SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Hartung Jack

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1401 WYNKOOP STREET, SUITE 500

(Street)
DENVER CO 80202

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL INC [ CMG ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/21/2012
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 03/21/2012 M (1) 9,800 A $53.36 29,582 D
Common Stock 03/21/2012 D (1) 1,257 D $416.11 28,325 D
Common Stock 03/22/2012 S (1) 6,062 D $414.13 (2) 22,263 D
Common Stock 03/22/2012 S (1) 1,481 D $414.9 (3) 20,782 D
Common Stock 03/22/2012 S (1) 1,000 D $415.82 (4) 19,782 D
Common Sotck 148 I By minor children
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
2009 Stock Appreciation Rights $53.36 03/21/2012 M (1) 9,800 02/17/2012 02/17/2016 Common Stock 9,800 $0 0 D
2010 Stock Appreciation Rights $103.79 02/16/2012 (5) 02/16/2017 Common Stock 50,000 50,000 D
2011 Stock Appreciation Rights $268.73 02/11/2013 (6) 02/11/2018 Common Stock 25,000 25,000 D
2012 Stock Appreciation Rights $371.63 02/06/2014 (7) 02/06/2019 Common Stock 25,000 25,000 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. These stock appreciation rights exercises and sales were executed under the terms of a Sales Plan intended to comply with Rule 10b5-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
2. Reflects a weighted-average price. Actual sale prices ranged from $413.53 to $414.52 per share. The filing person undertakes to furnish to the issuer, any requesting shareholder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission complete information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.
3. Reflects a weighted-average price. Actual sale prices ranged from $414.57 to $415.47 per share. The filing person undertakes to furnish to the issuer, any requesting shareholder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission complete information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.
4. Reflects a weighted-average price. Actual sale prices ranged from $415.65 to $415.91 per share. The filing person undertakes to furnish to the issuer, any requesting shareholder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission complete information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.
5. 25,000 of the 2010 Stock Appreciation Rights vest on 2/16/2013.
6. 12,500 of the 2011 Stock Appreciation Rights vest on 2/11/2014.
7. 12,500 of the 2012 Stock Appreciation Rights vest on 2/6/2015.
/s/ Michael McGawn, as attorney-in-fact 03/22/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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