McDonald's Corporation (MCD)

242.83 -0.64%
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Pros
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers

Pros

  1. MCD profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 3.72 percentage points. See MCD profitability chart.
  2. MCD forward dividend yield is 2.25%, higher than the industry (0.62%) and sector (0.64%) forward dividend yields. See MCD forward dividend chart.
  3. MCD average analyst rating is Buy. See MCD analyst rating chart.
  4. MCD average analyst price target ($279.14) is above its current price ($246.70). See MCD price target chart.

Cons

  1. MCD quarterly revenue growth was 10.60%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (15.48% and 12.62%, respectively). See MCD revenue growth chart.
  2. MCD forward P/E ratio is 24.84, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See MCD forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. MCD Price/Sales ratio is 7.92, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See MCD forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  4. MCD PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 3.21, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See MCD PEG chart.