Today Robert W. Baird Maintains a “Buy” Rating on McDonald’s Corp (NYSE:MCD) and a $200.0000 Target Price

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Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.20, from 0.79 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 41 investors sold McDonald's Corporation shares while 545 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 465 raised stakes. 511.55 million shares or 0.58% more from 508.60 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.

Magnetar Financial Limited Liability Com accumulated 4,813 shares. Ruggie Capital Group reported 0% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Ellington Management Group holds 0.07% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 6,100 shares. Hemenway Com Limited Liability has 2,937 shares. Tudor Invest Corp Et Al reported 35,333 shares. Moreover, White Pine Capital Limited Liability Corporation has 0.29% invested in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 5,155 shares. Jacobs Communication Ca reported 1.37% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Viking Fund Management Ltd Liability has invested 0.87% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). The Pennsylvania-based Hirtle Callaghan Com Limited Liability has invested 0.05% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Capstone Fincl holds 144,025 shares. 42,188 were reported by Meiji Yasuda Asset Ltd. New York State Teachers Retirement Sys has invested 0.48% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Merriman Wealth Ltd Liability Co owns 2,986 shares. Chevy Chase Tru reported 0.51% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Van Cleef Asset Managementinc has invested 0.21% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD).

Since October 24, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for $39.40 million activity. Another trade for 3,192 shares valued at $562,335 was sold by Krulewitch Jerome N. On Wednesday, October 24 DeBiase Francesca A. sold $2.67M worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) or 15,136 shares. $849,666 worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) was sold by Borden Ian Frederick on Thursday, October 25.

McDonald’s Corp (NYSE:MCD) Rating Reaffirmed

Robert W. Baird now has a $200.0000 TP on shares of McDonald’s Corp (NYSE:MCD). The TP indicates a potential upside of 6.10 % from the current stock price of McDonald’s Corp (NYSE:MCD). This rating was released in a research report on Wednesday morning.

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. McDonald’s has $210 highest and $167 lowest target. $194.86’s average target is 3.37% above currents $188.51 stock price. McDonald’s had 13 analyst reports since June 14, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) earned “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Wednesday, October 10. Morgan Stanley upgraded McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) rating on Thursday, November 29. Morgan Stanley has “Overweight” rating and $210 target. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $200 target in Wednesday, October 24 report. UBS maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $185 target in Wednesday, October 24 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 28 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, October 30 by Citigroup. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $167 target in Friday, July 27 report. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Thursday, June 14. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Evercore on Monday, October 15. On Wednesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Overweight”.

The stock increased 0.22% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $188.51. About 6.64 million shares traded or 65.09% up from the average. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 5.38% since December 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.24% the S&P500.

McDonaldÂ’s Corporation operates and franchises McDonaldÂ’s restaurants in the United States, Europe, the Asia/Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Canada, Latin America, and internationally. The company has market cap of $145.32 billion. The company's restaurants offer various food products, soft drinks, coffee, and other beverages. It has a 28.64 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it operated 36,899 restaurants, including 31,230 franchised restaurants comprising 21,559 franchised to conventional franchisees, 6,300 licensed to developmental licensees, and 3,371 licensed to foreign affiliates; and 5,669 company-operated restaurants.

More notable recent McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) news were published by: Schaeffersresearch.com which released: “Analysts Weigh In Bullishly on BA, MCD Stocks – Schaeffers Research” on November 29, 2018, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Friday’s Vital Data: McDonald’s, Twitter and Merck – Yahoo News” published on November 30, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “It’s Time To Get Defensive – Nasdaq” on November 26, 2018. More interesting news about McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Is McDonald’s Forgetting Who Its Customers Are Again? – Motley Fool” published on November 20, 2018 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “10 Best Stocks Under $10 – Investorplace.com” with publication date: November 28, 2018.

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