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Long/short equity, growth

Buy AFC Enterprises: Primed For Future Growth

Earlier this week, AFC Enterprises, Inc. (AFCE), the franchiser and operator of Popeyes® restaurants reported its first quarter earnings. The company reported $0.40 earnings per share which represented a adjusted 14% year of year increase in earnings. Total revenue came in strong with $60.4 million which represented just over a 14% increase year over year. I would like to outline why this small-cap company may get a whole lot bigger in the years ahead.

Building A Distinctive Brand

Recently, the company has worked hard to reshape its brand identity through logo changes, store renovations, and product innovation. These changes went into effect in order to improve the brand identity and image to maximize the results of its marketing campaigns. The...

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