McDonald's Corporation (MCD): Price and Financial Metrics

McDonald's Corporation (MCD): $270.16

2.96 (+1.11%)

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  • Quality is the dimension where MCD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.13% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MCD is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 178 days.
  • MCD's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 13.21% of US stocks).

MCD Stock Summary

  • MCD has a higher market value than 99.23% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $195,455,985,307.
  • MCD's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of just 2.35% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of MCDONALDS CORP's share price is greater than that of just 1.72% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MCD, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are VZ, BAC, DIS, TMUS, and MS.
  • MCD's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit MCDONALDS CORP's official web site, go to

MCD Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, MCD's price/sales ratio is 372.22% higher, now standing at 8.5.
  • MCD's price/earnings ratio has moved up 12.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MCD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MCD 2023-03-16 8.5 -33.0 32.0 27.0
MCD 2023-03-15 8.4 -32.5 31.5 26.7
MCD 2023-03-14 8.4 -32.4 31.5 26.6
MCD 2023-03-13 8.3 -32.1 31.2 26.4
MCD 2023-03-10 8.3 -31.9 31.0 26.3
MCD 2023-03-09 8.3 -31.9 31.0 26.3

MCD Growth Metrics

    The year over year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -22.65%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 37.82%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 21.01%.
MCD's revenue has moved up $2,347,300,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows MCD's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 23,182.6 7,386.7 6,177.4
2022-09-30 23,265.2 7,851.8 5,912.8
2022-06-30 23,594.4 8,035.7 6,081.1
2022-03-31 23,763.9 9,150.8 7,112.4
2021-12-31 23,222.9 9,141.5 7,545.2
2021-09-30 22,527.6 8,467.8 7,283.6

MCD's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MCD has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 95.28% of graded US stocks.
  • MCD's asset turnover comes in at 0.432 -- ranking 49th of 79 Restaraunts Hotels Motels stocks.
  • CAKE, BLMN, and PBPB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MCD.

The table below shows MCD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.432 0.549 0.111
2021-06-30 0.422 0.545 0.106
2021-03-31 0.384 0.527 0.088
2020-12-31 0.377 0.522 0.082
2020-09-30 0.387 0.521 0.084
2020-06-30 0.397 0.517 0.085

MCD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MCD, see our MCD price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $265.56 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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MCD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $270.16 52-week high $281.67
Prev. close $267.20 52-week low $228.34
Day low $267.84 Volume 1,117,632
Day high $271.38 Avg. volume 2,785,127
50-day MA $267.11 Dividend yield 2.25%
200-day MA $259.95 Market Cap 197.62B

McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Company Bio

McDonald's Corporation operates and franchises McDonald's hamburger-focused restaurants in the United States, Europe, the Asia/Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Canada, and Latin America. The company was founded in 1940 and is based in Oak Brook, Illinois.

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Latest MCD News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MCDONALDS CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MCD as an investment opportunity.

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Today, McDonald's USA President Joe Erlinger sent the following message to the McDonald's US System announcing new Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer, Tabassum Zalotrawala.

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MCD Price Returns

1-mo 0.64%
3-mo 1.67%
6-mo 8.83%
1-year 15.63%
3-year 94.93%
5-year 91.55%
YTD 3.11%
2022 0.51%
2021 27.79%
2020 11.30%
2019 13.97%
2018 5.78%

MCD Dividends

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Continue Researching MCD

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