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McDonald's

$158.13

-0.67 (-0.42%)

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McDonald's, franchisees investing about $170M in Georgia in 2018 & 2019

McDonald's announced that the company and its franchisees are investing approximately $170 million in Georgia throughout 2018 and 2019 on the construction and modernization of 340 McDonald's restaurants, transforming the customer experience inside and outside the restaurant. In total, McDonald's and franchisees are investing $6 billion to modernize most U.S. restaurants by 2020, including most restaurants in Georgia. With this significant construction investment, the transformed restaurants will feature: Modernized dining rooms with globally and locally inspired decor, new furniture and refreshed exterior designs; Enhanced customer experience with digital self-order kiosks that make ordering and paying for a meal easier. Kiosks empower guests to browse the menu, find options and tailor their meal just the way they want; Remodeled counters allow for new table service that offers guests the opportunity to relax while their food is being made; Bright and easy to read digital menu boards inside and at the drive-through; New designated parking spots for curbside pick-up through mobile order and pay; Expanded McCafe counters and larger display cases.

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MCD McDonald's
$158.13

-0.67 (-0.42%)

08/08/18
WELS
08/08/18
NO CHANGE
Target $185
WELS
Outperform
McDonald's price target raised to $185 from $180 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Jon Tower raised his price target for McDonald's to $185 from $180 as he believes it will see an acceleration in 2H18 U.S. same-store sales predicated on the combination of abating Experience of the Future headwinds and increased deals and evolved value messaging. The analyst sees this same-store sales growth further picking up steam in 2019 with the EOTF program flipping from a same-store sales headwind to a tailwind, the frequency and depth of value deals remaining high and McDonald's making a small, but powerful change to its delivery program. He reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
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07/27/18
JPMS
07/27/18
NO CHANGE
Target $182
JPMS
Overweight
McDonald's post-earnings selloff overdone, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst John Ivankoe views the post-earnings selloff in shares of McDonald's as overdone. Drivers are in place to provide "comp support and outperformance in the U.S. for the years to come," Ivankoe tells investors in a research note following the company's Q2 results. He adds that international growth remains high at McDonald's.
07/26/18
SPHN
07/26/18
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Target $165
SPHN
Equal Weight
McDonald's price target lowered to $165 after earnings at Stephens
Stephens analyst Will Slabaugh noted that McDonald's global SSS growth of 4% beat his and consensus expectations, but its U.S. SSS growth of 2.6% was below the consensus view of 3.1%. He believes drive thru execution hurt performance and value continued to modestly underperform, adding that he believes the company is in a more normalized range for U.S. comps. Slabaugh keeps an Equal Weight rating on McDonald's shares and trimmed his price target on the stock to $165 from $170.

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