News Roundup: McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT)


McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) represented a move of 0.67 percent or $-1.19 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $185.48. 3.3 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 3.82 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 144.67 Billion.

McDonald’s Corporation is the world’s leading global food service retailer. The Company operates and franchises McDonald’s restaurants, which serve a locally-relevant menu of quality food and beverages sold at various price. McDonald’s global system is comprised of both Company-owned and franchised restaurants. McDonald’s franchised restaurants are owned and operated under one of the following structures -conventional franchise, developmental license or affiliate. The optimal ownership structure for an individual restaurant, trading area or market (country) is based on a variety of factors, including the availability of individuals with the entrepreneurial experience and financial resources, as well as the local legal and regulatory environment in critical areas such as property ownership and franchising. The business relationship between McDonald’s and its independent franchisees is of fundamental importance to overall performance and to the McDonald’s brand.

The stock traded between $146.84 and $186.04 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 6.82. McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $10.71 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $14.12. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 259.51 and Price to Book of 0.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) reported its Actual EPS of $2.1/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that McDonald’s Corporation could bring EPS of $1.99/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.11 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 5.5 Percent.

International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT)

In the last trading session, International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) added its value by 2.37% closing at the price of $17.3. The stock currently has market capitalization of 3.65 Billion, with average volume of 3.57 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) is showing beta of 1.31. This particular value of beta suggests that International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) has historically moved 131% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) is at $0.24.

The stock currently has RSI of 48.3. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

International Game Technology PLC is a gaming company. The Company is engaged in design, development, manufacture and marketing of casino-style gaming equipment, systems technology, and game content. Its business segment consists of North America and International. The company operates primarily in the United Kingdom; Rome, Italy; Las Vegas, Nevada, and Providence, Rhode Island. International Game Technology PLC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.

International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) topped its 52-week high price of $31.00 on 05/17/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $15.01 on 10/30/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 72.38 and Weekly volatility of 5.60% and monthly volatility of 6.69% respectively.