Planet Fitness Shares Rise On Earnings Beat, Outlook

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Planet Fitness Inc. shares rose in the extended session Tuesday after the gym operator topped Wall Street estimates for the quarter. Planet Fitness shares advanced 5.6% to $16.50 after hours. The company reported adjusted first-quarter earnings of 15 cents a share on revenue of $83.3 million. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast earnings of 13 cents a share on revenue of $78.8 million. For the year, Planet Fitness sees adjusted earnings of 62 cents to 65 cents a share on revenue of $360 million to $370 million. Analysts had forecast earnings of 62 cents a share on revenue of $361.4 million.

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