NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Fast food giant McDonald's (MCD - Get Report) is without a doubt the gold standard among its peers, a group which includes names such as Burger King and Wendy's (WEN - Get Report). For that matter, there are very few companies performing as well as McDonald's in any category -- including growing average annual sales by 6% while more than doubling its operating margins.However, for as dominant as the company has been over the past decade, it rarely ever gets mentioned among the best-run operations on the market. But on the heels of a somewhat disappointing quarter, opportunistic investors may find long-term value as a result of a market's overreaction to the company's short-term hiccup.
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