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mcdonald's-mcd-stockDividend yield: 3.4%
YTD total return: 8%
Dividends paid since 1976

There’s nothing more iconic in the fast-food world than a Big Mac, fries and a chocolate shake. This tasty, profitable combination is the of restaurant giant McDonald’s (MCD), a company that has made a mission out of providing fast food to more countries than any other restaurant chain in history.

In fact, McDonald’s global growth has really helped fuel the company’s profits over the past decade, and that growth has helped MCD stock supersize its way to huge gains. As citizens across the globe continue to get a taste of McDonald’s, investors will likely continue getting a taste of those huge MCD share price gains.

As of this writing, Jim Woods was long KO and MCD.

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