|Day Low/High||193.38 / 194.73|
|52 Wk Low/High||146.84 / 190.88|
A basket of 38 restaurant stocks I track, large and small, are up about 14% year to date.
Equity markets marked time on Monday, mostly on light volume.
You can't stop the rain coming down on this market until you get a host of people to realize there are bargains even if we have a big slowdown.
These high-flying Japanese companies will likely get a boost come August with the rebalancing of a key stock index.
Normally a triangle-like formation in a rising market is bullish but when we look beneath the surface we do not see a bullish alignment of the indicators.
McDonald's carries a high-quality reputation that has masked lukewarm growth.
Next week we'll be at the tail end of earnings season. It's been a blast, at least until this past week when we got some iffy news about trade.
CMG reported fantastic numbers on Wednesday night, with a colossal 6.1% comparable-sales figure coupled with healthy margins.
Investors seem to have a high tolerance for the company's liabilities due to its time honored performance.
There is a lot of grumbling that the positive response to earnings that were recently cut is not justified.
I think we can all agree that there will be no increase made to the Fed Funds Rate today.
In the daily bar chart of McDonald's we see a choppy trading pattern.
It's going to be one hectic week.
Investors should not count on China as a key growth driver.
One interesting facet is the 19.74% ownership stake by Biglari Holdings.
Watch the property market more than the trade war for a real indication of where the Chinese economy is heading next.
Apple has not provided a clear pathway for a growth story that will rival the iPhone in terms of success.
Whether this is the end of the slump is still up for debate, but the crash since October has been brutal and all bear markets end the same way.
Look for the big-cap stocks that only come in on tough days -- and take advantage of their weakness at the open.
The market is ripe for stock picking and Real Money is here to help you off of the sidelines.
As more volatility may indeed lay ahead in 2019, the company's history of maneuvering past potential pressures is a positive for shareholders.
McDonald's has a serious focus on China and is benefitting, but what if sentiment there shifts as trade wars escalate?
The company's move to reduce the overall use of antibiotics marks another step in its shift towards more natural food sourcing.
MCD has had two positives going for it.
Analysts and experts have begun to warm to the modernization plan that CEO Easterbrook has slated to reinvigorate MCD into the coming years.