McDonald's Corp. Stock Price and Value Analysis (NYSE:MCD)

Should you buy McDonald's Corp. stock? (NYSE:MCD). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

AdvantagesDisadvantages
  • This company is making money at a decent rate.
  • This company has a high dividend yield.
  • This company is a well-established bedrock.
  • This company has amazingly consistent growth!
  • This stock looks overpriced.

Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that McDonald's Corp. can grow its free cash at a rate of about 6%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for MCD
MCDPrice Graph -13.69 18.13 49.95 81.77 113.59 145.41 $129.45 current $65.81 fair $55.94 target

Inside the Numbers

MCD Price
(McDonald's Corp. stock price per share)
$129.45
[?] MCD Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$65.81
[?] MCD Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $55.94
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 14% higher than other Unknown stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 9% higher than other Unknown stocks
[?] Cash Yield 5.93%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 5%
[?] Dividend Yield 3%

Is McDonald's Corp. Stock on Sale?

We believe that McDonald's Corp. may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

McDonald's Corp. looks overpriced right now. If you're looking for a bargain in the stock market, you should probably look elsewhere for a great deal. This might still be a great stock to own—but it's not on sale right now.

Should You Buy MCD Stock?

Does McDonald's Corp. have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.