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  • Previous Rank131
  • Revenues ($M)$21,025.2
  • Revenue Percent Change-7.9%
  • Profits ($M)$5,924.3
  • Profits Percent Change14.1%
  • Assets ($M)$32,811.2
  • Employees210,000

The 79-year-old fast food chain, which has made changes in recent years to adapt to consumers seeking less processed food, has 38,000 locations in more than 100 countries.

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Company Info

Christopher J. Kempczinski
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure
Food Services
HQ Location
Chicago, Ill.
Years on Fortune 500 List25

McDonald’s Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$21,025.2-7.9%
Profits ($M)$5,924.314.1%
Assets ($M)$32,811.2-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$-6,258.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues28.2%
Profits as % of Assets18.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.54
EPS % Change (from 2017)18.4%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)6.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)5.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)14.5%