McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arista Networks, McDonald’s, TripAdvisor, Newmont Mining, Nike, Visa and More

The market seesawed last week, digesting some of the big gains since the election in early November. With 2016 almost over, many portfolio managers and investors are looking to make ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Deere, Ford, GM, McDonald’s, Wells Fargo, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and More

Despite an OPEC oil production cut, the stock market did not follow oil's surge higher on Wednesday, and Thursday morning is looking to open soft to flat in early trading ...
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McDonald’s Workers Demonstrate Again for $15 Wage

In a series of demonstrations and strikes taking place Tuesday, November 29, workers in a variety of jobs and industries will continue to press demands for a $15-an-hour minimum wage, ...
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Uber Drivers Strike for $15 Wage

Drivers at Uber are joining the nationwide fight for a livable wage. Announced early on Monday, Uber drivers will be literally taking to the streets on Tuesday demanding a $15 ...
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The Most Famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Balloons and Who Owns Them

The Macy's (NYSE: M) Thanksgiving Day Parade dates back to 1924. It is a major PR event for the troubled department store and companies that have balloons showcasing their products. ...
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UBS Blue Chip Dividend Ruler Stocks On Sale After Wild Election

After one of the craziest elections in U.S. history, one thing is for sure, change is coming. and it will be coming in huge doses. Interest rates that been held ...
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UnitedHealth, McDonald’s Lift DJIA Monday

November 14, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday but the Trump rally cooled off after it appeared that it was off to another roaring start. Tech stocks continue getting beaten up ...
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Caterpillar, Travelers Push DJIA Up Tuesday

November 8, 2016: Markets opened slightly lower Tuesday but the major indexes turned positive by mid-morning and appear to be on their to posting a gain for the day. The ...
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Nightmare Election Almost Over: 5 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now That Can’t Wait

It’s been almost 600 days since the election cycle for the 2016 presidential race started. Investors, and almost everybody else, are just ready for it to be over. With the ...
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Gigantic Bill Gates Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Microsoft, Facebook, McDonald’s, Salesforce, Delta Air and More

Regular readers know that we have discussed that the corporate windows for transactions are closed during earnings, but with the busiest week for third-quarter numbers behind us, they appear to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Alphabet, Amazon, Boeing, ConocoPhilllips, Nokia, Twitter and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday when the headline GDP report of 2.9% growth beat the 2.5% expectation. The earnings floodgates remain wide open, and investors keep proving that ...
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McDonald’s Profits Rise on Improved Same-Store Sales

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The fast-food restaurant chain posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.50 on revenues of $6.42 billion. In ...
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Why Starbucks Stock Trades Near 52-Week Low

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) shares trade near their 52-week low, off 12% from the same period last year. The coffee company faces a group of challenges that are relatively new. One of the latest ...
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Starbucks Is Serious About Doubling Its Footprint in China

While Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) may have decided on a wait and see approach to doing business in China, another consumer favorite has reaffirmed its commitment to expanding its footprint there. ...
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McDonald’s, Home Depot Sink DJIA on Monday

October 17, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Monday, but that didn't last long. Equities traded in a fairly narrow range all day as we head into another week that is ...
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