El Pollo Loco Holdings develops, franchises, licenses, and operates quick-service restaurants under the El Pollo Loco name. It has both company-owned and franchised restaurants. The Company's restaurant chain specializes in flame-grilled marinated chicken served with tortillas and a wide assortment of side dishes.

Type
Public
HQ
Costa Mesa, US
Founded
1980
Size (employees)
5,355 (est)
El Pollo Loco was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Costa Mesa, US
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Key People/Management at El Pollo Loco

Bernard Acoca

Bernard Acoca

President and Chief Executive Officer

El Pollo Loco Office Locations

El Pollo Loco has an office in Costa Mesa
Costa Mesa, US (HQ)
3535 Harbor Blvd., Suite 100
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El Pollo Loco Financials and Metrics

El Pollo Loco Financials

El Pollo Loco's revenue was reported to be $380.12 m in FY, 2016 which is a 7.1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

105.8 m

Net income (Q1, 2018)

2.5 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

4.4 m

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2018)

446.2 m

Closing share price (22-Jun-2018)

11.6

Cash (28-Mar-2018)

6.2 m

EV

525.3 m
El Pollo Loco's current market capitalization is $446.2 m.
Annual
usdFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

293.6 m314.7 m344.9 m355.1 m380.1 m

Revenue growth, %

7%10%3%7%

Cost of goods sold

102.6 m105.9 m107.2 m

Gross profit

242.3 m249.1 m272.9 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

86.6 m90.4 m89.5 m88.9 m94.4 m97.5 m95.8 m99.8 m105.6 m105.8 m

Sales and marketing expense

38.2 m38.7 m38.5 m39 m43.3 m43.9 m44.5 m47.4 m48.2 m49.6 m

General and administrative expense

7.5 m7.5 m6.4 m6.3 m9.2 m8.3 m8.3 m9.7 m9.6 m13.2 m

Operating expense total

75.6 m77.5 m75.9 m76.3 m84.1 m84.1 m86.8 m90.4 m57.7 m101.3 m
Annual
usdY, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

19 m21.5 m17 m11.5 m6.1 m2.2 m

Accounts Receivable

5.8 m6.2 m6.9 m

Inventories

1.9 m1.9 m2.1 m

Current Assets

44 m38.6 m35.9 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

41.8 m8.6 m6.4 m8.2 m8.9 m9.5 m6.5 m6.7 m4.4 m6.2 m

Accounts Receivable

5.7 m6 m5.7 m6.1 m6.7 m6.7 m8.5 m8 m8.3 m7.8 m

Inventories

1.6 m1.7 m1.7 m1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m1.9 m2.1 m2.1 m

Current Assets

53.1 m40 m38.2 m39.1 m39.3 m36.4 m30.4 m21 m18.5 m19.5 m
Annual
usdFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

42.5 m24.1 m18.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

11.5 m13.1 m16.1 m

Inventories

(245 k)1 k(221 k)

Accounts Payable

(8 m)2.3 m(4.6 m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

25.8 m6.8 m7.2 m4.7 m5.4 m7.3 m5.2 m4.9 m2.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.9 m3.1 m3.2 m3.3 m3.8 m4 m4.1 m4.3 m4.2 m

Inventories

1.6 m1.7 m1.7 m1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m1.8 m1.9 m

Accounts Payable

14.7 m5 m7.2 m10.6 m8.8 m9.1 m9.4 m12.3 m(673 k)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

118.1 x

EV/CFO

42.6 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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El Pollo Loco Operating Metrics

Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017

Franchised Restaurants

243 244 245 247 248 251 253 259 263 208 265 265

Owned Restaurants

173 174 175 186 188 188 193 201 204 264 208 212

Restaurants

416 418 420 433 436 439 446 460 467 472 473 477
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El Pollo Loco Online and Social Media Presence

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El Pollo Loco News and Updates

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