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LOCO Insider Trading (El Pollo Loco)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 47.90%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $645,197.06

El Pollo Loco Insider Trading History Chart

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El Pollo Loco Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $10.17
Price Change: Price Decrease of -0.09 (-0.88%)
As of 05/19/2022 01:00 AM ET

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El Pollo Loco Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/4/2022Miguel LozanoCOOSell25,238$12.87$324,813.06View SEC Filing Icon  
6/24/2021Laurance RobertsCFOSell5,000$18.00$90,000.00107,390View SEC Filing Icon  
6/10/2021Laurance RobertsCFOSell13,600$16.94$230,384.00114,407View SEC Filing Icon  
3/11/2021Laurance RobertsCFOSell18,600$19.57$364,002.00113,648View SEC Filing Icon  
10/12/2020Laurance RobertsCFOSell5,000$18.00$90,000.00100,048View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2020Laurance RobertsCFOSell13,600$17.75$241,400.00109,096View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2020Laurance RobertsCFOSell10,000$18.00$180,000.00107,401View SEC Filing Icon  
6/11/2020Laurance RobertsCFOSell13,600$14.60$198,560.00111,001View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2020Samuel N BorgeseDirectorSell6,000$16.00$96,000.0022,589View SEC Filing Icon  
4/9/2020Laurance RobertsCFOSell13,600$11.00$149,600.0074,429View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for El Pollo Loco (NASDAQ:LOCO)

45.81% of El Pollo Loco stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

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El Pollo Loco Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
5/18/2022BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA23,751$0.28M0.0%-13.7%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2022Royal Bank of Canada17,417$0.20M0.0%-16.3%0.047%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2022Rodgers Brothers Inc.161,475$1.88M0.3%+11.0%0.439%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2022Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd10,353$0.12M0.0%N/A0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022California State Teachers Retirement System25,309$0.29M0.0%-8.0%0.069%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.42,697$0.50M0.0%+34.9%0.116%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Captrust Financial Advisors2,755$32K0.0%+73.1%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022State Street Corp673,752$7.83M0.0%+2.5%1.833%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Invesco Ltd.158,767$1.85M0.0%+9.0%0.432%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022UBS Group AG7,424$86K0.0%-55.2%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC343,400$3.99M0.0%+6.7%0.934%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Northern Trust Corp194,452$2.26M0.0%-35.8%0.529%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.138,505$1.61M0.0%+1.7%0.377%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership151,103$1.76M0.0%+1,098.0%0.411%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022First Trust Advisors LP29,709$0.35M0.0%-5.5%0.081%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Prudential Financial Inc.35,319$0.41M0.0%+73.8%0.096%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Vanguard Group Inc.1,723,892$20.03M0.0%+1.4%4.691%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP1,804,188$20.96M0.0%+4.3%4.909%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022BlackRock Inc.3,283,290$38.15M0.0%+0.1%8.936%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS16,705$0.19M0.0%+14.1%0.045%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Rhumbline Advisers56,218$0.65M0.0%-2.3%0.153%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022MetLife Investment Management LLC11,081$0.13M0.0%+487.5%0.030%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Citigroup Inc.16,804$0.20M0.0%+13.6%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Group One Trading L.P.3,174$37K0.0%-80.4%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022William Blair Investment Management LLC1,660,607$19.30M0.1%+7.9%4.519%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022State of Tennessee Treasury Department7,195$84K0.0%-54.0%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.433,311$5.04M0.0%-4.7%1.179%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022WINTON GROUP Ltd10,825$0.13M0.0%N/A0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022GSA Capital Partners LLP10,665$0.12M0.0%N/A0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Swiss National Bank47,550$0.55M0.0%+7.7%0.129%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2022Los Angeles Capital Management LLC117,817$1.37M0.0%-0.9%0.321%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022Philadelphia Trust Co.268,191$3.12M0.2%-8.5%0.730%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022Rice Hall James & Associates LLC165,727$1.93M0.1%-31.6%0.451%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022New York State Common Retirement Fund66,415$0.77M0.0%+386.2%0.181%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/29/2022SG Americas Securities LLC12,564$0.15M0.0%-40.5%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2022Assenagon Asset Management S.A.62,424$0.73M0.0%-18.7%0.170%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/11/2022Nordea Investment Management AB364,581$4.19M0.0%+0.5%0.992%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/3/2022Walleye Capital LLC18,270$0.26M0.0%N/A0.050%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/23/2022Barclays PLC75,612$1.07M0.0%+22.1%0.207%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/23/2022BlackRock Inc.3,278,694$46.53M0.0%+3.0%8.968%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/23/2022Cornerstone Advisory LLC3,800$54K0.0%N/A0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/19/2022Wells Fargo & Company MN64,458$0.92M0.0%+22.6%0.176%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/19/2022William Blair Investment Management LLC1,538,855$21.84M0.1%-7.6%4.209%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/17/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.31,645$0.45M0.0%+62.7%0.087%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022California State Teachers Retirement System27,501$0.39M0.0%+4.0%0.075%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC53,165$0.75M0.0%-6.1%0.145%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022State of Tennessee Treasury Department15,641$0.22M0.0%-5.9%0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022MetLife Investment Management LLC1,886$27K0.0%-75.1%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Sei Investments Co.16,900$0.24M0.0%N/A0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Legal & General Group Plc45,748$0.65M0.0%+4.9%0.125%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022MIG Capital LLC738,137$10.47M1.0%-8.8%2.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Millennium Management LLC43,339$0.62M0.0%+258.2%0.119%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Rice Hall James & Associates LLC242,252$3.44M0.1%+46.5%0.663%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Alliancebernstein L.P.18,709$0.27M0.0%-4.3%0.051%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022State Street Corp657,352$9.33M0.0%+7.3%1.798%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Goldman Sachs Group Inc.31,645$0.45M0.0%+62.7%0.087%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Nuveen Asset Management LLC614,971$8.73M0.0%+1.0%1.682%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022King Street Capital Management L.P.6,800$96K0.0%N/A0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Rodgers Brothers Inc.145,475$2.06M0.4%+3.0%0.398%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Barclays PLC75,612$1.07M0.0%+22.1%0.207%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Invesco Ltd.145,598$2.07M0.0%+108.1%0.398%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/11/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC321,900$4.57M0.0%-1.3%0.880%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/11/2022Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.136,217$1.93M0.0%+4.0%0.373%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/11/2022Ensign Peak Advisors Inc28,020$0.40M0.0%-45.5%0.077%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2022Rhumbline Advisers57,514$0.82M0.0%+4.5%0.157%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.454,516$6.45M0.0%+39.7%1.243%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2022Citigroup Inc.14,798$0.21M0.0%+44.6%0.040%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2022Principal Financial Group Inc.129,491$1.84M0.0%-2.6%0.354%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2022BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA27,536$0.39M0.0%+32.8%0.075%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP1,729,352$24.54M0.0%+0.5%4.730%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2022Philadelphia Trust Co.293,166$4.16M0.3%-11.5%0.802%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022Bank of America Corp DE51,952$0.74M0.0%-38.7%0.142%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022Hedges Asset Management LLC36,600$0.52M0.4%N/A0.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System95,679$1.36M0.0%-3.6%0.262%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022First Trust Advisors LP31,433$0.45M0.0%+13.9%0.086%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022Northern Trust Corp302,842$4.30M0.0%-26.4%0.828%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2022Victory Capital Management Inc.22,861$0.32M0.0%+13.5%0.063%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2022SG Americas Securities LLC21,131$0.30M0.0%-9.1%0.058%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2022Landscape Capital Management L.L.C.27,134$0.39M0.1%N/A0.074%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2022Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank7,077$100K0.0%+250.7%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2022Assenagon Asset Management S.A.76,819$1.09M0.0%N/A0.210%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/31/2022Chimera Capital Management LLC18,665$0.27M0.2%N/A0.051%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/31/2022AdvisorShares Investments LLC6,680$95K0.0%-14.6%0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/31/2022Yousif Capital Management LLC17,899$0.25M0.0%N/A0.049%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/28/2022Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC28,922$0.41M0.0%N/A0.079%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/20/2022Nordea Investment Management AB362,883$5.12M0.0%-0.2%0.993%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/14/2021UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.23,101$0.39M0.0%+13.3%0.063%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/18/2021Bank of New York Mellon Corp208,453$3.52M0.0%+1.5%0.570%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA20,733$0.35M0.0%+137.0%0.057%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021Two Sigma Advisers LP10,400$0.18M0.0%-31.1%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021Two Sigma Investments LP52,300$0.88M0.0%-38.9%0.143%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021UBS Group AG5,804$99K0.0%-31.4%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021Millennium Management LLC12,098$0.20M0.0%N/A0.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Royal Bank of Canada2,636$45K0.0%-27.7%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Morgan Stanley116,520$1.97M0.0%+16.2%0.319%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Invesco Ltd.69,953$1.18M0.0%-19.7%0.191%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Clark Capital Management Group Inc.94,144$1.59M0.0%-5.5%0.257%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP1,721,553$29.10M0.0%-0.1%4.709%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/12/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC326,300$5.51M0.0%-22.8%0.892%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/12/2021Hsbc Holdings PLC40,568$0.69M0.0%+177.7%0.111%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
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El Pollo Loco logo
El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, El Pollo Loco, Inc., develops, franchises, licenses, and operates quick-service restaurants under the El Pollo Loco name. As of December 29, 2021, the company operated 480 restaurants comprising 189 company-operated and 291 franchised restaurants located in California, Nevada, Arizona, Texas, Utah, and Louisiana. It also licenses one restaurant in the Philippines. The company was formerly known as Chicken Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. in April 2014. El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $10.17
Low: $10.07
High: $10.34

