More on Wendy's (WEN) Q3: Same-store sales up a steady 2.7% in North America as menu innovations...

|About: The Wendy's Company (WEN)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Wendy's (WEN) Q3: Same-store sales up a steady 2.7% in North America as menu innovations and new marketing campaigns slowly raise the company's brand awareness with consumers. A $100M share repurchase program is approved and the company's quarterly dividend is doubled to $0.04 a share. The preliminary forecast for 2013 includes an estimate for adjusted EBITDA of $350M-$360M. Shares -1.2% premarket. (PR)