McDonald's (MCD) VP-Chief Acctg Officer Catherine Hoovel, Sold $238,415 in Stock; Quinn Opportunity Partners Lifted Rite Aid (RAD) Holding

Mcdonalds Corp’s Corp VP-Chief Acctg Officer, Catherine Hoovel, made a sale of 1,398 shares of stock in the firm. The average cost for each share was $170.5, for total trade amount of $238,415 US Dollars. Catherine Hoovel now indirectly owns 530 shares. She also directly owns 0 shares. In total she holds a stake of 0.0001%.

Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc increased Rite Aid Corp (RAD) stake by 228.58% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc acquired 985,396 shares as Rite Aid Corp (RAD)’s stock declined 41.75%. The Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc holds 1.42M shares with $2.78M value, up from 431,100 last quarter. Rite Aid Corp now has $2.17 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.82% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $2.07. About 6.15 million shares traded. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has declined 55.18% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500.

Among 35 analysts covering McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), 25 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. McDonald’s Corporation has $205.0 highest and $35 lowest target. $167.48’s average target is -2.14% below currents $171.15 stock price. McDonald’s Corporation had 136 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, June 20. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, October 23 by Piper Jaffray. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $120 target in Friday, October 23 report. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, January 26 by Cowen & Co. Argus Research maintained the shares of MCD in report on Thursday, July 27 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, October 23. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) earned “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Wednesday, October 18. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, October 11 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, June 22. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, October 6.

Since August 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $3.75 million activity. Shares for $1.33 million were sold by Sappington James R on Wednesday, October 25. $1.67 million worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) was sold by Erlinger Joseph M. on Wednesday, August 9. The insider Fairhurst David Ogden sold 4,782 shares worth $751,013.

McDonald's Corporation operates and franchises McDonald's restaurants in the United States, Europe, the Asia/Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Canada, Latin America, and internationally. The company has market cap of $136.44 billion. The company's restaurants offer various food products, soft drinks, coffee, and other beverages. It has a 24.77 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it operated 36,899 restaurants, including 31,230 franchised restaurants comprising 21,559 franchised to conventional franchisees, 6,300 licensed to developmental licensees, and 3,371 licensed to foreign affiliates; and 5,669 company-operated restaurants.

The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $171.15. About 1.69M shares traded. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 0.78 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 48 investors sold McDonald's Corporation shares while 638 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 404 raised stakes. 520.27 million shares or 3.02% less from 536.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hutchin Hill Capital Lp has 80,900 shares for 0.48% of their portfolio. Planning Alternatives Limited Adv reported 0.05% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). The California-based Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel Inc has invested 0.2% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Virginia Retirement Et Al accumulated 157,900 shares. Fic Capital Incorporated reported 0.09% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Salient Com Lta has invested 0.53% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Provident Inv Mgmt reported 0.32% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Westpac holds 0.18% or 53,401 shares. Busey holds 26,848 shares. Hexavest Inc, Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 604 shares. Tirschwell & Loewy has 0.22% invested in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Eagle Ridge Invest Mngmt owns 9,524 shares. Hgk Asset Management reported 11,350 shares. Meritage Mngmt reported 4,368 shares. Haverford Fincl Svcs holds 0.13% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) or 2,202 shares.

Since October 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $58,915 activity. POTTER MYRTLE S sold 28,189 shares worth $58,915.

Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc decreased Gannett Co Inc stake by 67,243 shares to 1.16 million valued at $10.46M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Velocityshares Inv Vix Sh (NASDAQ:XIV) stake by 4,500 shares and now owns 8,500 shares. Ralph Lauren Corp (NYSE:RL) was reduced too.

Among 14 analysts covering Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Rite Aid had 24 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, June 30 the stock rating was reinitiated by Evercore with “Underperform”. On Friday, June 30 the stock rating was reinitiated by Bank of America with “Underperform”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, August 13. The stock of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 11 by Loop Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 6 by Vetr. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, October 29 to “Neutral”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Vetr on Friday, August 14. On Friday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by Mizuho with “Neutral”. The stock of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) earned “Neutral” rating by Mizuho on Thursday, July 20. As per Friday, September 29, the company rating was maintained by Loop Capital.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.19, from 0.78 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 57 investors sold RAD shares while 77 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 513.41 million shares or 4.79% less from 539.25 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cibc Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Nomura Incorporated has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). The Illinois-based Brookstone Cap Mngmt has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Dc Advsrs Limited reported 500,000 shares. Jane Street Group Limited Liability Com invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Fernwood Limited invested in 26,700 shares. Arete Wealth Advisors Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Salzhauer Michael invested 0.69% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Baldwin Brothers Ma has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Huntington Financial Bank owns 0% invested in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) for 2,300 shares. Gabelli Funds Llc has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 2.60M shares. Wealthcare Capital Mngmt Limited Co owns 0% invested in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) for 100 shares. Burt Wealth holds 2,050 shares. Profund Ltd Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD).