Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Rating Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine

Lloyd Doyle
January 13, 2018

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.55 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.57. Trb Advisors Lp who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $890.77B market cap company. It closed at $3.88 lastly. HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) has risen 35.24% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 86.57% the S&P500.

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) was downgraded by stock analysts at ValuEngine from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report issued on Sunday, December 31st. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,783,059 shares of the restaurant operator's stock valued at $1,158,031,000 after acquiring an additional 63,636 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 26,685 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.21M, up from 19,299 at the end of the previous reported quarter. United Capital Financial Advisers Limited Company has invested 0.01% in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $39.95. About 107,413 shares traded.

Advantus Capital Management Inc maintained its stake in shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) has risen 7.62% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 23.21% the S&P500. Ameritas Investment Prtn holds 0.01% in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Therefore 43% are positive.

According to Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.'s latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 89.02%. The stock has "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Tuesday, September 12. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. The rating was upgraded by Stephens on Friday, August 11 to "Overweight". Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to report earnings on January, 30. As per Tuesday, June 27, the company rating was initiated by Sidoti. The last close places the company's stock about $180.53 off its 52 week high of $499 and $55.47 above the 52 week low of $263. (NYSE:CMG) earned "Hold" rating by Maxim Group on Wednesday, August 19. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Sell" rating and $240.0 target in Wednesday, October 25 report. The rating was maintained by Nomura with "Buy" on Thursday, September 22. The firm has "Hold" rating by SunTrust given on Wednesday, December 6. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sector Perform" on Thursday, November 10. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Wednesday, April 26.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in 2017 Q3.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Bamco Ny reported 227,335 shares stake. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada reported 0% of its portfolio in Herman Miller, Inc. (NYSE:CMG). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has 0.02% invested in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt invested in 0.01% or 2,041 shares. (NYSE:CMG). D Scott Neal has 0.02% invested in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) traded down 0.51% during trading on Friday, hitting $416.60. Focused Wealth Management reported 355 shares. Johnson Fin Grp Incorporated reported 20 shares stake. Glg Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG). 75 were accumulated by First Corp In. Sit Inv invested in 20,075 shares. Whittier Of Nevada holds 0.01% or 1,400 shares. Calamos Wealth Ltd Liability holds 0.2% of its portfolio in Aetna Inc. Geode Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 562,964 shares. 34,287 were accumulated by Millennium Management Ltd. It also reduced Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN) stake by 9,489 shares and now owns 54,224 shares. It also reduced its holding in Nvr Inc.

Since October 2, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 5 sales for $3.86 million activity.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.22, from 0.69 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 14 investors sold Internap Corporation shares while 32 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 579.86 million shares or 4.13% more from 556.87 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Akamai Technologies, Inc. British Columbia Mgmt Corp owns 126,451 shares. Private Advisor Gp Limited holds 0.01% or 1,407 shares. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 161,721 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $49,782,000 after acquiring an additional 124,330 shares during the period. Florida-based Raymond James Serv Inc has invested 0% in Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR). (NASDAQ:ZNGA) for 81,796 shares. Lsv Asset has 2.17 million shares. First Allied Advisory Ser invested in 0.01% or 988 shares. Moreover, Barometer Mngmt has 0.05% invested in Zynga Inc. Ruane Cunniff And Goldfarb has invested 0.41% in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 28 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. This estimate is provided by 30 analysts. The stock of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 22 by Cowen & Co. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 4 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Friday, August 7 with "Buy". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 27 by Needham. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, January 17.

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