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McDonald’s earnings: Here’s what the streets expecting

McDonald's is due to report before the US market opens and Wall Street is expecting the fast-food giant to post earnings of $2.83 per share, up about 9% year-over-year.

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Revenue, meanwhile, is forecast to rise at the same pace to $6.44 billion. So far, McDonald's has managed to keep inflationary pressure under control, maintaining stable margins through menu price increases and technology initiatives. Investors will also be looking for an update on its business in China, its third largest market globally, as IGTV’s Angela Barnes explains.

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McDonald's finacial report

McDonald's is expected to have a good financial report, with their earnings and revenue rising. They have managed to control the increase in prices by raising menu prices and using technology. This has helped them maintain a steady profit margin. One thing investors are looking forward to is how McDonald's is doing in China, as it is their third largest market. It is crucial for them to restore their operations in China in order to reach their overall goals. They also plan to open 400 more restaurants in the U.S. and 1,500 globally by 2023, with 900 of them in China. This shows how important the Chinese market is for McDonald's growth.

McDonald's plan for global expansion

During the pandemic, McDonald's has faced some challenges. But they have responded by focusing on drive-thru and delivery options to meet customer needs. They have also improved their operations through digital services and technology. Overall, McDonald's is expected to have a strong financial performance with increased earnings and revenue. Their ability to handle price increases and their strategy in China are important things to watch. Their plan for global expansion, especially in China, shows their dedication to taking advantage of growth opportunities in the market.

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