National Beverage Corp. First Quarter ‘Aroma’ . . . Signals Great Results

Sept. 11, 2017

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ: FIZZ) today announced results for the first quarter of its Fiscal Year 2018.

  • Revenues increased 20% to $260 million
  • Operating Income increased 31% to $58 million
  • Earnings per share increased 32% to $ .82
  • Cash increased 29% to $176 million

“This extraordinary start to our FY2018 marks eleven consecutive quarters of revenue and earnings growth. During this period, our shareholders have enjoyed over 300% increase in their FIZZ holdings and over $139 million in cash dividends . . . truly a ‘one-of-a-kind’ performance,” stated Nick A. Caporella, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

“While momentum signals its presence in a myriad of ways, the one that most excites us is the scent of ‘toasted meringue’ in our ready-to-launch La Croix Key Lime sparkling water. Why . . . because our heartbeat is ‘innovation’ and here that spells . . . aroma and scents! While financial performance is ultimately the healthy condition of management’s purpose . . . it starts with a naturally-essenced strategic growth plan and, certainly, this first quarter is more than robust.

Our recently released 2017 Annual Report expresses the wholesome nature of our Company in a genuine and authentic sense. This Annual Report conveys our true character as never before reflected, and to quote an excerpt from the Chairman’s Message . . . National Beverage’s real purpose in making you aware of our leadership role in this sparkling water industry – and that is to make our healthy, authentically-genuine, great beverages the choice for all consumers searching for excellence. The right selection makes excellence a habit!” concluded a ‘mindful’ Caporella.

Full report.



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Shasta / Faygo Vending Sales (National Beverage Corp.)

June 16, 2011
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