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Morning Trending Tickers: McDonald’s Corporation, (MCD)

Friday February 24th 2017: McDonald’s Corporation, MCD is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Restaurants in the sector of Services. Based in USA, McDonald’s Corporation, MCD  has a market cap of 124.45 B. Since its IPO date on the 01/02/1970, McDonald’s Corporation, MCD performance year to date is 24.87%. Today McDonald’s Corporation, MCD has gained 0.54%, with a current price of 151.99.

Ownership of the company is 0.05% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 69.90%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 64.10%. Return of assets are at 14.80%, with return on investment at 23.40%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, McDonald’s Corporation, MCD is seeing a long-term debt/equity of *TBA. While Total debt/equity is *TBA. With a profit margin of 19.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 42.30%, and operating margin of 32.80%. McDonald’s Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.8, while the quick ratio is 1.8.

For the last year McDonald’s Corporation, MCD has seen a EPS growth of 13.50%. A performance for the year of 24.10%. The 52-week high is -1.24%, and the 52-week low is 37.76%. The average volume for McDonald’s Corporation, MCD is 5443905.

With a target price of 155.08, can McDonald’s Corporation, MCD reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of McDonald’s Corporation, MCD. McDonald’s Corporation has a P/E of 26.81 and a forward P/E of 22.24. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.96. McDonald’s Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 5.1 and *TBA respectively. For P/cash, McDonald’s Corporation has a value of 51.59, while it is 305.85 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 151.99, McDonald’s Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.47%. We see a return on equity of -366.10%.

Looking more long-term McDonald’s Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 9.05%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 6.98% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 13.50% for this year and for the last five years a 0.70% growth has been seen.

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