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Also traded in: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Peru, Romania, Switzerland, UK

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.05
MCD's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
88% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. MCD: 0.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
MCD' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.16 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.05
0.03
0.42
Equity-to-Asset -0.07
MCD's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
93% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. MCD: -0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
MCD' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.07  Med: 0.46 Max: 0.53
Current: -0.07
-0.07
0.53
Interest Coverage 8.75
MCD's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
68% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 22.73 vs. MCD: 8.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MCD' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.75  Med: 14.13 Max: 17.31
Current: 8.75
8.75
17.31
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 5.67
Beneish M-Score: -2.64
WACC vs ROIC
6.84%
22.74%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 31.45
MCD's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
94% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.02 vs. MCD: 31.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
MCD' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.02  Med: 30.56 Max: 31.58
Current: 31.45
17.02
31.58
Net Margin % 18.93
MCD's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
94% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. MCD: 18.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
MCD' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.51  Med: 19.43 Max: 20.55
Current: 18.93
10.51
20.55
ROE % 300.18
MCD's ROE % is ranked higher than
100% of the 254 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.27 vs. MCD: 300.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
MCD' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.58  Med: 35.1 Max: 300.18
Current: 300.18
15.58
300.18
ROA % 13.84
MCD's ROA % is ranked higher than
93% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.87 vs. MCD: 13.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
MCD' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.21  Med: 15.21 Max: 16.94
Current: 13.84
8.21
16.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 34.03
MCD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
72% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 16.98 vs. MCD: 34.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
MCD' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.64  Med: 33.75 Max: 37.89
Current: 34.03
19.64
37.89
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 0.80
MCD's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
68% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. MCD: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
MCD' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 8 Max: 11
Current: 0.8
-0.1
11
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 1.60
MCD's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. MCD: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
MCD' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.2  Med: 8.1 Max: 23.5
Current: 1.6
-7.2
23.5
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -0.70
MCD's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
63% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. MCD: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
MCD' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.9  Med: 8.3 Max: 37.9
Current: -0.7
-17.9
37.9
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

MCD Guru Trades in Q1 2016

PRIMECAP Management 212,700 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 125,826 sh (New)
Jim Simons 609,500 sh (New)
Stanley Druckenmiller 158,200 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 19,580 sh (New)
Spiros Segalas 2,621,198 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 63,332 sh (+1602.47%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (+300.00%)
Caxton Associates 45,000 sh (+125.00%)
Pioneer Investments 67,839 sh (+81.57%)
First Pacific Advisors 20,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 33,200 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 32,100 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 50,000 sh (unchged)
Mason Hawkins Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Tom Russo 3,640 sh (-0.14%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 146,004 sh (-2.48%)
Mairs and Power 16,972 sh (-2.62%)
Murray Stahl 3,922 sh (-4.94%)
Dodge & Cox 25,506 sh (-6.89%)
Ken Fisher 9,670 sh (-10.34%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,191,175 sh (-19.61%)
Jeff Auxier 16,145 sh (-23.68%)
Ruane Cunniff 68,246 sh (-44.96%)
Steven Cohen 49,100 sh (-93.80%)
John Burbank 17,429 sh (-96.56%)
RS Investment Management 7,856 sh (-96.66%)
First Eagle Investment 17,842 sh (-99.38%)
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Q2 2016

MCD Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Louis Moore Bacon 4,642 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,000 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 26,330 sh (+34.47%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,452,731 sh (+21.96%)
First Eagle Investment 17,929 sh (+0.49%)
Spiros Segalas 3,035,181 sh (+15.79%)
Jeff Auxier 16,145 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 212,700 sh (unchged)
Tom Russo 3,640 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 16,972 sh (unchged)
Kyle Bass 750,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 11,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,100 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 3,922 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Dodge & Cox 24,656 sh (-3.33%)
Caxton Associates 40,000 sh (-11.11%)
Ray Dalio 106,987 sh (-14.97%)
Jim Simons 481,800 sh (-20.95%)
John Hussman 75,000 sh (-25.00%)
Ken Fisher 7,220 sh (-25.34%)
Pioneer Investments 38,194 sh (-43.70%)
RS Investment Management 4,024 sh (-48.78%)
Joel Greenblatt 30,536 sh (-51.78%)
Ruane Cunniff 14,452 sh (-78.82%)
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Q3 2016

