Chicken wing prices lowest since fourth quarter of 2011
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. reported a 66.9-percent increase in profit in the third quarter ended Sept. 29, the company said Tuesday. The 949-unit Minneapolis-based casual-dining chain also said the cost per pound of traditional chicken wings in the quarter was lower than last year, leading to the the lowest cost-of-sales percentage since the fourth quarter of 2011, at 30 percent.
Result: $17.9 million, or 95 cents per share % Increase: 66.9% (from $10.7 million, or 57 cents per share)
Result: $315.8 million % Increase: 27.9% (from $246.9 million)