Frisch’s Reports Higher Earnings in the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2010

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) reported higher earnings for its 12-week fiscal second quarter ended December 15, 2009. Net earnings for the quarter increased 6.9% to $2,369,217 compared to $2,215,787 last year. Diluted earnings per share increased to $.46 per share, from $.43 per share last year. Sales declined 1.7% to $67,898,586 from $69,093,061 in last year’s second quarter.