MCD Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Chuck Royce 18,800 sh (New)
John Burbank 2,797 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 586,500 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 186,703 sh (+511.42%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,554,126 sh (+6.98%)
Ken Fisher 7,704 sh (+6.70%)
Mairs and Power 17,690 sh (+4.23%)
Ray Dalio 109,287 sh (+2.15%)
Dodge & Cox 24,656 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Lee Ainslie 26,270 sh (-0.23%)
Tom Russo 3,630 sh (-0.27%)
Ruane Cunniff 13,885 sh (-3.92%)
Pioneer Investments 36,693 sh (-3.93%)
Jeff Auxier 15,495 sh (-4.03%)
Murray Stahl 3,757 sh (-4.21%)
Louis Moore Bacon 4,166 sh (-10.25%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (-95.30%)
Jim Simons 9,500 sh (-98.03%)
Spiros Segalas 2,436,045 sh (-19.74%)
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Q4 2016

MCD Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 30,797 sh (New)
Jim Simons 102,600 sh (+980.00%)
Chuck Royce 21,500 sh (+14.36%)
Jeff Auxier 15,580 sh (+0.55%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (unchged)
Tom Russo 3,630 sh (unchged)
Lee Ainslie 26,270 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 3,757 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 24,656 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Spiros Segalas Sold Out
Ken Fisher 7,633 sh (-0.92%)
Pioneer Investments 35,592 sh (-3.00%)
Ruane Cunniff 12,845 sh (-7.49%)
Mairs and Power 16,052 sh (-9.26%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,361,701 sh (-12.38%)
Joel Greenblatt 156,838 sh (-16.00%)
Steven Cohen 300,200 sh (-48.82%)
Ray Dalio 23,030 sh (-78.93%)
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Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants    NAICS: 722513    SIC: 5812
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Traded in other countries:MCD.Argentina, MCDC34.Brazil, MCD.Chile, MDO.Germany, MCD.Mexico, MCD.Peru, MCD.Romania, MCD.Switzerland, 0R16.UK,
McDonald's Corp franchises and operates McDonald's restaurants in the food service industry. Its geographic segments include the United States, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa.

McDonald's generates revenue through company-owned restaurants, franchise royalties, and licensing pacts. Restaurants offer a uniform value-priced menu with some regional variations. As of December 2016, there were 36,900 locations in 120 countries: 31,200 franchisee/affiliate units and 5,700 company units. In 2015, Easterbrook introduced a four-pillar approach to systemwide operational improvements emphasizing organizational accountability, customer centricity, progress over perfection, and process simplification.

Guru Investment Theses on McDonald's Corp

Southeastern Asset Management Comments on McDonald’s - Apr 14, 2016

As discussed in our year-end report, we sold our small remaining position in global quick service restaurant operator McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) as 2016 began. During the year plus that we owned the stock, it gained almost 30% and was among the strongest contributors to performance. We appreciate the board’s and management’s solid execution.



From Southeastern Asset Management's Q1 2016 shareholder letter.



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Longleaf Partners Comments on McDonald’s - Jan 22, 2016

During the quarter, we began exiting our successful investment in global quick service restaurant operator McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) and completed the sale in the first week of 2016. The stock was a strong contributor for the year, up 31%, and the last three months, up 21%. When we initially purchased the company in late 2014, we believed management could overcome short-term obstacles and turn around same-store sales in certain struggling markets. Additionally, we saw optionality in the value of the company’s real estate assets. Over the course of our investment, McDonald’s hired a new CEO, Steve Easterbrook, a move welcomed by investors. His plan to revive the business both operationally and structurally helped drive the stock price. Although management and the board decided not to monetize the real estate assets, the stock price reached our appraised value in an unexpectedly short period. Over the year plus that we owned the stock, it gained 34% and was among the strongest contributors to performance. We appreciate the board’s and management’s solid execution. We hope that Mr. Market gives us an opportunity to partner with them in the future.



From Longleaf Partners Fund 4th quarter commentary.



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Southeastern Asset Management Comments on McDonald’s - Oct 22, 2015

Another top contributor in the Fund, McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) stock gained 5% in the quarter, demonstrating the resiliency we saw in 2008 when it was one of two stocks with a positive return in the Dow Jones. Since taking the helm of the company, CEO Steve Easterbrook has announced initial plans to reshape and turn around the business. Comparable store sales are showing broad signs of improvement in key international markets such as Germany and China. On the capital allocation front, the company continued to repurchase shares at a strong pace (7% annualized) and indicated that pace should continue. The company is also undergoing a review of its capital structure and working to re-franchise stores at attractive values.

