A person wearing a protective mask and gloves exits a Chipotle restaurant in San Francisco, California, April 19, 2021.
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Chipotle Mexican Grill is hanging on to recent gains in digital sales as its online orders overtook those made inside its restaurants for the first time.
First-quarter earnings released Wednesday topped Wall Street’s earnings estimates. Next quarter, Chipotle will face off against last year’s weakest quarter. That means same-store sales growth is expected to surge as much as 30%.
Shares of the company were up less than 1% in extended trading.
Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a…