Papa John's SSS momentum continues, says KeyBanc After conducting channel checks, KeyBanc increased its Q2 estimates for Papa John's above consensus levels. The firm thinks that the company's recent same-store sales momentum is continuing, while it is benefiting from slightly lower than expected cheese prices. The firm reiterates a Buy rating on the shares.
Domino's Pizza sees potential for additional 3.8K stores in top 15 markets Says has 'robust' international business. Says its store count growing faster internationally than Pizza Hut or Papa Johns (PZZA). Pizza Hut is owned by Yum! Brands (YUM). Says now offering voice ordering for Apple's (AAPL) iPhone and Google's (GOOG) Android operating systems. Says in terms of the franchise's long-range outlook, sees global net units to increase 4%-6%, sees domestic SSS to increase 2%-4%, sees international SSS to increase 3%-6% and sees global retail sales to increase 6%-10%. Comments taken from the company's Q3 earnings conference call slide presentation.