Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO): Price and Financial Metrics

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO): $8.51

-0.31 (-3.51%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where TACO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.43% of US stocks.
  • TACO's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • TACO ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 40th percentile.

TACO Stock Summary

  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.62, Del Taco Restaurants Inc has a higher such ratio than only 11.83% of stocks in our set.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Del Taco Restaurants Inc is reporting a growth rate of -113.67%; that's higher than only 17.47% of US stocks.
  • Del Taco Restaurants Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 14.21%, greater than the shareholder yield of 84.73% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Del Taco Restaurants Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be PDCO, WD, GMS, TBI, and KRA.
  • Visit TACO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

TACO Valuation Summary

  • TACO's price/sales ratio is 0.7; this is 77.42% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • Over the past 93 months, TACO's price/sales ratio has gone NA NA.
  • TACO's price/earnings ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 93 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for TACO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
TACO 2021-04-05 0.7 1.7 -4.0 -8.5
TACO 2016-08-11 1.0 1.1 39.4 25.5
TACO 2016-06-20 0.6 0.9 40.7 17.7
TACO 2016-03-30 0.9 1.1 83.9 26.9
TACO 2016-03-29 0.9 1.1 82.9 26.7
TACO 2014-12-30 NA 36.5 -199.8 -249.2

TACO Growth Metrics

  • The year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 106.91%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -32.68%.
  • The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 6.25%.
Over the past 15 months, TACO's revenue has gone up $9,441,000.

The table below shows TACO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 518.005 59.57 21.939
2021-03-31 497.604 53.814 15.361
2020-12-31 491.883 59.763 -89.738
2020-09-30 492.258 49.805 -211.38
2020-06-30 491.674 44.711 -224.846
2020-03-31 508.564 51.701 -222.178

TACO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of TACO, see our TACO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $13.75 Average Broker Recommendation 1.38 (Strong Buy)

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TACO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $8.51 52-week high $11.99
Prev. close $8.82 52-week low $7.20
Day low $8.45 Volume 432,400
Day high $8.87 Avg. volume 299,068
50-day MA $9.86 Dividend yield 1.88%
200-day MA $9.76 Market Cap 309.70M

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Company Bio

Del Taco Restaurants owns, operates, and franchises restaurants, offering Mexican dishes and American favorites. The company was founded in 1964 and is based in Lake Forest, California.

TACO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$8.51$914.75 8772%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Del Taco Restaurants Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Del Taco Restaurants Inc ranked in the 97th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 8815.83%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Del Taco Restaurants Inc, consider:

  • The company's balance sheet shows it gets 50% of its capital from equity, and 50% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of only 16.63% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Consumer Cyclical sector.
  • Del Taco Restaurants Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than only 2.07% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

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Declining Stock and Decent Financials: Is The Market Wrong About Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO)?

It is hard to get excited after looking at Del Taco Restaurants' (NASDAQ:TACO) recent performance, when its stock has...

Yahoo | July 27, 2021

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) CEO John Cappasola on Q2 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO) Q2 2021 Earnings Conference Call July 22, 2021 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Raphael Gross - Managing Director, ICR John Cappasola - President and Chief Executive Officer Steven Brake - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Joshua Long - Piper Sandler...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | July 23, 2021

Del Taco Restaurants, inc (TACO) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

On today's call are, John Cappasola, President and Chief Executive Officer; and Steve Brake, Chief Financial Officer. Today's earnings press release also includes non-GAAP financial measures such as adjusted net income, adjusted EBITDA and restaurant contribution along with reconciliations of these non-GAAP measures to the nearest GAAP measures.

Yahoo | July 23, 2021

Del Taco Restaurants (TACO) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Del Taco (TACO) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 33.33% and 1.78%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | July 22, 2021

Del Taco shares decline 3% despite sales jump, quarterly profit

Shares of Del Taco Restaurants Inc. were down 3% in extended trading Thursday after the fast-food chain reported fiscal second-quarter results. Del Taco reported net income of $6 million, or 16 cents a share, vs. a net loss of $576,000, or 2 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter. The company's adjusted net income was $6.1 million, or 16 cents a share. Revenue jumped 19.5% to $125 million from $104.6 million a year ago. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had expected net income of 12 cents a share on

Yahoo | July 22, 2021

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TACO Price Returns

1-mo -15.15%
3-mo -25.06%
6-mo -13.45%
1-year 12.14%
3-year -33.91%
5-year -17.75%
YTD -5.31%
2020 14.61%
2019 -20.87%
2018 -17.57%
2017 -14.16%
2016 32.58%

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