McDonald's's most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on McDonald's is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $222.50 short put and a strike $217.50 long put offers a potential 24.07% return on risk over the next 13 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $222.50 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.97 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.03 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $217.50 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for McDonald's is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for McDonald's is bullish.
The RSI indicator is at 74.87 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
To learn how to execute such a strategy while accounting for risk and reward in the context of smart portfolio management, and see how to trade live with a successful professional trader, view more here
LATEST NEWS for McDonald's
McDonald's Is Replacing Humans With Machines at Drive-Thrus: A Trend?
Wed, 31 Mar 2021 13:00:15 +0000
For McDonald's, 70% of its sales come from drive-thru orders, so it pays for the company to invest in ways to make that system more efficient. McDonald's is in the process of replacing some of its drive-thru employees with computers that will welcome customers and be linked to a digital menu drivers can order from. Using a system of AI and digital menus should help reduce incorrect orders and move customers along while ensuring they have a pleasant ordering experience.
Crunch Time: Fast-food chains look to keep food crisp as deliveries soar
Wed, 31 Mar 2021 10:14:24 +0000
McDonald's Corp rolled out its new Crispy Chicken Sandwich in February. With delivery and to-go orders soaring during the pandemic, marketing “crisp” is risky if the food arrives at consumers' homes limp and listless. Delivery orders at U.S. restaurants were 154% higher in January 2021 than they were a year earlier, according to data analytics firm The NPD Group/CREST.
Better Buy: McDonald's vs. PepsiCo
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 12:53:00 +0000
If you like investing in cash-rich businesses that own valuable global brands, you've got some compelling reasons to take another look at PepsiCo (NASDAQ: PEP) and McDonald's (NYSE: MCD). PepsiCo is the clear winner in the growth matchup. The snack food and beverage giant gained market share in 2020 across both of its main portfolio segments.
McDonald's Names Desiree Ralls-Morrison as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Mon, 29 Mar 2021 21:35:00 +0000
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) announced today that Desiree Ralls-Morrison has been named the company's General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, overseeing global legal operations and corporate governance. Ralls-Morrison will start on April 26, 2021 and will be based at the company's Chicago headquarters in the West Loop.
Exclusive: McDonald’s hires new general counsel
Mon, 29 Mar 2021 21:30:00 +0000
Desiree Ralls-Morrison joins the burger giant from Boston Scientific.
Also on Market Tamer…
Follow Us on Facebook