McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Dividend History

McDonald's Corporation develops, operates, franchises and services a worldwide system of restaurants that prepare, assemble, package and sell a limited menu of value-priced foods. The company operates primarily in the quick-service hamburger restaurant business. All restaurants are operated by the company or, under the terms of franchise arrangements, by franchisees who are independent third parties, or by affiliates operating under joint-venture agreements between the company and local business people.

Last update 09/29/2020


Dividend Yield Summary

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Dividends 3.44 3.61 3.83 4.19 4.73 3.75
Average Price 100.33 120.11 148.76 166.02 198.25 193.99
Yield 3.43% 3.01% 2.57% 2.52% 2.39% 1.93%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2020 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2020-08-31
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 6.36
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 4.91
Dividend Cover 1.30 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 2.25%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.56%
6-Year Average Yield 2.54%
6-Year Dividend Change 42.73%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 7.12%
Number of Dividend Payments (1985-07-23 - 2020-08-31) 111

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2020-08-31 $1.25
2020-05-29 $1.25
2020-02-28 $1.25
2019-11-29 $1.25
2019-08-30 $1.16
2019-05-31 $1.16
2019-02-28 $1.16
2018-11-30 $1.16
2018-08-31 $1.01
2018-06-01 $1.01
2018-02-28 $1.01
2017-11-30 $1.01
2017-08-30 $0.94
2017-06-01 $0.94
2017-02-27 $0.94
2016-11-29 $0.94
2016-08-30 $0.89
2016-06-02 $0.89
2016-02-26 $0.89
2015-11-27 $0.89
2015-08-28 $0.85
2015-05-28 $0.85
2015-02-26 $0.85
2014-11-26 $0.85
2014-08-28 $0.81
2014-05-29 $0.81
2014-02-27 $0.81
2013-11-27 $0.81
2013-08-29 $0.77
2013-05-30 $0.77
2013-02-27 $0.77
2012-11-29 $0.77
2012-08-30 $0.70
2012-05-31 $0.70
2012-02-28 $0.70
2011-11-29 $0.70
2011-08-30 $0.61
2011-05-27 $0.61
2011-02-25 $0.61
2010-06-15 $0.55
2009-12-15 $0.55
2009-09-15 $0.50
2009-06-22 $0.50
2008-06-23 $0.37
2008-02-28 $0.38
2007-11-13 $1.50
2006-11-13 $1.00
2005-11-10 $0.67
2004-11-10 $0.55
2003-11-12 $0.40
2002-11-13 $0.23
2001-11-13 $0.25
2000-11-13 $0.22
1999-11-29 $0.05
1999-08-30 $0.05
1999-05-27 $0.05
1999-03-11 $0.05
1998-11-25 $0.05
1998-08-27 $0.05
1998-05-28 $0.05
1998-02-25 $0.04
1997-11-26 $0.04
1997-08-27 $0.04
1997-05-29 $0.04
1997-02-26 $0.04
1996-11-27 $0.04
1996-08-28 $0.04
1996-05-31 $0.04
1996-02-27 $0.03
1995-11-28 $0.03
1995-08-29 $0.03
1995-05-30 $0.03
1995-02-22 $0.03
1994-11-23 $0.03
1994-08-25 $0.03
1994-06-01 $0.03
1994-02-22 $0.03
1993-11-23 $0.03
1993-08-25 $0.03
1993-06-01 $0.03
1993-02-23 $0.03
1992-11-23 $0.03
1992-08-25 $0.03
1992-05-27 $0.03
1992-02-25 $0.02
1991-11-27 $0.02
1991-08-28 $0.02
1991-05-29 $0.02
1991-03-05 $0.02
1990-11-26 $0.02
1990-08-27 $0.02
1990-05-30 $0.02
1990-02-27 $0.02
1989-11-24 $0.02
1989-08-25 $0.02
1989-05-24 $0.02
1989-02-22 $0.02
1988-12-21 $0.02
1988-11-23 $0.02
1988-08-22 $0.02
1988-05-24 $0.02
1987-10-20 $0.02
1987-07-23 $0.02
1987-05-20 $0.02
1987-01-22 $0.01
1986-10-27 $0.01
1986-07-23 $0.01
1986-05-28 $0.01
1986-01-22 $0.01
1985-10-22 $0.01
1985-07-23 $0.01