Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG)’s Financial Results Comparing With Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC)

Since Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE:CMG) and Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC) are part of the Restaurants industry, they are influenced by compare. The influences particularly affect the profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation of both companies.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. 4.86B 4.06 176.55M 6.08 101.72
Performance Food Group Company 18.10B 0.23 169.40M 1.15 33.60

In table 1 we can see Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. and Performance Food Group Company’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Performance Food Group Company has lower earnings, but higher revenue than Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. The business with the higher price-to-earnings out of the two companies is considered for more expensive of the two firms presently. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than Performance Food Group Company, indicating that it is presently more expensive of the two stocks.


Table 2 provides the net margins, return on assets and return on equity of the two firms.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. 3.63% 12.5% 8.1%
Performance Food Group Company 0.94% 14.8% 4.2%

Risk and Volatility

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s current beta is 0.65 and it happens to be 35.00% less volatile than S&P 500. Performance Food Group Company has a 0.71 beta and it is 29.00% less volatile than S&P 500.


1.8 and 1.8 are the respective Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Its rival Performance Food Group Company’s Current and Quick Ratios are 1.6 and 0.8 respectively. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has a better chance of clearing its pay short and long-term debts than Performance Food Group Company.

Analyst Recommendations

In next table is given Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. and Performance Food Group Company’s ratings and recommendations.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. 2 8 8 2.44
Performance Food Group Company 0 0 0 0.00

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s downside potential is -20.56% at a $565.94 consensus target price.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

The shares of both Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. and Performance Food Group Company are owned by institutional investors at 99% and 99.5% respectively. Insiders held roughly 0.1% of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s shares. Comparatively, insiders own roughly 2.4% of Performance Food Group Company’s shares.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. 3.72% 16.85% 26.16% 26.9% 97.55% 43.32%
Performance Food Group Company 0.73% 12.7% 8.79% 16.31% 24.19% 19.31%

For the past year Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s stock price has bigger growth than Performance Food Group Company.


On 12 of the 14 factors Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. beats Performance Food Group Company.

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and operates Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated 2,198 Chipotle restaurants throughout the United States, as well as 29 international Chipotle restaurants; and 23 restaurants with non-Chipotle concepts. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Denver, Colorado.

Performance Food Group Company, through its subsidiaries, markets and distributes food and food-related products in the United States. It operates in three operating segments: Performance Foodservice, PFG Customized, and Vistar. The company offers a range of frozen foods, such as meats, fully prepared appetizers and entrees, fruits, vegetables, and desserts; canned and dry foods; fresh meats; dairy products; beverage products; imported specialties; fresh produce; and candy, snack, and other products, as well as seafood products, shortenings and oils, baked goods, and salad dressings. It also supplies various non-food items, such as paper products, including pizza boxes, disposable napkins, plates, and cups; tableware comprising chinaware and silverware; cookware consisting of pots, pans, and utensils; restaurant and kitchen equipment and supplies; and cleaning supplies. In addition, the company provides value-added services related to foodservice distribution, such as providing customers with electronic order-taking, payment, and other Internet based services; and various reports and other data, menu planning advice, food safety training, and assistance in inventory control, as well as access to various third-party services designed to add value to its customersÂ’ businesses. It serves street and chain restaurants, schools, business and industry locations, hospitals, vending distributors, office coffee service distributors, big box retailers, and theaters, as well as franchises and other institutional customers. Performance Food Group Company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.