Adjusted EBITDA for the thirty-nine weeks ended September 29, 2012 and October 1, 2011 was $152.0 million and $172.7 million, respectively.

Fiscal 2012 Guidance

The Company updated its guidance for fiscal 2012. The following table provides information on the Company’s current estimated 2012 results:
 
Sales growth   1.0% to 1.5%
 
Same-store sales growth (3.0%) to (2.5%)
 
Adjusted EBITDA $195 to $200 million
 
Adjusted EBITDA Margin 5.0% to 5.2%
 
Interest Expense (1) $51.0 to $51.5 million
 
Income Tax Rate 39% to 40%
 
Capital Expenditures $60 to $65 million
New Store Openings 4
Replacement Store Openings 2
 
Weighted Average Diluted Common Shares Outstanding (2) 43.4 million
 
Earnings per Share
Fully Diluted $0.82 to $0.89

Excluding One-Time Transactional Costs and Employee Expenses
$1.05 to $1.12
 

(1) Includes non-cash interest of approximately $2.4 million and $1.4 million related to amortization of deferred financing fees and original issue discount, respectively.

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