COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) _ El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (LOCO) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $5 million.
The Costa Mesa, California-based company said it had net income of 14 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 12 cents per share.
The Tex-Mex fast food chain posted revenue of $119.9 million in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $116.6 million.
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