Are Analysts Bearish McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) After Last Week?

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending.

Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc decreased Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH) stake by 89.28% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. About 706,691 shares traded or 120.44% up from the average. UnitedHealth Group had 67 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Barclays PLC set a $164.00 price target on McDonald's Corporation and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Deutsche Bank. Zacks Investment Research lowered McDonald's Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Therefore 70% are positive. On Tuesday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold".

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q2 2017.

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. Its down 0.14, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. Primecap Mngmt Company Ca holds 0% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) or 10,000 shares. Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc.'s holdings in McDonald's Corporation were worth $7,033,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. On Thursday, October 8 the stock rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson with "Buy". The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $169.96.

Peoples Financial Services Corp, which manages about $170.75M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Kellogg Co Com (NYSE:K) by 5,700 shares to 14,800 shares, valued at $1.03M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. The fast-food giant reported $1.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.01. UBS downgraded the shares of MCD in report on Friday, January 6 to "Neutral" rating. It dived, as 68 investors sold MCD shares while 616 reduced holdings. Glassman Wealth Services raised its position in McDonald's Corporation by 27.4% in the second quarter.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund Has $4.19 Million Position in McDonald's Corporation (MCD)" was reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. Charter Trust reported 0.5% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Barclays Public Limited Liability Company has invested 0.21% in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH). The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, October 23 with "Hold". The firm owned 6,251 shares of the fast-food giant's stock after selling 646 shares during the period. It is positive, as 12 investors sold M I Homes Inc shares while 34 reduced holdings.

The Boeing Company (BA) have shown a high EPS growth of 7.40% in the last 5 years and has earnings rose of 2.30% yoy. Stanley Limited Liability Company reported 6,380 shares. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, November 11 report. Reilly Advisors Limited Liability Com reported 2,995 shares. State Common Retirement Fund accumulated 26,900 shares. The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to "Outperform" on Tuesday, August 30. Alerus Financial NA boosted its position in shares of McDonald's Corporation by 3.7% during the first quarter. Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Mngmt Llc accumulated 5,595 shares. Badgley Phelps & Bell Inc owns 2,810 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Cyrusone Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) was raised too. Rothschild Il invested in 0.54% or 31,324 shares. The firm has "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, July 26. HAL's profit will be $401.34 million for 23.70 P/E if the $0.46 EPS becomes a reality. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MCD in report on Tuesday, January 26 with "Outperform" rating.

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