide total stores to 1,206 at June 30, 2016. Read More...

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