Golden Enterprises, Inc.’s (NASDAQ: GLDC) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of $.03125 per share payable January 26, 2011 to stockholders of record on January 14, 2011. Golden Enterprises, Inc.’s basic and diluted income per share for the thirteen weeks ended November 26, 2010 was $.05 compared to $.06 for the thirteen weeks ended November 27, 2009. Net sales for the quarter were $30,910,393 down 1.7% from the comparable period in fiscal 2010. The Company maintained healthy earnings in the second quarter, despite a more cautious grocery consumer. For the twenty-six weeks ended November 26, 2010, total net sales were $62,866,477 down 1.8% compared to last year. The basic and diluted income per share was $.14 compared to $.15 last year. As we begin the third quarter, we are aware of the challenges ahead as we see rising energy and commodity cost. However, we will continue to provide quality snacks for our consumers at a competitive price throughout our marketing area. The following is a summary of net sales and income information for the thirteen weeks and twenty-six weeks ended November 26, 2010 and November 27, 2009.
|Thirteen Weeks Ended||Twenty-Six Weeks Ended|
|November 26,||November 27,||November 26,||November 27,|
|Income before income taxes||872,620||1,015,309||2,605,959||2,677,244|
|Basic and diluted income per share||$||0.05||$||0.06||$||0.14||$||0.15|
|Basic weighted shares outstanding||11,734,632||11,746,632||11,737,203||11,746,632|
|Diluted weighted shares outstanding||11,734,632||11,746,632||11,737,203||11,746,632|