McDonald’s’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on McDonald’s is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $180.00 short put and a strike $170.00 long put offers a potential 24.22% return on risk over the next 31 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $180.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $1.95 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $8.05 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $170.00 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 77.26 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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LATEST NEWS for McDonald’s
McDonald's: Buy at the High?
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:54:00 +0000
Mickey D's shares recently hit a new high as the company continues to show its growth strategy is delivering. But is the stock a buy, or should you wait for better prices?
Trump Trade Comments Boost Dow Jones; These 6 Growth Stocks Take Market Helm
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:15:35 +0000
The Dow Jones industrial average is leading another rebound on Wall Street following a sharp pullback in recent days. Chipotle, Attunity, Repligen and McDonald's are acting bullishly.
What’s next for $1 billion salad chain Sweetgreen
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:15:10 +0000
Fast-casual chain Sweetgreen is now valued at $1 billion and has officially become a unicorn.
Jack in the Box: Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ Rating
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:31:22 +0000
Of the 17 analysts following Jack in the Box (JACK), 47.1% favor a “buy” as of November 14, while 52.9% favor a “hold.” None of the analysts favor a “sell” recommendation. On the same day, analysts set a target price of $96.21, which represents an upside potential of 20.0% from its current stock price of $80.19. Since the announcement of the company’s third-quarter earnings on August 8, Oppenheimer, Wedbush, Morgan Stanley, and Stifel cut their target prices.
Analysts Expect Jack in the Box’s Earnings to Rise in Q4 2018
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:15:02 +0000
For the fourth quarter, analysts expect Jack in the Box (JACK) to post an EPS of $0.85, which represents 16.0% growth from $0.73 in the fourth quarter of 2017. The EPS growth will likely be driven by the expanded EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) margin, lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases. Due to the enactment of tax reforms, Jack in the Box’s effective tax rate is expected to fall from 37.8% in the fourth quarter of 2017 to 28.3%.
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