Restaurant Brands International Inc.

09:53 AM EST - Restaurant Brands International Inc. : Today reported financial results for the full year and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2018. All figures in U.S. dollars. The company reported system-wide sales growth of 7.4%; net restaurant growth of 5.5%; diluted EPS of $2.42 versus $2.54 in prior year; net income attributable to common shareholders and non-controlling Interests of $1,143 million versus $1,211 million in prior year. Adjusted EBITDA of $2,212 million increased 4.1% organically versus the prior year on a combined basis (including a full year of Popeyes in both periods). Restaurant Brands International Inc. shares T.QSR are trading up $2.37 at $85.45.