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McDonalds Financials Q2 2014

by January 6, 2015
McDonalds Financials Q2 2014

Charts for: – sales, costs, margins, earnings – current assets, long-term assets, liabilities, debt, equity – cash flows from operations,…


McDonalds Financials Q1 2014

· by May 5, 2014
McDonalds Financials Q1 2014

Charts for: – sales, costs, margins, earnings – current assets, long-term assets, liabilities, debt, equity – cash flows from operations,…


McDonalds Financials Q4 2013

· by January 28, 2014
McDonalds Financials Q4 2013

McDonalds financial statements charts, quarter ended December 2013.
As reported on January 2014.


McDonalds Financials Q3 2013

· by October 21, 2013
McDonalds Financials Q3 2013

McDonalds reported today Q3 financial results.
Ironically, Q3 results are good enough to spark new riots for wage increases.


McDonalds Financials Q2 2013

· by August 28, 2013
McDonalds Financials Q2 2013

McDonalds: sales and income relatively flat in Q2 2013.
Cash flow declined and dividends & share buybacks had to be financed partly through short-term loans.
Full report now available.


McDonalds McWages are too high and need immediate reduction

· by August 4, 2013
McDonalds McWages are too high and need immediate reduction

McDonalds McWages are too high and need immediate reduction!
If wages are raised, fast food costs go up, prices shoot up, sales tank, and McWorkers get pink slips.
Wouldn’t be simpler if those protesting people would just fire themselves to save the efforts? The net result is the same.


McDonalds Financials Q1 2013

· by June 24, 2013
McDonalds Financials Q1 2013

Shrinking golden arches: despite continuing restaurant additions, and reimaging efforts, sales are weak, and weakness is expected to persist.
Despite 1,135 net traditional restaurants added in 2012, sales, margins and profits are slowly declining.
Management motivated the decline by “challenging eating-out environment”, “weaker performance in European Union”, “ongoing weakness in Japan and negative results in China”.