Will McDonald’s Top Institutional Shareholders Settle For These Quarterly Results?

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McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD): The good news is that McDonald’s earnings fell in-line with estimates, at $1.26 per share. The better news is that its revenue of $6.61 billion beat expectations by $0.02 billion. Global comparable sales decreased by 1 percent, as did consolidated operating income by the same amount. Consolidated revenues increased by 1 percent, and the company returned $1.1 billion to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases.

These institutional firms indicated owning shares of McDonald’s Corp. in Q1 2013. They reported owning a total of 161.416 million shares on 03/31/2013. The shares closed at $99.69 on 03/31/2013.

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Here are the ten largest positions in McDonald’s Corp. at the end of March 31st, 2013.

Vanguard Group Inc. held 53,687,338 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $5,352,090,856. This brought the portfolio total to 0.59%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 27,011,137 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $2,692,740,313. This brought the portfolio total to 0.55%.

Bank of New York Mellon Corp. held 15,391,778 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $1,534,406,386. This brought the portfolio total to 0.49%.

Blackrock Fund Advisors held 12,428,549 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $1,239,002,080. This brought the portfolio total to 0.48%.

Blackrock Group Ltd held 8,089,722 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $806,464,406. This brought the portfolio total to 0.6%.

Blackrock Advisors LLC held 7,221,289 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $719,890,318. This brought the portfolio total to 0.72%.

Fisher Asset Management LLC held 5,203,926 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $518,779,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.38%.

Blackrock Investment Management LLC held 3,958,481 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $394,620,981. This brought the portfolio total to 0.69%.

Blackrock Inc. held 2,970,099 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $296,089,177. This brought the portfolio total to 0.57%.

Nordea Investment Management AB held 2,123,605 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $211,702,188. This brought the portfolio total to 1.38%.

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