From Mason Hawkins (Trades, Portfolio)' Longleaf Partners third quarter 2015 shareholder commentary.

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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 23.91
MCD's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 24.97 vs. MCD: 23.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
MCD' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.4  Med: 17.52 Max: 31.05
Current: 23.91
13.4
31.05
Forward PE Ratio 20.88
MCD's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 20.24 vs. MCD: 20.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 23.91
MCD's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
52% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 24.13 vs. MCD: 23.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
MCD' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.4  Med: 17.93 Max: 39.88
Current: 23.91
13.4
39.88
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 29.15
MCD's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
62% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 24.04 vs. MCD: 29.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
MCD' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.14  Med: 19.04 Max: 36.1
Current: 29.15
13.14
36.1
PS Ratio 4.56
MCD's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. MCD: 4.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
MCD' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.12  Med: 3.38 Max: 4.81
Current: 4.56
2.12
4.81
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 26.64
MCD's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 24.40 vs. MCD: 26.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
MCD' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.88  Med: 21.53 Max: 26.84
Current: 26.64
15.88
26.84
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 18.59
MCD's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
77% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 10.77 vs. MCD: 18.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
MCD' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.07  Med: 13.39 Max: 18.6
Current: 18.59
10.07
18.6
EV-to-EBIT 16.86
MCD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 244 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 17.03 vs. MCD: 16.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MCD' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10  Med: 12.6 Max: 20.4
Current: 16.86
10
20.4
EV-to-EBITDA 14.10
MCD's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 12.13 vs. MCD: 14.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MCD' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.5  Med: 10.6 Max: 15.7
Current: 14.1
8.5
15.7
PEG Ratio 21.73
MCD's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. MCD: 21.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
MCD' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.58 Max: 325.86
Current: 21.73
0.87
325.86
Shiller PE Ratio 26.72
MCD's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 29.69 vs. MCD: 26.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
MCD' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.97  Med: 27.05 Max: 34.92
Current: 26.72
20.97
34.92
Current Ratio 1.40
MCD's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. MCD: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MCD' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.2 Max: 3.27
Current: 1.4
0.38
3.27
Quick Ratio 1.38
MCD's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. MCD: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MCD' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.17 Max: 3.23
Current: 1.38
0.36
3.23
Days Inventory 2.18
MCD's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
93% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 11.62 vs. MCD: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MCD' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.01  Med: 2.6 Max: 2.92
Current: 2.18
2.01
2.92
Days Sales Outstanding 21.85
MCD's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
76% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9.72 vs. MCD: 21.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MCD' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.45  Med: 17.51 Max: 21.85
Current: 21.85
14.45
21.85
Days Payable 19.14
MCD's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 37.00 vs. MCD: 19.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MCD' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.21  Med: 19.79 Max: 24.88
Current: 19.14
15.21
24.88

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.83
MCD's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
77% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. MCD: 2.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
MCD' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 3.03 Max: 4.95
Current: 2.83
1.59
4.95
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.66
MCD's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. MCD: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
MCD' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.55 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.66
0.43
0.78
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 5.00
MCD's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
63% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. MCD: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
MCD' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 14.6 Max: 41.8
Current: 5
5
41.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.91
MCD's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
75% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. MCD: 2.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.96
MCD's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
81% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. MCD: 3.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
MCD' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.23  Med: 4.25 Max: 6.94
Current: 3.96
2.23
6.94
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 6.20
MCD's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. MCD: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MCD' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 2.1 Max: 6.2
Current: 6.2
0.1
6.2

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.93
MCD's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. MCD: 2.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
MCD' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 1.61 Max: 4.42
Current: 2.93
1.3
4.42
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.35
MCD's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. MCD: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
MCD' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.94 Max: 1.35
Current: 1.35
0.4
1.35
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.93
MCD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
60% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.16 vs. MCD: 5.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
MCD' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 7.9 Max: 10
Current: 5.93
4.9
10
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 3.55
MCD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
56% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. MCD: 3.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
MCD' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 16.5 Max: 22.6
Current: 3.55
3.5
22.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $24,622
EPS (TTM) $ 5.41
Beta0.73
Short Percentage of Float0.88%
52-Week Range $110.33 - 131.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)818.99

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 21,768 19,245 19,181
EPS ($) 6.17 6.66 7.09
EPS without NRI ($) 6.17 6.66 7.09
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
9.46%
Dividends per Share ($) 3.80 4.04 4.27
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