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    McDonald's Corporation Stock Investors, Shareholders, Insiders and Outstanding Shares

    McDonald's Corporation



    -2.26 (-0.82%)

    At Close: 4:00 PM

    Shares & ShareHolders

    Making an investment decision in the stock market involves a certain amount of risk, so it's important to thoroughly review a company's stock before making any decisions. Stock float, number of short positions and outstanding shares are among the many factors an investor should take into account.

    Shares Outstanding

    734.9 Million


    731.23 Million





    Shares Short

    6.58 Million

    Short % of shares outstanding


    Shares Short (Prior Month)

    6.58 Million


    Short of Float


    Short % of Shares Outstanding

    Top Institutional Holders

    A total of 0.17% of MCD shares are owned by insiders. About 70.20% of MCD shares are held by financial institutions. The Vanguard Group, Inc is the top corporate investor, holding 64.49 Million shares valued at $16.99 Billion. A 8.81% stake in McDonald's Corporation is owned by the company. SSgA Funds Management, Inc owns 34.7 Million shares valued at $9.15 Billion, which translates its holding of 4.74% of the stake in the company.

    Holder% StakeShares HeldTotal Value ($)Shares% Change in Portfolio
    The Vanguard Group, Inc8.81% 64,487,12316,994,291,524338,7050.53%
    SSgA Funds Management, Inc4.74% 34,704,3089,145,626,287365,6011.06%
    BlackRock Fund Advisors4.66% 34,163,5179,003,111,63529,6940.09%
    Wellington Management Co. LLP2.37% 17,323,0554,565,144,684-2,425,969-12.28%
    Geode Capital Management LLC1.85% 13,522,9693,563,708,021169,2041.27%
    JPMorgan Investment Management, I1.65% 12,088,5863,185,705,069-481,170-3.83%
    Northern Trust Investments, Inc1.14% 8,351,2662,200,809,129-55,634-0.66%
    Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC1.12% 8,213,1832,164,420,116199,5572.49%
    T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc1.07% 7,869,1492,073,756,8361,105,23116.34%
    Norges Bank Investment Management1.05% 7,685,7742,025,432,022-27,347-0.35%

    McDonald's Corporation Insiders

    Among the MCD insiders holding of 0.07% of the stake in company, ERLINGER JOSEPH M., President, McDonald's USA, holds the largest shares of 8,187. BORDEN IAN FREDERICK, President, International, is the second largest MCD insider with ownership of 7,131 shares. HOOVEL CATHERINE A.,SVP - Corporate Controller, stands third with possession of 1,184 shares of that stake.

    InsiderDesignationShares Held
    ERLINGER JOSEPH M.President, McDonald's USA8,187
    BORDEN IAN FREDERICKPresident, International7,131
    HOOVEL CATHERINE A.SVP - Corporate Controller1,184
    CAPUANO ANTHONYDirector117
    HERNANDEZ ENRIQUE JRNon-Exec Chairman of the Board0

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    Frequently Asked Questions


    How many institutions own MCD stock?

    A company's 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) provides investors with comprehensive information about institutional ownership in a listed company, a sign of strength in terms of how many institutions have confidence in that company. The number of institutional investors who currently own MCD shares is 3,367, representing 70.20% of the company's common stock.


    Who are the major shareholders selling McDonald's Corporation stock?

    Wellington Management Co. LLP, in the last quarter, reduced its stake in MCD by -12.28% restricting it's holding to 17.32 Million shares of worth nearly $4.57 Billion. JPMorgan Investment Management, I also lessened -3.83% of the MCD shares from its portfolio, reducing its holding to 12.09 Million shares of worth $3.19 Billion. Northern Trust Investments, Inc also shunned MCD shares holding by -0.66% last quarter which brought its holding to 8.35 Million shares worth $2.2 Billion.


    Investors who are buying MCD stock?

    As per its latest 13F filing, The Vanguard Group, Inc increased its stake in MCD by 0.53% in the last quarter. The institutional holder raised its holding to 64.49 Million shares having worth more than $16.99 Billion. SSgA Funds Management, Inc also added 1.06% more shares of MCD to its portfolio, raising its holding to 34.7 Million shares of worth $9.15 Billion. BlackRock Fund Advisors also increased its MCD shares holding by 0.09% which brought its holding to 34.16 Million shares worth $9 Billion.


    MCD's major insiders: who are they?

    The insider with the most stakes in MCD is ERLINGER JOSEPH M. , a President, McDonald's USA at the company. Additionally, MCD stock is highly held by President, International BORDEN IAN FREDERICK and SVP - Corporate Controller HOOVEL CATHERINE A. among others.


    Did an insider recently sell MCD stock?

    Company executives, directors, and other insiders own 0.17 percent of McDonald's Corporation's stock. Within the last six months, there have been 2 transaction(s) in which MCD insiders have sold stock, totaling 37 shares. Insiders that have sold shares include and CAPUANO ANTHONY.


    Which insider recently purchased MCD stock?

    There have been no transaction(s) during the past 6-months in which MCD insiders have bought stock N/A.


    How much of MCD does insiders own?

    Around 1.25 Million McDonald's Corporation shares are held by insiders, which represents about 0.17% of MCD Stock.


    Who is the insider with the largest stake?

    MCD President, McDonald's USA, ERLINGER JOSEPH M. holds the largest portfolio of the company's shares. MCD shares owned by Levinson total nearly 8.19 Thousands.


    Which institution holds the most shares in MCD?

    The Vanguard Group, Inc is the largest institutional owner in MCD which holds 64.49 Million shares worth $16.99 Billion or 8.81% of the total MCD shares outstanding followed by SSgA Funds Management, Inc with ownership of 34.7 Million shares representing 4.74% of the MCD ownership. BlackRock Fund Advisors, Inc is the third largest stakeholder with 34.16 Million shares or 4.66% of the ownership worth more than $9 Billion.


    Is McDonald's Corporation stock optionable?

    Stock options give the owner the ability but not the obligation to buy or sell a security at a predetermined price and date. Stock options can be classified into two types: puts and calls. A put is a bet on falling stock, and a call is a bet on rising stock. As far as the MCD is concerned, it is a stock which is optionable.


    Is there a short position on MCD's shares?

    Number of MCD shares short as of 2022-10-13 was 6.58 Million. Shares short is a market sentiment in which investors have sold their shares short in a given stock but have not yet covered them or closed them out.


    About how many outstanding MCD shares are there?

    As of today, 734.9 Million shares of MCD are outstanding.


    Is there many float in McDonald's Corporation stock?

    Float represents the number of tradeable shares in a specific stock. By subtracting restricted and closely-held shares from a firm's total outstanding shares, we can calculate its floating stock. The term "closely-held shares" refers to shares held by employees, major shareholders, and company insiders. At present, MCD has 731.23 Million shares in float.


    MCD short ratio: what is it?

    Short ratio is calculated by dividing the number of short shares, short interest or bets that shareholders will sell short from the average daily volume. A higher ratio indicates longer times needed to repurchase borrowed shares (sold). The short ratio for MCD was N/A as of 2022-10-13.