McDonald's Corporation (MCD) : Chartist Inc Ca has sold out all of its stake in McDonald's Corporation during the most recent quarter, according to the disclosure filed by the company on Aug 2, 2016 with the SEC. The investment management company has sold out 2,433 shares of McDonald's Corporation which is valued at $285,926.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Royal London Asset Management Ltd reduced its stake in MCD by selling 32,477 shares or 9.85% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 297,095 shares of MCD which is valued at $34,914,604. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 0.55% of Royal London Asset Management Ltd’s portfolio.North Star Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in MCD by selling 50 shares or 2.23% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,190 shares of MCD which is valued at $257,654. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of North Star Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Investment House reduced its stake in MCD by selling 268 shares or 1.67% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 15,760 shares of MCD which is valued at $1,883,005. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 0.29% of Investment House’s portfolio. Merriman Wealth Management sold out all of its stake in MCD during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 1,908 shares of MCD which is valued $231,459.
McDonald's Corporation closed down -0.92 points or -0.77% at $118.29 with 35,89,327 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $119.17, the shares hit an intraday low of $118.195 and an intraday high of $119.37 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, McDonald's Corporation reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.39. The company had revenue of $6265.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6265.41 million. The company’s revenue was down -3.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.26 EPS.
Investors should note that on Jul 28, 2016, McDonald's Corporation announced a cash dividend of $0.8900. The company’s management has announced Aug 30, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 1, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 16, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on McDonald's Corporation. Shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Jul 27, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 135 from a previous price target of $140 .McDonald's Corporation was Downgraded by Nomura to ” Neutral” on Jun 22, 2016.
McDonalds Corporation operates and franchises McDonalds restaurants. McDonalds global system comprises both Company-owned and franchised restaurants. The Company manages its business as distinct geographic segments: the United States (U.S.); Europe and Asia/Pacific Middle East and Africa (APMEA). The Companys operations in Canada and Latin America as well as its Corporate activities are reported under Other Countries & Corporate. The Companys restaurants offer a substantially uniform menu including hamburgers and cheeseburgers Big Mac Quarter Pounder with Cheese Filet-O-Fish several chicken sandwiches Chicken McNuggets wraps French fries salads oatmeal shakes McFlurry desserts sundaes soft serve cones pies soft drinks coffee McCafe beverages and other beverages. McDonalds franchised restaurants are owned and operated under one of the following structures: conventional franchise developmental license or affiliate.