Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG) Rises 2.52% for January 08

Equities Staff  |

Among the biggest risers on the S&P 500 on Tuesday January 08 was Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. ($CMG), popping some 2.52% to a price of $497.37 a share with some 881,872 shares trading hands.

Starting the day trading at $493.19, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. reached an intraday high of $499.67 and hit intraday lows of $485.33. Shares gained $12.22 apiece by day’s end. Over the last 90 days, the stock’s average daily volume has been 706,016 of its 27.79 million share total float. Today’s action puts the stock’s 50-day SMA at $457.31 and 200-day SMA at $440.20 with a 52-week range of $247.52 to $530.68.

With $4.8 billion in sales expected during 2018, Chipotle Mexican Grill is the largest player in the $12 billion domestic fast-casual Mexican restaurant category. Its menu includes burritos, bowls, tacos, and salads, which are made from higher-quality ingredients than those typically found at quick-service restaurants. As of September, the firm operated 2,460 restaurants in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and Germany.

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has its corporate headquarters located in Denver, CO and employs 68,890 people. Its market cap has now risen to $13.82 billion after today’s trading, its P/E ratio is now 63.1, its P/S 2.84, P/B 9.63, and P/FCF 36.9.

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