El Pollo Loco Holdings develops, franchises, licenses, and operates quick-service restaurants under the El Pollo Loco name in the United States. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Costa Mesa, California.
LOCO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. To summarize, we found that El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc ranked in the 59th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 126.17% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc, consider:
El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 6%; for context, that number is higher than only 5.36% of tickers in our DCF set.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than merely 24.93% of stocks in its sector (Consumer Cyclical).
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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