McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has analysts on the Bullish side this week.

July 18, 2017 - By Louis Casey

 McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has analysts on the Bullish side this week.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.03, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 52 investors sold McDonald’s Corporation shares while 574 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 441 raised stakes. 538.67 million shares or 0.04% more from 538.45 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Texas Yale Cap holds 0.16% or 14,265 shares. Com Bank reported 0.54% of its portfolio in McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Marble Harbor Inv Counsel Lc accumulated 35,225 shares or 0.99% of the stock. Pettee Invsts, Connecticut-based fund reported 8,825 shares. Citigroup reported 936,843 shares. Cornerstone Hldgs Ltd has 0.25% invested in McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 270,825 shares. Union Retail Bank Corp has 15,495 shares for 0.7% of their portfolio. The North Carolina-based Mcmillion Capital Mngmt has invested 0.6% in McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Colorado-based Advsr Asset Mgmt Inc has invested 0.28% in McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Hgk Asset Mngmt Inc stated it has 9,700 shares or 0.16% of all its holdings. 19,428 are held by Tru Co Of Virginia Va. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System owns 1.27M shares for 0.47% of their portfolio. Bb&T Corp reported 0.88% in McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Carlson Limited Partnership holds 175,485 shares. North Amer Mngmt reported 47,120 shares.

Since March 3, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 1 sale for $1,779 activity. Mulligan John J bought $206,307 worth of stock. Hoovel Catherine A. had sold 1,600 shares worth $204,528.

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Ratings Coverage

Among 28 analysts covering McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), 20 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. McDonald’s Corporation has $175 highest and $35 lowest target. $138.77’s average target is -10.62% below currents $155.26 stock price. McDonald’s Corporation had 76 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, November 11 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. On Thursday, October 8 the stock rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson with “Buy”. As per Thursday, June 29, the company rating was maintained by BTIG Research. As per Friday, October 23, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Credit Suisse upgraded McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) on Monday, October 19 to “Focus List” rating. On Tuesday, January 26 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. As per Thursday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, October 23 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, December 5 by Nomura. On Monday, April 25 the stock rating was maintained by Nomura with “Buy”. Below is a list of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) latest ratings and price target changes.

22/06/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $165.0000 Maintain
13/06/2017 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Buy New Target: $175.0000 Maintain
08/06/2017 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $165.0000 Maintain
05/06/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $164.0000 Maintain
29/06/2017 Broker: BTIG Research Rating: Buy Old Target: $165.00 New Target: $175.00 Maintain
26/06/2017 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Outperform Old Target: $165.00 New Target: $175.00 Target Up
20/06/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Outperform Upgrade
16/06/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $140.00 Maintain
02/06/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $155.0000 Maintain
01/06/2017 Broker: Telsey Advisory Group Rating: Outperform Old Target: $150.00 New Target: $165.00 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $155.26. About 170 shares traded. McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500.

McDonald’s Corporation operates and franchises McDonald’s restaurants. The company has market cap of $126.53 billion. The Company’s restaurants serve a locally relevant menu of food and drinks sold at various price points in over 100 countries. It has a 27.38 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include U.S., International Lead Markets, High Growth Markets, and Foundational Markets and Corporate.

More notable recent McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “McDonald’s: Shifting Business Model Creates Opportunity For Investors” on July 11, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: “Better Buy: McDonald’s Corporation vs. YUM! Brands, Inc.” published on June 20, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Resurgence Of McDonald’s, But Stock’s Valuation Poses Downside Risk” on July 07, 2017. More interesting news about McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Stock Continues its Comeback” published on July 13, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “McDonald’s And Its Debt Binge” with publication date: July 08, 2017.

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