Tuesday February 8, 2022, 17:57:14

CMG (Post-Call): Chipotle Unlocks “Faster Unit Growth Mode”

By Mark Kalinowski

After today’s (Tuesday’s) market close, Chipotle Mexican Grill reported adjusted Q4 EPS of $5.58, coming in above our $5.25 forecast and sell-side consensus (according to Consensus Metrix) of $5.25.

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Wednesday January 12, 2022, 07:00:00

CMG: How Does Chipotle Trade Heading Into, and After, Earnings?

By Mark Kalinowski

Chipotle Mexican Grill plans to release its Q4 2021 earnings after the market close on Tuesday, February 8th. How do CMG shares tend to trade heading into earnings, and the day after an earnings release?

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Monday November 15, 2021, 16:10:00

CMG: Kalinowski Equity Research Initiates Coverage of Chipotle Mexican Grill

By Mark Kalinowski

Amongst the positives and opportunities for Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) are its great-tasting food that is responsibly sourced, (2) its speedy service, (3) Chipotle’s status as the largest concept in the fastest-growing major segment (fast-casual) of the U.S. restaurant industry, (4) the company’s growing use of “Chipotlanes,” units with drive-thrus that feature a Chipotle take on that method of service, (5) Chipotle’s digital capabilities, which are amongst the very best in the restaurant industry (and which also include over 24.5 million loyalty-program users as of the end of Q3), (6) the pace of menu innovation, which is quicker than it usually has been in Chipotle’s history, (7) Chipotle’s status as a highly-desirable tenant for prime real-estate locations, (8) Chipotle’s high (and growing) degree of cultural relevancy, and (9) Chipotle’s “Real Foodprint” sustainability impact tracker, which resonates in particular with younger folks.

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