50 Day Range

MA: $11.02
Low: $10.14
High: $11.72

52 Week Range

Now: $10.17
Low: $10.04
High: $19.25

Volume

199,868 shs

Average Volume

199,651 shs

Market Capitalization

$373.75 million

P/E Ratio

13.56

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.38

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of El Pollo Loco?

El Pollo Loco's top insider investors include:
  1. Laurance Roberts (CFO)
  2. Samuel N Borgese (Director)
  3. Miguel Lozano (COO)
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Who are the major institutional investors of El Pollo Loco?

El Pollo Loco's top institutional investors include:
  1. BlackRock Inc. — 8.94%
  2. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP — 4.91%
  3. Vanguard Group Inc. — 4.69%
  4. William Blair Investment Management LLC — 4.52%
  5. State Street Corp — 1.83%
  6. JPMorgan Chase & Co. — 1.18%
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Which major investors are selling El Pollo Loco stock?

Within the last quarter, LOCO stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Northern Trust Corp
  2. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC
  3. PEAK6 Investments LLC
  4. Philadelphia Trust Co.
  5. JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  6. Assenagon Asset Management S.A.
  7. Simplex Trading LLC
  8. Group One Trading L.P.
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold El Pollo Loco company stock include:
  1. Laurance Roberts (CFO)
  2. Samuel N Borgese (Director)
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Which major investors are buying El Pollo Loco stock?

During the previous quarter, LOCO stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership
  2. William Blair Investment Management LLC
  3. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
  4. New York State Common Retirement Fund
  5. Vanguard Group Inc.
  6. Renaissance Technologies LLC
  7. State Street Corp
  8. Rodgers Brothers Inc.
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