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NASDAQ:LOCOEl Pollo LoCo Stock Price, Forecast & News

$17.11
+0.24 (+1.42 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$16.82
Now: $17.11
$17.58
50-Day Range
$14.12
MA: $15.77
$19.76
52-Week Range
$6.15
Now: $17.11
$19.90
Volume377,369 shs
Average Volume397,698 shs
Market Capitalization$614.63 million
P/E Ratio31.69
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.78
El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary El Pollo Loco, Inc., develops, franchises, licenses, and operates quick-service restaurants under the El Pollo Loco name. The company offers citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken, and handcrafted entrée products, including specialty chicken burritos, chicken quesadillas, and chicken tortilla soup, as well as under 500 calorie entrees, and Pollo Bowl and Pollo salad products. As of May 2, 2019, it had approximately 480 company-owned and franchised restaurants in Arizona, California, Nevada, Texas, Utah, and Louisiana. The company was formerly known as Chicken Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. in April 2014. El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.39 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LOCO
CUSIPN/A
Phone714-599-5000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$442.33 million
Cash Flow$1.30 per share
Book Value$7.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$24.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,005
Market Cap$614.63 million
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$17.11
+0.24 (+1.42 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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El Pollo LoCo (NASDAQ:LOCO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has El Pollo LoCo's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

El Pollo LoCo's stock was trading at $9.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LOCO shares have increased by 72.8% and is now trading at $17.11.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of El Pollo LoCo?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for El Pollo LoCo in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is El Pollo LoCo's next earnings date?

El Pollo LoCo is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were El Pollo LoCo's earnings last quarter?

El Pollo LoCo Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LOCO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The restaurant operator reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.15. The restaurant operator earned $99.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $96.64 million. El Pollo LoCo had a net margin of 4.48% and a return on equity of 10.44%.
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What price target have analysts set for LOCO?

4 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for El Pollo LoCo's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate El Pollo LoCo's stock price to reach $14.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.3%.
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Has El Pollo LoCo been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about LOCO stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. El Pollo LoCo earned a coverage optimism score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Who are some of El Pollo LoCo's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of El Pollo LoCo own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other El Pollo LoCo investors own include BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Alcoa (AA), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), La Jolla Pharmaceutical (LJPC), AK Steel (AKS), Twitter (TWTR) and Five9 (FIVN).

Who are El Pollo LoCo's key executives?

El Pollo LoCo's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bernard Acoca, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Laurance Roberts, CFO & Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Miguel Lozano, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Douglas Soller, VP of Accounting & Fin.
  • Edith R. Austin, VP of Legal & Corp. Sec.

What is El Pollo LoCo's stock symbol?

El Pollo LoCo trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LOCO."

Who are El Pollo LoCo's major shareholders?

El Pollo LoCo's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.09%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.69%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.44%), Swiss National Bank (0.12%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.08%) and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.06%). Company insiders that own El Pollo LoCo stock include Laurance Roberts and Samuel N Borgese.
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Which major investors are selling El Pollo LoCo stock?

LOCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 6 Meridian, UBS Group AG, and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold El Pollo LoCo company stock in the last year include Laurance Roberts, and Samuel N Borgese.
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Which major investors are buying El Pollo LoCo stock?

LOCO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Swiss National Bank, and Comerica Bank.
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How do I buy shares of El Pollo LoCo?

Shares of LOCO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is El Pollo LoCo's stock price today?

One share of LOCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.11.

How big of a company is El Pollo LoCo?

El Pollo LoCo has a market capitalization of $614.63 million and generates $442.33 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $24.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis. El Pollo LoCo employs 5,005 workers across the globe.

What is El Pollo LoCo's official website?

The official website for El Pollo LoCo is www.elpolloloco.com.

How can I contact El Pollo LoCo?

El Pollo LoCo's mailing address is 3535 HARBOR BOULEVARD SUITE 100, COSTA MESA CA, 92626. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 714-599-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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