McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $127.2. The stock traded with the volume of 5.7 Million in the last trading session. McDonald’s Corporation opened at $120.22 and closed by showing a decrease of -1.17%. The Bid price in the last session was $119.30 x 300 and the Ask price was $119.47 x 500. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
McDonald’s Corporation has the Market Capitalization of 99.05 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $131.96 and 52-Week Low of $110.33 and it touched its 52-week high on May 10, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Oct 20, 2016.
McDonald’s Corporation reported its last Earnings on Oct 21 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $1.62/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $1.48/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.14/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 9.5%. The company will report its next earnings on 23-Jan-17.
25 number of analysts also provided their insight on McDonald’s Corporation, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $127.2. They also projected Low Price Target as $110 while High Price Target is set at $140.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 5 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 9 reported it as Buy.16 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
McDonald’s Corporation annual Divided is 3.76 while it’s Dividend Yield is 3.15%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 22.29 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 19.27. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 3.97 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 43.7 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 55.58.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 13.7 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 188.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 16.4%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 2.9% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 4.36 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.81 percent.
A look at performance overview of McDonald’s Corporation depicts that Performance (Week) is 0.42 percent while Performance Month is 6.78%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 3.92% and Half Year Performance value stands at -0.03%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 7.42 percent. McDonald’s Corporation has its YTD performance of 4.07 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 14 Nov 2016 where President Hsieh Jackson did a transaction type “Buy” in which 9500 shares were traded at a price of $10.62. Another insider trade includes Chief Financial Officer Joseph (Phillip D JR) who also initiated a transaction in which 2516 shares were traded on 9 Nov 2016 as “Buy”. On 30 Sep 2016 Officer Greenstreet (Michelle M) traded 1177 shares as “Sell” at $13.33. Chief Executive Officer Nolan (Thomas H Jr) Sell 15000 shares on 31 Aug 2016 at the price of $13.23.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Robert W. Baird on 30-Aug-16 who Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Outperform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 15-Aug-16, Argus took an action “Downgrade” from Buy to Hold. On 22-Jun-16, the stock was Downgrade to Neutral by Nomura.