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McDonald's Stock Forecast, Price & News

+6.08 (+2.46%)
(As of 07/1/2022 04:06 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
136,385 shs
Average Volume
3.16 million shs
Market Capitalization
$187.08 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

McDonald's MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.82 Rating Score
11.0% Upside
$280.68 Price Target
Short Interest
0.93% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.14mentions of McDonald
Based on 24 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.47 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $9.81 to $10.72 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.65 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

38th out of 284 stocks

Eating Places Industry

14th out of 55 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.

MCD Stock News Headlines

McDonald's to pay France $1.3 billion in tax fraud case
McDonald’s France and related companies have agreed to pay $1.3 billion to the French state to settle a case in which the fast-food giant was accused of vast tax evasion
Russian-owned successor of McDonald's opens in Moscow
Three months after McDonald’s suspended operations in Russia, its famous former outlet on Moscow’s Pushkin Square as the restaurant reopened under a Russian owner and a new name
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McDonald's successor opens in Moscow
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Eating places
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/20 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
28 Analysts


Net Income
$7.55 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$23.22 billion
Cash Flow
$11.83 per share
Book Value
($6.16) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$187.08 billion

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McDonald's Frequently Asked Questions

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

28 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 23 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" McDonald's stock.
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What is McDonald's' stock price forecast for 2022?

28 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for McDonald's' stock. Their MCD stock forecasts range from $250.00 to $314.00. On average, they predict McDonald's' share price to reach $280.68 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.0% from the stock's current price.
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How has McDonald's' stock performed in 2022?

McDonald's' stock was trading at $268.07 at the start of the year. Since then, MCD stock has decreased by 5.6% and is now trading at $252.96.
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When is McDonald's' next earnings date?

McDonald's is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 26th 2022.
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How can I listen to McDonald's' earnings call?

McDonald's will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, July 26th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were McDonald's' earnings last quarter?

McDonald's Co. (NYSE:MCD) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 28th. The fast-food giant reported $2.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.18 by $0.10. The fast-food giant had revenue of $5.67 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.57 billion. McDonald's had a net margin of 29.93% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 131.20%. McDonald's's revenue for the quarter was up 10.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.92 earnings per share.
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How often does McDonald's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McDonald's?

McDonald's declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 26th. Investors of record on Monday, June 6th will be given a dividend of $1.38 per share on Monday, June 20th. This represents a $5.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 3rd.
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Is McDonald's a good dividend stock?

McDonald's(NYSE:MCD) pays an annual dividend of $5.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.18%. McDonald's has been increasing its dividend for 46 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of McDonald's is 58.29%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, McDonald's will have a dividend payout ratio of 51.49% next year. This indicates that McDonald's will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are McDonald's' key executives?

McDonald's' management team includes the following people:

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

2,583 employees have rated McDonald's CEO Chris Kempczinski on Glassdoor.com. Chris Kempczinski has an approval rating of 78% among McDonald'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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Park National Corp OH (0.01%), Chemung Canal Trust Co. (0.01%), First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.00%), Insight Wealth Strategies LLC (0.00%), Stonebridge Capital Management Inc. (0.00%) and Silverleafe Capital Partners LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own McDonald's stock include Catherine A Hoovel, Catherine M Engelbert, Christopher J Kempczinski, Daniel Henry, Enrique Hernandez Jr, Francesca A Debiase, Ian Frederick Borden, John J Mulligan, John W Rogers Jr, Joseph M Erlinger, Kevin M Ozan and Silvia Lagnado.
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Which institutional investors are selling McDonald's stock?

MCD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, First Financial Bank Trust Division, Stonebridge Capital Management Inc., and Chemung Canal Trust Co.. Company insiders that have sold McDonald's company stock in the last two years include Catherine A Hoovel, Francesca A Debiase, Ian Frederick Borden, Joseph M Erlinger, and Kevin M Ozan.
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Which institutional investors are buying McDonald's stock?

MCD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Silverleafe Capital Partners LLC, and Insight Wealth Strategies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of McDonald's?

Shares of MCD 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 $252.96.

How much money does McDonald's make?

McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) has a market capitalization of $187.08 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 $9.47 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does McDonald's have?

McDonald's 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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When was McDonald's founded?

McDonald's was founded in 1955.

How can I contact McDonald's?

McDonald's' mailing address is 110 NORTH CARPENTER STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60607. The official website for McDonald's 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 7/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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