SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) November 5, 2019
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|14800 Landmark Boulevard, Suite 500|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code (972) 702-9300
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||FRGI||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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ITEM 2.02. RESULTS OF OPERATIONS AND FINANCIAL CONDITION.
On November 5, 2019, Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. issued a press release announcing financial results for its third fiscal quarter ended September 29, 2019. On November 5, 2019, the Company also announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase to its share repurchase program of an additional 1,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock from the previously announced 2,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock. The entire text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP, INC.
Date: November 5, 2019
By: /s/ Dirk Montgomery
Name: Dirk Montgomery
Title: Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer