DEERFIELD, Ill. - April 13, 2015 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - BAB, Inc. (OTCQB: BABB), announced its financial results for the first quarter ended February 28, 2015.
For the quarter ended February 28, 2015, BAB had revenues of $492,000 and a net loss of $246,000, or a loss of $0.034 per share, versus revenues of $537,000 and net income of $31,000, or $0.004 per share, for the quarter ended February 28, 2014.
Total operating expenses were $738,000 for the quarter ended February 28, 2015, versus $505,000 for the same period in 2014. The operating expenses for 2015 included $243,000 of expenses relating to the settlement of a lawsuit against BAB Operations, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of BAB, Inc., which involved the 2001 lease assignment of a Company-owned store that had subsequently been franchised.
BAB, Inc. franchises and licenses Big Apple Bagels®, My Favorite Muffin®, SweetDuet® frozen yogurt and Brewster’s® Coffee. The Company’s stock is traded on the OTCQB under the symbol BABB and its website can be visited at www.babcorp.com.
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|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS|
|Royalty fees from franchised stores||394,095||396,706||-0.7||%|
|Franchise and area development fee revenue||5,000||35,000||-85.7||%|
|Licensing fees and other income||93,293||105,165||-11.3||%|
|OPERATING COSTS AND EXPENSES|
|Selling, general and administrative||733,707||500,085||46.7||%|
|Depreciation and amortization||4,234||4,561||-7.2||%|
|(Loss)/Income before interest, other and taxes||(245,553||)||32,225||N/M|
|(Loss)/Earnings per share - basic||(0.034||)||0.004||N/M|
|Average number of shares outstanding||7,263,508||7,263,508||N/M|
|(Loss)/Earnings per share - diluted||(0.034||)||0.004||N/M|
|Average number of shares outstanding||7,266,245||7,265,265||N/M|
SOURCE BAB, Inc.
Michael K. Murtaugh
Fax: (847) 405-8140
Big Apple Bagels, Inc. (BAB) operates, franchises, and licenses Big Apple Bagels ®, My Favorite Muffin ®, Jacobs Bros. Bagels ® and Brewster's ® Coffee.