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McDonald's - MCD Stock Forecast, Price & News

$271.59
-1.81 (-0.66%)
(As of 12/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$270.00
$272.57
50-Day Range
$230.74
$278.40
52-Week Range
$217.68
$281.67
Volume
2.56 million shs
Average Volume
2.98 million shs
Market Capitalization
$198.92 billion
P/E Ratio
34.21
Dividend Yield
2.22%
Price Target
$287.48

McDonald's MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.81 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.9% Upside
$287.48 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.89% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.39
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.35mentions of McDonald
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$8,700 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.15%
From $9.91 to $10.42 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.22 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

103rd out of 216 stocks

Eating Places Industry

20th out of 43 stocks

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About McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) Stock

McDonald's Corporation operates and franchises McDonald's restaurants in the United States and internationally. Its restaurants offer hamburgers and cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches and nuggets, wraps, fries, salads, oatmeal, shakes, desserts, sundaes, soft serve cones, bakery items, soft drinks, coffee, and beverages and other beverages, as well as breakfast menu, including biscuit and bagel sandwiches, breakfast burritos, hotcakes, and other sandwiches. As of December 31, 2021, the company operated 40,031 restaurants. McDonald's Corporation was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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MCD Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/16 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
9/16/2022
Last Earnings
10/27/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/15 Dividend
11/30/2022
Today
12/05/2022
Dividend Payable
12/15/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/26/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Eating places
Sub-Industry
Restaurants
CUSIP
58013510
Employees
200,000
Year Founded
1955

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$287.48
High Stock Price Forecast
$320.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$250.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+5.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.81
Research Coverage
26 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$7.55 billion
Pretax Margin
32.64%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$23.22 billion
Cash Flow
$11.76 per share
Book Value
($6.16) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
731,106,000
Market Cap
$198.92 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.63

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Christopher J. KempczinskiMr. Christopher J. Kempczinski (Age 53)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $6.03M
  • Mr. Ian Frederick BordenMr. Ian Frederick Borden (Age 53)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $4.03M
  • Ms. Desiree Ralls-Morrison (Age 55)
    Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $1.64M
  • Mr. Kevin M. OzanMr. Kevin M. Ozan (Age 59)
    Sr. Exec. VP of Strategic Initiatives
    Comp: $3.01M
  • Mr. Joseph ErlingerMr. Joseph Erlinger (Age 48)
    Pres of McDonald's USA
    Comp: $2.95M
  • Mr. Brian S. Rice (Age 59)
    Exec. VP & Global Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Mike Flores
    Sr. VP & Investor Relations Officer
  • Ms. Amy Kovalan
    VP & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Michael Gonda
    Sr. VP & Chief Communications Officer
  • Ms. Morgan Flatley
    Global Chief Marketing Officer













MCD Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell McDonald's stock right now?

26 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for McDonald's in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 21 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" MCD shares.
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What is McDonald's' stock price forecast for 2023?

26 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for McDonald's' stock. Their MCD share price forecasts range from $250.00 to $320.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $287.48 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have MCD shares performed in 2022?

McDonald's' stock was trading at $268.07 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MCD shares have increased by 1.3% and is now trading at $271.59.
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Are investors shorting McDonald's?

McDonald's saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,080,000 shares, a drop of 7.6% from the October 15th total of 6,580,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,800,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is McDonald's' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 26th 2023.
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How were McDonald's' earnings last quarter?

McDonald's Co. (NYSE:MCD) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 27th. The fast-food giant reported $2.68 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.57 by $0.11. The fast-food giant had revenue of $5.87 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.70 billion. McDonald's had a net margin of 25.42% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 123.40%. McDonald's's revenue was down 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $2.76 earnings per share.
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How often does McDonald's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McDonald's?

McDonald's announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $1.52 per share on Thursday, December 15th. This represents a $6.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 30th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $1.38.
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Is McDonald's a good dividend stock?

McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) pays an annual dividend of $6.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.22%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 45 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 76.57%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, MCD will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.35% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for MCD.

What is Chris Kempczinski's approval rating as McDonald's' CEO?

2,583 employees have rated McDonald's Chief Executive Officer Chris Kempczinski on Glassdoor.com. Chris Kempczinski has an approval rating of 78% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of McDonald's own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other McDonald's investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Walmart (WMT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is McDonald's' stock symbol?

McDonald's trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MCD."

Who are McDonald's' major shareholders?

McDonald's' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.23%), BlackRock Inc. (6.81%), State Street Corp (4.74%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.07%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.04%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.71%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony Capuano, Catherine A Hoovel, Catherine M Engelbert, Daniel Henry, Enrique Hernandez, Jr, Francesca A Debiase, Ian Frederick Borden, Joseph M Erlinger and Kevin M Ozan.
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How do I buy shares of McDonald's?

Shares of MCD stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is McDonald's' stock price today?

One share of MCD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $271.59.

How much money does McDonald's make?

McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) has a market capitalization of $198.92 billion and generates $23.22 billion in revenue each year. The fast-food giant earns $7.55 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.94 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does McDonald's have?

The company employs 200,000 workers across the globe.

Does McDonald's have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of McDonald's: 3267114 Nova Scotia Company, Apprente, Asia Pacific McD Franchising, Boston Market, Donatos Pizza, HanGook McDonald's Co. Ltd., Limited Liability Company "NRO", MCD Europe Limited, MCD Global Franchising Limited, McD APMEA Singapore Investments Pte. Ltd., McD Asia Pacific LLC, McDonald's Australia Limited, McDonald's Deutschland LLC, McDonald's Development Italy LLC, McDonald's France S.A.S., McDonald's Franchise GmbH, McDonald's Global Markets LLC, McDonald's GmbH, McDonald's Immobilien Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung, McDonald's International Property Company Ltd., McDonald's Limited Liability Company, McDonald's Nederland B.V., McDonald's Polska Sp. z o.o, McDonald's Real Estate Company, McDonald's Real Estate LLP, McDonald's Restaurant Operations Inc., McDonald's Restaurants Limited, McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited, McDonald's Suisse Development Sàrl, McDonald's Suisse Franchise Sàrl, McDonald's Suisse Restaurants Sàrl, McDonald's USA LLC, Moscow-McDonald's, and Restaurantes McDonald's S.A.U..
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How can I contact McDonald's?

McDonald's' mailing address is 110 NORTH CARPENTER STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60607. The official website for the company is corporate.mcdonalds.com. The fast-food giant can be reached via phone at (630) 623-3000 or via fax at 630-623-5004.

This page (NYSE:MCD) was last updated on 12/6/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff