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McDonald's (MCD) Stock Forecast & Price Target

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MCD Analyst Ratings

Moderate Buy
30Ratings
21 Buy
9 Hold
0 Sell
Based on 30 analysts giving stock ratings to
McDonald's
in the past 3 months
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MCD Stock 12 Months Forecast

Average Price Target

$323.57
▲(9.34% Upside)
Based on 30 Wall Street analysts offering 12 month price targets for McDonald's in the last 3 months. The average price target is $323.57 with a high forecast of $357.00 and a low forecast of $300.00. The average price target represents a 9.34% change from the last price of $295.92.
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Highest Price Target$357.00Average Price Target$323.57Lowest Price Target$300.00
The highest, average, and lowest price target of all analysts. Click on ‘Top Analysts’ to focus on the best performers.

Detailed List of Analyst Forecasts​

Analyst Profile
Expert Firm
Price Target
Position
Upside / Downside
Action
Date
Follow
Article
Citi
$310.00
Hold
4.76%
Upside
Reiterated
02/05/24
Analysts Are Neutral on Top Consumer Cyclical Stocks: McDonald's (MCD), The Estée Lauder Companies (EL)
TD Cowen
$325.00
Buy
9.83%
Upside
Reiterated
02/05/24
Wall Street Analysts Are Bullish on Top Consumer Cyclical Picks
BTIG
$300.00
Hold
1.38%
Upside
Downgraded
02/05/24
McDonald's downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BTIGMcDonald's downgraded to Neutral from Buy at BTIG
Robert W. Baird
$315.00
Buy
6.45%
Upside
Reiterated
02/05/24
Buy Rating for McDonald's: Anticipating Growth Despite Short-Term Volatility
Barclays
$340.00
Buy
14.90%
Upside
Assigned
02/05/24
Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Consumer Cyclical Companies: McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) and The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE: EL)

Best Analysts Covering McDonald's

Which Analyst Should I Follow If I Want to Buy MCD and Sell After:
1 Month
David TarantinoRobert W. Baird
Success Rate
32/47 ratings generated profit
68%
Average Return
+0.98%
reiterated a buy rating 18 days ago
Copying David Tarantino's trades and holding each position for 1 Month would result in 68.09% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of +0.98% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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3 Months
Andy BarishJefferies
Success Rate
24/31 ratings generated profit
77%
Average Return
+4.34%
reiterated a buy rating 18 days ago
Copying Andy Barish's trades and holding each position for 3 Months would result in 77.42% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of +4.34% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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1 Year
David PalmerEvercore ISI
Success Rate
41/42 ratings generated profit
98%
Average Return
+16.07%
reiterated a buy rating 17 days ago
Copying David Palmer's trades and holding each position for 1 Year would result in 97.62% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of +16.07% per trade.
2 Years
David PalmerEvercore ISI
Success Rate
42/42 ratings generated profit
100%
Average Return
+32.34%
reiterated a buy rating 17 days ago
Copying David Palmer's trades and holding each position for 2 Years would result in 100.00% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of +32.34% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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MCD Analyst Recommendation Trends

Rating
Oct 23
Nov 23
Dec 23
Jan 24
Feb 24
Strong Buy
0
0
0
0
0
Buy
38
41
59
38
50
Hold
8
8
13
12
18
Sell
0
0
0
0
0
Strong Sell
0
0
0
0
0
total
46
49
72
50
68
In the current month, MCD has received 50 Buy Ratings, 18 Hold Ratings, and 0 Sell Ratings. MCD average Analyst price target in the past 3 months is $323.57.
Each month's total comprises the sum of three months' worth of ratings.
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MCD Financial Forecast

MCD Earnings Forecast

Next quarter’s earnings estimate for MCD is $2.73 with a range of $2.62 to $2.84. The previous quarter’s EPS was $2.95. MCD beat its EPS estimate 100.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 62.56% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year MCD has Outperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s earnings estimate for MCD is $2.73 with a range of $2.62 to $2.84. The previous quarter’s EPS was $2.95. MCD beat its EPS estimate 100.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 62.56% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year MCD has Outperformed its overall industry.

MCD Sales Forecast

Next quarter’s sales forecast for MCD is $6.18B with a range of $6.05B to $6.31B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $6.41B. MCD beat its sales estimates 75.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 58.21% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year MCD has Outperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s sales forecast for MCD is $6.18B with a range of $6.05B to $6.31B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $6.41B. MCD beat its sales estimates 75.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 58.21% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year MCD has Outperformed its overall industry.

MCD Stock Forecast FAQ

What is MCD’s average 12-month price target, according to analysts?
Based on analyst ratings, McDonald's’s 12-month average price target is $323.57.
    What is MCD’s upside potential, based on the analysts’ average price target?
    McDonald's has 9.34% upside potential, based on the analysts’ average price target.
      Can I see which stocks the top-ranking analysts are rating?
      Yes, go to the Analysts’ Top Stocks tool to see stocks with a Strong Buy or Strong Sell analyst rating consensus, according to the top performers.
        How can I follow the stock ratings of top Wall Street analysts?
        Head over to our Expert Center to see a list of the top 100 Wall Street analysts and follow the analysts of your choice. Visit their profiles for more details about their stock ratings and see how they perform on a stock-by-stock basis.
          Is MCD a Buy, Sell or Hold?
          McDonald's has a conensus rating of Moderate Buy which is based on 21 buy ratings, 9 hold ratings and 0 sell ratings.
            What is McDonald's’s price target?
            The average price target for McDonald's is $323.57. This is based on 30 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
            The highest analyst price target is $357.00 ,the lowest forecast is $300.00. The average price target represents 9.34% Increase from the current price of $295.92.
              What do analysts say about McDonald's?
              McDonald's’s analyst rating consensus is a Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 30 Wall Streets Analysts.
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