Wompus asked in Business & FinanceInvesting · 1 decade ago

Would you invest in Coca-Cola (KO) or McDonald's (MCD)?

Both companies have a strong global presence and pay a great dividend. However, I feel as though these stocks reach the same audience. Which company would you in invest in and why?

3 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer


    1. Looking at charts over several time periods MCD outperforms KO.

    2. On a world wide basis KO has a stronger competitor (PEP) than MCD.

    3. MCDs 5y dividend growth rate is about 3 times that of KO.

    That said, personally, I do not like either at the current price level. I would buy MCD if it drops below $57. KO below $44.

    Source(s): 5 years investment experience. My opinions are not recommendations.
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Either is a good investment. I actually would prefer WMT though.

  • Tl T
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Pepsi! Their stocks flux more I think so you may make a profit.

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