The latest upbeat news sent McDonald's stock jumping as much as 5% to a fresh record high. The fast food giant's stock is red hot, soaring 30% so far this year. That makes it the third-best Dow stock for 2017 behind only Boeing (BA) and …
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) is a global restaurant operator and franchisor with a market capitalization of $111.4 billion. At the close of 2015, the company reported 35,525 McDonald's restaurants operating in 119 countries. Roughly …
(Sorry. But I miss that purple blob!) Sure, McDonald's stock did go up last year. But that's not saying much. Just about everything went up. Shareholders have reason to be a little miffed since McDonald's lagged the S&P 500. But even …
The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Amgen (AMGN), Comcast (CMCSA) and McDonald's (MCD). These …
Data source: McDonald's investor relations. As you can see, McDonald's has a long history of doing stock splits. Yet those moves abruptly came to a halt in 1999. One thing to notice about McDonald's is that it has gone through phases …
Another negative has been the notion that consumers are changing. Young eaters prefer to eat healthier food. And McDonald’s hasn’t exactly been able to convince consumers to come and think of McDonald’s as a destination for …
McDonald’s released the earnings results from its fourth fiscal quarter before opening bell this morning, posting earnings of $1.22 per share on $6.57 billion for the quarter, a 7% year over year decline. Analysts had been expecting earnings per …
The ultimate professional insult to a CEO is to be fired and then watch your former company’s stock jump 3.5% on the announcement. That was the story for Don Thompson, who was dumped by McDonald ... bucks higher than …
Several news stories in the media recently discussed the performance of the “VIP” stock list compiled by Goldman Sachs, which includes the 50 most-owned stocks among hedge funds. Although this “VIP” list has underperformed broader …
This post is part of the On the Margin blog. McDonald’s Corp. stock has been on an amazing winning streak over the past year, rising nearly 40 percent as investors cheered improving sales and the company’s plans to remain on top of the …