McDonald's Corporation (MCD) : Retirement Systems Of Alabama reduced its stake in McDonald's Corporation by 1.58% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 717,041 shares of McDonald's Corporation which is valued at $85,672,059 after selling 11,536 shares in McDonald's Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016.McDonald's Corporation makes up approximately 0.48% of Retirement Systems Of Alabama’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Candriam Luxembourg S.c.a. reduced its stake in MCD by selling 52,100 shares or 45.32% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 62,867 shares of MCD which is valued at $7,511,349. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 0.19% of Candriam Luxembourg S.c.a.’s portfolio.Eagle Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in MCD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 25,022 additional shares and now holds a total of 611,449 shares of McDonald's Corporation which is valued at $77,079,261. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 0.51% of Eagle Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Mechanics Bank Trust Department boosted its stake in MCD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,115 additional shares and now holds a total of 49,754 shares of McDonald's Corporation which is valued at $6,271,989. McDonald's Corporation makes up approx 2.25% of Mechanics Bank Trust Department’s portfolio. Gw&k Investment Management sold out all of its stake in MCD during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 63,980 shares of MCD which is valued $7,858,024.
McDonald's Corporation closed down -1.77 points or -1.48% at $117.65 with 74,60,860 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $119.14, the shares hit an intraday low of $117.43 and an intraday high of $119.66 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday 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.
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.