McDonald's Corporation operates and franchises McDonald's restaurants in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Canada, and Latin America. The Company's restaurants offer various food products, soft drinks, coffee, and other beverages. In response to changing consumer tastes, the Company has expanded its menu to include salads, fish, wraps, smoothies, and seasoned fries.
Company Growth (employees)
Oak Brook, US
Size (employees)
375,000 (est)
McDonald's was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, US

Key People/Management at McDonald's

Steve  Easterbrook

Steve Easterbrook

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Christopher Kempczinski

Christopher Kempczinski

Executive Vice President
Silvia  Lagnado

Silvia Lagnado

Executive Vice President, Global Chief Marketing Officer
James Sappington

James Sappington

Corporate Executive Vice President-Operations and Technology Systems, Corporate Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Brian Mullens

Brian Mullens

Corporate Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller
Douglas Goare

Douglas Goare

President, Europe

McDonald's Office Locations

McDonald's has offices in Oak Brook, Singapore, Brighton, Indianapolis and in 7 other locations
Oak Brook, US (HQ)
2915 Jorie Blvd
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McDonald's Financials and Metrics

McDonald's Financials

McDonald's's revenue was reported to be $24.6 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

6 b

Net income (Q2, 2017)

1.4 b

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

2.3 b

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

136.2 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

2.4 b


161.9 b
McDonald's's current market capitalization is $136.2 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


28.1 b27.4 b25.4 b24.6 b

Revenue growth, %



8.8 b7.9 b7.1 b7.7 b

EBIT margin, %

USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


7.3 b6.7 b7.2 b7 b6 b6.5 b6.6 b5.9 b6.3 b6.4 b5.7 b6 b

Operating expense total

4.9 b4.8 b5 b4.9 b4.6 b4.6 b4.6 b4.1 b4.4 b4.3 b3.6 b3.8 b


2.4 b1.9 b2.2 b2.1 b1.4 b1.8 b2 b1.8 b1.9 b2.1 b2 b2.3 b

EBIT margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.8 b2.1 b7.7 b1.2 b

Accounts Receivable

75.2 m


807.9 m783.2 m558.7 m565.2 m

Current Assets

5.1 b4.2 b9.6 b4.8 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.5 b2.7 b3.7 b2.8 b1.6 b4 b2.5 b3.3 b3.1 b2.3 b2.4 b2.4 b

Current Assets

4.7 b4.8 b5.9 b5.2 b3.6 b6 b4.5 b5.1 b5 b4.3 b5.9 b5.9 b


2.9 b2.9 b2.9 b2.8 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.5 b2.5 b2.3 b2.3 b

Total Assets

35.6 b36.4 b37.8 b36 b32.2 b34.9 b33 b33.8 b33.1 b32.5 b32.1 b32.8 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

5.6 b4.8 b4.5 b4.7 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

56.2 m27 m(180.6 m)(159 m)

Accounts Payable

(60.7 m)(74.7 m)(15 m)89.8 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

1.5 b1.2 b1.4 b1.1 b811.5 m1.2 b1.3 b1.1 b1.1 b1.3 b1.2 b1.4 b

Depreciation and Amortization

392.2 m387.7 m383.7 m383.3 m370.6 m325.3 m339.5 m

Accounts Payable

965.1 m847.3 m702 m840.1 m802.6 m654.5 m574.6 m852.2 m678.4 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5 b1.9 b1.7 b1.2 b2.3 b1.5 b1.2 b
USDY, 2017


70.5 x


133.4 x


191.7 x


16.1 k

Financial Leverage

-16.4 x
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McDonald's Operating Metrics

Y, 2015Y, 2016


36.41 k36.62 k
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McDonald's Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Boston MarketMay 18, 2000

McDonald's Market Value History

McDonald's Median Salaries

Source: 24 public H-1B filings from McDonald's

McDonald's's Web-traffic and Trends

McDonald's Online and Social Media Presence

McDonald's News and Updates

McDonalds Is Replacing 2,500 Human Cashiers With Digital Kiosks: Here Is Its Math

In a report released this week by Cowen's Andrew Charles, the analyst calculates the jump in sales as a result of the company's new Experience of the Future strategy which anticipates that digital ordering kiosks (shown above) will replace cashiers in at least 2,500 restaurants by the end of 2017 an…

McDonald's is Trying Out This Stealthy (But Smart) Tactic to Sell More Burgers

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McDonald's is bringing back the McRib. (MCD)

The McRib is returning to McDonald's.  The sandwich has reportedly returned to some New York locations. Hawaii and Southern California McDonald's say they'll start serving the McRib in early November.  McDonald's says there's a lot of 'mystery' surrounding the sandwich's return, as not every loca…

McDonald's sets new welfare standards for chickens

CHICAGO (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp will require suppliers to follow new standards for raising and slaughtering chickens served in its restaurants, the company said on Friday, the latest changes affecting popular menu items like McNuggets.

Burger King expertly trolls McDonald's and its creepy clown mascot

Ronald McDonald has long been the creepy mascot of the mega fast food chain, and, well, it's a gimmick that's not aging very well. The war on clowns has really taken off in recent years, and Burger King is using that to its advantage in a new ad, which portrays Ronald as a spooky clown just in…

McDonald's Just Shared This Simple Optical Illusion And It Will Truly Fuck With Your Eyes

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McDonald's Company Life and Culture

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