Company:  SONIC CORP (SONC)
Form Type:  10-Q
Filing Date:  1/4/2013 
CIK:  0000868611 
Address:  300 JOHNNY BENCH DRIVE 
City, State, Zip:  OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma 73104 
Telephone:  (405) 225-5000 
Fiscal Year:  08/31 
Last Trade
Last Trade: 
$20.34  
Change: 
-0.09 (-0.44%)  
Trade Time: 
Apr 24  
Market Cap: 
$1.11B
Description of Business
Sonic Corp. operates and franchises the largest chain of drive-in restaurants (�Sonic Drive-Ins�) in the United States. References to �Sonic Corp.,� �Sonic,� �the Company,� �we,� �us� and �our� in this Form 10-K are references to Sonic Corp. and its subsidiaries. The first Sonic Drive-In restaurant opened in 1953. As of the end of our fiscal year on August 31, 2013, the Sonic system included 3,522 Sonic Drive-Ins in 44 states of which 396 were owned and operated by Sonic Restaurants, Inc., the Company�s operating subsidiary (�Company Drive-Ins�), and 3,126 were owned and operated by franchisees (�Franchise Drive-Ins�). Sonic Corp. was incorporated in the State of Delaware in 1990 in connection with its 1991 initial public offering of common stock. Sonic is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange (Ticker: SONC).
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  FORM 10-Q
    PART I - FINANCIAL INFORMATION
      Item 1. Financial Statements
        BALANCE SHEET
        BALANCE SHEET
        INCOME STATEMENT
        CASH FLOW
        NOTES TO CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
      Item 2. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial ...
      Item 3. Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About ...
      Item 4. Controls and Procedures
    PART II - OTHER INFORMATION
      Item 1. Legal Proceedings
      Item 1A. Risk Factors
      Item 2. Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities and Use of ...
      Item 6. Exhibits
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    EXHIBIT INDEX
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