|Bid||156.07 x 100|
|Ask||156.95 x 200|
|Day's Range||155.01 - 157.34|
|52 Week Range||139.78 - 178.70|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||24.48|
|Earnings Date||Apr 30, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.04 (2.50%)|
|1y Target Est||185.54|
X5 Retail Group reported a 33-percent drop in first-quarter earnings on Thursday as Russia's biggest food retailer suffered higher costs from expanding its cut-price supermarket chain. Net profit fell ...
VANCOUVER , April 26, 2018 /CNW/ - HealthSpace Data Systems Ltd. (the "Company" or "HealthSpace") (HS.CN) (38H.F) (HDSLF) announced that Safe and Sound Food Safety Consultants, providing audit services to nationally known food service facilities across New York City and Los Angeles , has purchased the HSCloud and HSTouch components of the HealthSpace CS Pro suite to manage and inspect food service establishments. This will allow Safe and Sound to more efficiently track violations and data for their clients, while staying on top of what matters most: food safety.
French fries at McDonald's restaurants from Moscow to Murmansk will be Russian from now on, as the American fast-food chain turns to homegrown potatoes to deal with rouble volatility caused by fluctuating oil prices and Western sanctions. McDonald's Corp, which opened in Russia in 1990 as the Soviet Union collapsed, has been gradually turning to local ingredients in its Russian outlets for everything from Big Macs to chicken burgers since it opened its doors there.
French fries at McDonald's restaurants from Moscow to Murmansk will be Russian from now on, as the American fast-food chain turns to homegrown potatoes to deal with rouble volatility caused by fluctuating oil prices and Western sanctions. McDonald's Corp (MCD.N), which opened in Russia in 1990 as the Soviet Union collapsed, has been gradually turning to local ingredients in its Russian outlets for everything from Big Macs to chicken burgers since it opened its doors there.
As of April 20, McDonald’s (MCD) was trading at $158.77. On the same day, analysts expected the company’s stock price to reach $185.54 in the next 12 months, which represents a return potential of 16.9%.
Analysts expect McDonald’s (MCD) to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.67, which represents growth of 13.7% from $1.47 in 1Q17. The EPS growth is expected to be driven by an expansion of the EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) margin, a lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases. Analysts are expecting McDonald’s EBIT margin at 41.0%, compared to 35.8% in 1Q17.
Eighty percent of all its new U.S. Starbucks cafes will have drive-thrus. Starbucks recently talked about its strategy to speed up its drive-thru delivery during a conference call with analysts, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. By contrast, the speediest coffee drive-thru service belongs to Dunkin' Donuts, which handles orders in an average of 2.90 minutes, QSR says.
Good things come in small packages goes the saying. Nowhere is that truer than in the markets where stocks under $10 grow to be $100 and possibly even $1,000 over time.
Starbucks' (SBUX) Americas segment is likely to witness softer comps growth in Q2. Revenues are expected to grow, courtesy of store openings, innovations, best-in-class loyalty program and digital offerings.
McDonald’s (MCD) is scheduled to announce its 1Q18 earnings before the market opens on April 30. As of April 20, the company was trading at $158.77, which represents a fall of 10.7% since the announcement of its 4Q17 earnings on January 30.
You may not have heard of Soundtrack Your Brand but you may have heard its playlists. Last week the Stockholm-based music company announced a stream of licensing deals with rights holders including Sony/ATV Music Publishing and WarnerChappel. The idea is simple: Soundtrack Your Brand provides ready-streamed Spotify playlists to fit the client's brand.
With retail stocks having a bit of a surge on the back of rising sentiment over consumer spending, investors may be looking for exposure to consumer-facing stocks. After all, the Commerce Department said last week that retail sales inched higher in March, up 0.6% after declining 0.1% in February. Three ways to get exposure to the retail sectors, according to Zacks Investment Research, are offered by Fidelity Investments: the Fidelity Select Leisure Portfolio (FDLSX), Fidelity Select Consumer Discretionary Portfolio (FSCPX) and the Fidelity Select Transportation (FSRFX).
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) is drawing praise from crisis experts, and Starbucks stock is holding up, after meeting a racist incident at a Philadelphia location with quick action. The company became a flashpoint for debate and a butt of late night humor after two black men were arrested on April 12 a few minutes after sitting down to wait for a friend. The incident was captured on a cell phone camera. The manager was replaced, the company apologized, and it then decided to close all 8,000 U.S. stores for anti-bias training on the afternoon of May 29. The company had a similar closing in 2008 for retraining at the start of the Great Recession.
McDonald's will begin to replace plastic straws with paper straws in all U.K. locations starting in May. Plastic manufacturers are struggling to find eco-friendly alternatives. Environmentalist groups estimate we use more than 500 million plastic straws every day in the U.S. Their ecological toll made the internet squirm when a video of researchers pulling a plastic straw out of the bloody nose of an endangered sea turtle went viral.
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:
The offer of free McDonald’s fries is only available on April 20 and April 27 this month. As already stated, customers will have to be using Apple Pay for their orders to get the free fries. Once all of these conditions are met, the customer can get their free fries.
Among the survey respondents, McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) and Restaurant Brands International Inc (NYSE: QSR) were named as top large-cap ideas ahead of the print. Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE: DPZ) was crowned the top mid-cap idea and Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ: WING) ranked as the top small-cap pick.