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News sentiments drive the stock prices for MCD and TROV

MCD – McDonald’s Corp. is a food chain retailer franchise which operates in various countries around the globe. The stock rose 0.5% pre-market today.

MCD – McDonald’s Corp.

Fundamentals Previously closed at 123.17
Day’s high 124.10
Day’s low 123.12
P/E ratio 25.66
EPS 4.80


Analysts opinion Today, Credit Suisse raised its price target for MCD to $135 due to higher earnings report and weaker USD. A strong USD can be bad for MCD since it operates in numerous countries. In its earnings report, MCD announced a net income of $4.5 million and total revenue of $25.4 billion, which is a 5% and 7% decrease each from 2014. However, if we exclude the foreign currency exchange, the net income and revenue has increased 5% and 3% compared to 2014. Analysts remain optimistic regarding the stock.
Sentiments While the investors are eagerly waiting for Janet Yellen’s upcoming speech on monetary policy, the sentiments for MCD may depend on this as well, since it is impacted by Strong/Weak dollar.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 21% lower chatter than usual.

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