McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Family Dollar, Garmin, Ruckus Wireless, UPS, VeriSign, McDonald’s and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday morning. The trend for 2015 has not yet been defined clearly, but throughout 2014 investors kept buying dips and buying value and overlooked stocks. ...
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McDonald’s Still King of High-Calorie, High-Fat Food

Part of the McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) turnaround is supposed to be an altered menu, which also is supposed to have more healthy food choices. However, the core of the ...
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Are McDonald’s 38,000 Locations Too Many?

Based on measures by the month, quarter or year, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) revenue is falling. Yet it continues to have more than 38,000 locations. With menu and customer problems, that ...
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Is Slowing Growth the Best Option for McDonald’s Future?

Before the markets opened Friday morning, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its fourth-quarter financials as $1.13 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.57 billion in revenue. That compared to Thomson ...
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Starbucks: Can Everybody Make Money on Fast Food?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) has announced an extraordinary increase in its financial results. For the quarter that ended December 28, revenue rose 13% to $4.8 billion. EPS rose 83% to ...
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What to Expect From McDonald’s Earnings

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) will report its fourth-quarter results Friday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.22 in earnings per share and $6.68 billion in revenue. ...
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10 Fired McDonald’s Workers File Civil Rights Lawsuit

In a federal civil rights lawsuit filed in the district court for western Virginia on Thursday, 10 former employees of McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) are alleging a pattern of racial ...
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Moving Into Safe-Yield Stocks During Dangerous Markets

As the major indexes swing wildly up and down, a few stocks are not only safe havens, but also have high sustainable dividends and chances to rise in better markets. ...
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The Top 10 Earnings for the Week Ahead

Corporate earnings season is upon us, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger reporting companies for the coming week. We have taken a ...
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America’s Most Hated Companies

To be truly hated, a company must alienate a large number of people. It may irritate consumers with bad customer service, upset employees by paying low wages, and disappoint Wall ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for McDonald’s in 2015

The bull market is a couple of months shy of six years old, and the 2014 gain in the Dow Jones Industrial Average was 7.5%, while the S&P 500 Index ...
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How McDonald’s Helped Shake Shack Go Public

In early December, McDonald’s Corp.’s (NYSE: MCD) new U.S. president talked about the company’s strategy for building its U.S. sales. The quick-service restaurant giant will cut items from its menu ...
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IBM Is America’s Worst Run Company for 2014

Out of the field of eight that comprised 24/7 Wall St.'s  "America's Worst Run Companies," International Business Machines Corp. (IBM: NYSE) was chosen as the worst among them. Our original ...
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The 4 Stocks That Led the DJIA’s Tuesday Slide

December 30, 2014: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as the news from Asia and Europe did nothing to rev up enthusiasm among traders. The consumer confidence report came in below ...
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The 4 Stocks That Pushed Friday’s Market to New Highs

December 26, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday on a morning when it was difficult to find any market-moving news at all. Energy opened higher but traded about $1 a ...
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