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

McDonald's Corporation (MCD): $275.00

1.73 (+0.63%)

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  • MCD scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 97.69% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MCD is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • MCD's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 11.67% of US stocks).

MCD Stock Summary

  • MCD has a higher market value than 99.2% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $196,172,415,233.
  • MCD's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of just 2.31% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, MCD is more volatile than merely 2.17% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MCDONALDS CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be DIS, TMUS, VZ, TM, and LIN.
  • Visit MCD's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MCD Valuation Summary

  • MCD's price/sales ratio is 8.5; this is 347.37% higher than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • MCD's price/sales ratio has moved up 7 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 2022-11-11 8.5 -30.3 33.6 27.7
MCD 2022-11-10 8.7 -30.8 34.2 28.1
MCD 2022-11-09 8.7 -31.0 34.4 28.3
MCD 2022-11-08 8.8 -31.1 34.5 28.3
MCD 2022-11-07 8.7 -30.8 34.2 28.1
MCD 2022-11-04 8.6 -31.7 33.2 27.8

MCD Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -56.58%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 36.17%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 26.2%.
MCD's revenue has moved up $1,520,800,000 over the prior 15 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
2022-09-30 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
2021-06-30 21,744.4 8,789.5 6,896.3

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 $275.00 52-week high $281.67
Prev. close $273.27 52-week low $217.68
Day low $272.86 Volume 1,596,500
Day high $275.32 Avg. volume 2,979,090
50-day MA $256.66 Dividend yield 2.01%
200-day MA $251.01 Market Cap 201.42B

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.

As McRib Waves Goodbye, McDonald's Menu Adds New Burgers

After a month-long "farewell tour," the McRib has finally left McDonald's menus -- the barbecue pork sandwich was a regular item between 1981 and 1985 and has regularly reappeared as an LTO in the last decade. While the Golden Arches pushed an extensive marketing campaign saying that the period between Oct. 31 and Nov. 20 was one's "last chance" to try it, many doubt that the McRib is gone for good. The McRib has come and gone at least a dozen times since 2006 and there is always a flurry of excitement (and sales) around its return.

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

20 Most Profitable Franchises in the World

In this article, we take a look at the 20 most profitable franchises in the world. You can skip this part and see the top 5 entries in this list by clicking 5 Most Profitable Franchises in the World. Franchises are all around us. From your early morning coffee to late-night fast food indulgences, most […]

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

Want Growing Dividend Income? Buy This Future Dividend King.

With a global recession potentially around the corner, now is a wise time for investors to recession-proof their portfolios. The fast-food restaurant chain McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) is a safe pick for dividend growth investors. Let's take a look at the company's fundamentals to understand why it could soon become a Dividend King.

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

7 Sin Stocks That Can Weather a Recessionary Storm

While boring might be best during a possible economic downturn, these sin stocks provide a tempting alternative to your portfolio.

Josh Enomoto on InvestorPlace | November 21, 2022

British band The Farm blocks McDonald’s from using hit song in Qatar World Cup ad

The Qatar World Cup is mired in controversy over the country's treatment of migrant workers and LGBTQ+ rights in the Gulf nation.

Yahoo | November 21, 2022

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MCD Price Returns

1-mo 0.17%
3-mo 8.15%
6-mo 10.24%
1-year 12.45%
3-year 50.28%
5-year 80.71%
YTD 4.30%
2021 27.79%
2020 11.30%
2019 13.97%
2018 5.78%
2017 45.05%

MCD Dividends

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Continue Researching MCD

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