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McDonald's Corp (MCD.N)

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McDonald's Sets Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $1.01 Per Share
Thursday, 24 May 2018 

May 24 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp ::SETS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $1.01PER SHARE.  Full Article

Walmart Says James Cash Retiring From Board, Kevin Systrom To Not Stand For Re-Election
Friday, 20 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART - JAMES CASH IS RETIRING FROM BOARD.WALMART - THIS YEAR’S PROXY MATERIALS SEEK SHAREHOLDERS’ VOTES ON 11 DIRECTOR NOMINEES, 2 COMPANY PROPOSALS AND 2 SHAREHOLDER PROPOSALS.WALMART - KEVIN SYSTROM WILL NOT STAND FOR RE-ELECTION TO BOARD.WALMART - STEVE EASTERBROOK, CEO OF MCDONALD'S, AS A NEW INDEPENDENT NOMINEE TO BOARD.  Full Article

Welbilt Announces Nomination Of Jan Fields To Board
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018 

March 14 (Reuters) - Welbilt Inc ::WELBILT ANNOUNCES NOMINATION OF JAN FIELDS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS.WELBILT INC - FIELDS HAS SERVED AS PRESIDENT OF MCDONALD'S USA, LLC, SUBSIDIARY OF MCDONALD'S CORP.WELBILT - JANICE FIELDS BEEN NOMINATED TO STAND FOR ELECTION TO BOARD AT 2018 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS ON APRIL 27.  Full Article

McDonald's Q4 Earnings Per Share $0.87
Tuesday, 30 Jan 2018 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Mcdonald's Corp ::MCDONALD'S REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2017 RESULTS AND FIRST QUARTER 2018 CASH DIVIDEND.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.87.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.71 EXCLUDING ITEMS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.58 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.MCDONALD'S QTRLY GLOBAL COMPARABLE SALES INCREASED 5.5%.MCDONALD'S - QTRLY GLOBAL COMPARABLE SALES INCREASED 5.5%.MCDONALD'S - DUE TO IMPACT OF STRATEGIC REFRANCHISING INITIATIVE, CONSOLIDATED REVENUES DECREASED 11% IN QUARTER.MCDONALD'S - IN HIGH GROWTH SEGMENT, Q4 COMPARABLE SALES INCREASED 4.0%.MCDONALD'S - IN U.S., Q4 COMPARABLE SALES INCREASED 4.5%.MCDONALD'S - FOR 2018, PLAN TO INVEST ABOUT $2.4 BILLION OF CAPITAL.MCDONALD'S - COMPARABLE SALES FOR INTERNATIONAL LEAD SEGMENT INCREASED 6.0% FOR QUARTER.MCDONALD'S - NET TAX COST ASSOCIATED WITH TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT OF 2017 TOTALED $0.84/SHARE IN QUARTER.MCDONALD'S - QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $5,340.2 MILLION VERSUS $6,028.9 MILLION.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $5.22 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.MCDONALD'S - 2018 DEVELOPMENT PLANS ALSO INCLUDE OPENING ABOUT 1,000 NEW MCDONALD'S RESTAURANTS.MCDONALD'S - FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSLATION HAD A POSITIVE IMPACT OF $0.04 FOR QUARTER AND NO IMPACT FOR YEAR ON DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE.MCDONALD'S - ON JAN 25, 2018, CO'S BOARD DECLARED QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $1.01 PER SHARE OF COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

Dunkin' Brands Promotes Scott Murphy To COO Dunkin' U.S.
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Dunkin' Brands Group Inc ::DUNKIN' BRANDS - MOVING RESPONSIBILITY FOR RESTAURANT DEVELOPMENT & CONSTRUCTION TO OPERATIONS TEAM UNDER MURPHY AND COLÓN.DUNKIN' BRANDS PROMOTES SCOTT MURPHY TO COO DUNKIN' U.S. AND HIRES RESTAURANT VETERAN RICK COLÓN AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT.DUNKIN' BRANDS - COLÓN PREVIOUSLY WORKED FOR MCDONALD'S CORP.  Full Article

McDonald's on conf call- Beginning in 2019, expect to return to revenue growth ‍​
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - McDonald's :On conf call- beginning in 2019, once we've lapped completion of major refranchising transactions, expect to return to revenue growth ‍​.Received cash proceeds of about $1.6 billion from China, Hong Kong franchising deal, plan to use proceeds to repurchase shares‍​.Franchise margins will now comprise more than 80% of our total restaurant margin dollars going forward.Q3 and 4Q G&A are higher than Q1 and Q2 this year, primarily due to higher technology spending and higher spend in the u.s..Through partnership with Uber Eats, now offer delivery 3,700 restaurants and are on track to reach 5,000 restaurants by year-end.Operating income will be down in near term due to franchising.Mcdelivery is profitable, incremental business.US president - "going to see us next year being really fully competitive with our nearest competitors with the value program ".US president - value program is going to be focused on $1, $2 and $3 price points.  Full Article

McDonald's expects net restaurant additions to add about 1 pct point to 2017 systemwide sales growth
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp :McDonald's - Expects net restaurant additions to add about 1 percent point to 2017 systemwide sales growth (in constant currencies) - SEC filing‍​.McDonald's - Expects capital expenditures for 2017 to be approximately $1.7 billion, about one-third of which will be used to open new restaurants‍​.McDonald's - Expects capital expenditures for 2017 to be about $1.7 billion, about one-third of which will be used to open new restaurants‍​.  Full Article

Mcdonald's reports Q3 earnings per share $2.32
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - McDonald's :McDonald's reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 earnings per share $2.32.Q3 earnings per share view $1.77 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.McDonald's qtrly ‍global comparable sales increased 6.0%, reflecting positive guest counts in all segments​.McDonald's - ‍In U.S., Q3 comparable sales increased 4.1%​.McDonald's - ‍comparable sales for international lead segment increased 5.7% for quarter​.McDonald's - ‍Due to impact of co's strategic refranchising initiative, consolidated revenues decreased 10% (12% in constant currencies) in quarter​.McDonald's - Qtrly total revenues $5,754.6 million versus $6,424.1 million.McDonald's - ‍In high growth segment, Q3 comparable sales increased 6.2%, led by strong performance in China​.Q3 earnings per share $1.76 excluding items.McDonald's - Foreign currency translation had a positive impact of $0.02 on diluted earnings per share for the quarter‍​.  Full Article

CapGemini signs multi-year IT strategic provider agreement with McDonald's Corp
Monday, 28 Aug 2017 

Aug 28 (Reuters) - CAPGEMINI SE ::SIGNED A MULTI-YEAR IT STRATEGIC PROVIDER AGREEMENT WITH MCDONALD’S CORPORATION.WITH SUPPORT FROM PUBLICIS.SAPIENT CAPGEMINI WILL BE MCDONALD’S GLOBAL IT STRATEGIC PROVIDER FOR RESTAURANT AND DIGITAL CAPABILITIES.  Full Article

Citic completes acquisition of interest in McDonald's mainland China & Hong Kong businesses
Friday, 4 Aug 2017 

Aug 4 (Reuters) - Citic Ltd <0267.HK>::Completion of acquiring a controlling interest in McDonald's mainland China and Hong Kong businesses.Acquisition of controlling interest in McDonald's mainland China and Hong Kong businesses was completed on 31 July 2017.  Full Article

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Workers hit McDonald's with new sexual harassment claims

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK Ten women who work at McDonald's restaurants in Detroit, Chicago, Los Angeles and six other cities have filed sexual harassment complaints in the past few days with the federal government against the company and its franchisees, which they said ignored or retaliated against them for such complaints.