CHICAGO, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, McDonald's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.16 per share of common stock payable on September 17, 2019 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 3, 2019.
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McDonald's is the world's leading global foodservice retailer with about 38,000 locations in over 100 countries. Approximately 93% of McDonald's restaurants worldwide are owned and operated by independent local business men and women.
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