Del Taco Restaurants Company Profile (NASDAQ:TACO)

About Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)

Del Taco Restaurants logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. is an operator and franchisor of restaurants featuring made-to-order cuisine, including both Mexican inspired and American classic dishes. As of January 3, 2017, the Company operated 551 Del Taco restaurants. The Company's menu offers a combination of Mexican-inspired food, such as tacos and burritos, and American classics, such as Double Del cheeseburgers, crinkle-cut fries and milkshakes. The Company's menu features items, such as its Platos plated meals, Epic Burritos, Handcrafted Ensaladas and Fresca Bowls, as well as items on its Buck & Under Menu. As of January 3, 2017, the Company had 310 Company-operated and 241 franchise-operated restaurants. The Platos menu offering consists of individually plated meals complete with an entree, two sides, and chips and salsa. The Company's menu also includes quesadillas, bowls and handcrafted ensaladas, as well as burgers and fries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Quick Service Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:TACO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.deltaco.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $584.93 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,686,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.55
  • 52 Week Range: $11.58 - $15.99
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.62
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.85
  • P/E Growth: 2.31
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $468.58 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.28
  • Book Value: $9.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.58
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $67.62 million
  • Net Margins: 4.81%
  • Return on Equity: 5.90%
  • Return on Assets: 3.08%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.42%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 327,383 shs.
  • Beta: -0.2
  • Short Ratio: 9.6
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)

What is Del Taco Restaurants' stock symbol?

Del Taco Restaurants trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TACO."

How were Del Taco Restaurants' earnings last quarter?

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.13. The business had revenue of $108.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $107.08 million. Del Taco Restaurants had a return on equity of 5.90% and a net margin of 4.81%. The firm's revenue was up 8.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.13 EPS. View Del Taco Restaurants' Earnings History.

Where is Del Taco Restaurants' stock going? Where will Del Taco Restaurants' stock price be in 2017?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Del Taco Restaurants' stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect Del Taco Restaurants' stock price to reach $16.80 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Del Taco Restaurants.

Who are some of Del Taco Restaurants' key competitors?

Who are Del Taco Restaurants' key executives?

Del Taco Restaurants' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lawrence F. Levy, Chairman of the Board
  • John D. Cappasola Jr., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Steven L. Brake, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • David Pear, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Patrick D. Walsh, Lead Independent Director
  • Ari B. Levy, Director
  • Eileen Aptman, Independent Director
  • R. J. Melman, Independent Director
  • Joseph Stein, Independent Director

How do I buy Del Taco Restaurants stock?

Shares of Del Taco Restaurants can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Del Taco Restaurants' stock price today?

One share of Del Taco Restaurants stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.51.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ TACO)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  117 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  259
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Del Taco Restaurants and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $16.80 (8.32% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Price Target History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$19.00LowView Rating Details
9/25/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$19.00LowView Rating Details
9/13/2017WedbushReiterated RatingBuy$17.00LowView Rating Details
7/26/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$13.00MediumView Rating Details
9/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$12.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Earnings by Quarter for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ TACO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.13$0.13$107.08 million$108.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.09$0.10$105.22 million$105.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/13/2017Q4 2016$0.20$0.20$150.14 million$150.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2016Q316$0.12$0.13$101.61 million$104.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.12$0.13$100.06 million$100.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.08$0.08$96.09 million$97.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2016Q415$0.19$0.12$133.33 million$133.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.10($0.06)$97.60 million$98.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.53
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.59
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.07$0.10$0.09
Q2 20173$0.12$0.13$0.12
Q3 20173$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q4 20173$0.18$0.19$0.19
Q1 20181$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q2 20181$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q3 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q4 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.94%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2017Eileen A AptmanDirectorBuy26,010$12.97$337,349.70View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Patrick WalshDirectorSell1,665,482$14.50$24,149,489.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016David PearSVPSell6,000$10.55$63,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,450,000$9.86$14,297,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016David PearSVPSell10,000$10.67$106,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Patrick WalshDirectorBuy10,000$10.33$103,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Patrick WalshDirectorBuy30,000$10.26$307,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy40,063$13.29$532,437.27View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy107,400$13.09$1,405,866.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy411,381$12.92$5,315,042.52View SEC Filing  
7/8/2015Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy2,414$14.98$36,161.72View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015Eileen A AptmanDirectorBuy467,500$8.56$4,001,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
Latest Headlines for Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Receives "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 5:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Given "Buy" Rating at Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 5:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. to Announce Fiscal Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results Thursday, October 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 11:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoForget Chipotle, Buy Del Taco Stock: BTIG
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Launches New $1 Queso Chicken Roller, Bolstering Its Industry-Leading Buck and Under Menu(R)
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo"Fast Money" final trades: DAL, NKE and more
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 1:14 PM
benzinga.com logoFast Money Picks For September 29
www.benzinga.com - September 30 at 11:24 PM
thestreet.com logoInteresting TACO Put And Call Options For November 17th
www.thestreet.com - September 30 at 11:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$110.66 Million in Sales Expected for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 3:32 AM
bloomberg.com logoIn Queso Wars, Del Taco Is a Bigger Winner Than Chipotle - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 27 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Rating Reiterated by BTIG Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 5:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 9:10 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoDel Taco Signs Development Agreement for Athens, Georgia Territory / New Franchise Group to Open Five Restaurants by 2023
www.finanznachrichten.de - September 20 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Signs Development Agreement for Athens, Georgia Territory
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. Reduced by Wedbush (TACO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 1:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Stiff Competition Hit Adobe Systems' (ADBE) Q3 Earnings? (Revised)
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSeven Restaurants To Buy As The Industry Struggles
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 11:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAdobe Systems (ADBE) Set to Top Estimates in Q3 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 11:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWedbush Analysts Increase Earnings Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 6:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants Inc (TACO) Receives "Buy" Rating from Wedbush
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 3:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Celebrates Successful Launch of Queso Blanco With a Free Taste for All
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 10:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $110.13 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 2:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:TACO) : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZoe's Kitchen Partners Yext for Digital Knowledge Management
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 10:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 8:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Dumps the Cheese Pump and Upgrades to Premium Queso Blanco
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 8:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TACO-US : August 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 9:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJamba (JMBA) and Del Taco Restaurants (TACO) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 6:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) to Announce $0.13 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 12:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. Lifted by Analyst (TACO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Del Taco Restaurants (TACO) & Jamba (JMBA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 12:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 7:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJack In The Box (JACK) and Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 10:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoRK Capital Management, LLC Buys Electronics for Imaging Inc, Douglas Dynamics Inc, KBR Inc, ...
www.nasdaq.com - August 12 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. Appoints M. Barry Westrum As Chief Marketing Officer
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 8:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing McDonald's Corporation (MCD) and Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 12:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.13 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TACO-US : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. :TACO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Reduced by Wedbush
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) versus Yum! Brands (YUM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 10:24 AM
News IconBRIEF-Del Taco Testaurants Q2 earnings per share $0.13
www.businessinsider.com - July 30 at 6:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of TACO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO) Announces Earnings Results, Hits Expectations
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. : July 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. : July 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 8:33 AM

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