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McDonald's Corp (NYSE: MCD)

Last Updated: Dec-05-2016 08:25:03

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Today's McDonald's Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the McDonald's stock information you need today, with key data on recent MCD moves. That's what you can get right here.Let's start with the last closing price for MCD stock, which was $118.24. McDonald's shares took a little hit, down 0.19% or $0.23 from the day before.Simply checking out yesterday's MCD numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now...MCD is now trading higher than it was one-year ago, with the stock price up 3.97% since then.

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The McDonald's stock price 52-week high is $131.96. That was hit on 5/10/2016. The MCD stock 52-week low is $110.33, reached on 10/20/2016.Also - MCD trading volume yesterday was 4,444,900. That's higher than McDonald's stock's average daily trading volume of 3,348,723.McDonald's's market cap is 100,901,286,000. That gives McDonald's a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of McDonald's stock is 21.38. That's not as high as the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare MCD to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of MCD is 5.29.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for McDonald's is 0.66.McDonald's stock has a dividend yield of 3.15%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks.Money Morning gives you McDonald's stock news daily. We publish new info on MCD and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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McDonald's Corp (NYSE: MCD) Profile

Prior Close$118.24
Market Cap$102.07 B
PE Ratio21.23
McDonald's Corporation develops operates franchises and services a worldwide system of restaurants that prepare assemble package and sell a limited menu of value-priced foods. The company operates primarily in the quick-service hamburger restaurant business. All restaurants are operated by the company or under the terms of franchise arrangements by franchisees who are independent third parties or by affiliates operating under joint-venture agreements between the company and local business people.
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MCD Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$1.62 (2016-10-21)
2nd Quarter Earnings$1.45 (2016-07-26)
3rd Quarter Earnings$1.23 (2016-04-22)
4th Quarter Earnings$1.31 (2016-01-25)
PE Ratio21.23
EPS Growth14.16%
Recent Earnings$1.62
Annual EPS$5.58
Market Capitalization$102.07 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0028%
Annual Revenue$24.93 B
Number of Shares Outstanding853,360 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %66.58%
Annual Net Income$4.67B
TTM Net Profit Margin$18.74
One Year Return4.89%
Three Year Return27.92%
Five Year Return45.79%
Five Year Revenue Growth5.56%
Five Year Earnings Growth8.5%
Five Year Dividend Growth52.21%
Last Quarter EPS$1.62
Annual EPS$5.58
Annual Dividend$3.76
Annual Dividend Yield3.17%
Change in EPS YTD14.16%
PE Ratio21.23
Recent Earnings$1.62
Dividends per Share$0.94
Stock Split Ratio2-1

MCD Key Stats

Last Price$119.61
Net Change$1.37 (1.16%)
Ask Price$119.78
Open Price$119.61
Previous Close Price$118.24
High Price$119.61
Low Price$119.61
Number of Trades11
Fifty Two Week High$131.96 (2016-05-10)
Fifty Two Week Low$110.33 (2016-10-20)
Average Daily Volume5,651,038
Share Outstanding853,360 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$3.76/yr
Dividend Yield3.17%