OAK BROOK, Ill.
May 22, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, McDonald's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of
per share of common stock payable on
June 16, 2014
to shareholders of record at the close of business on
June 2, 2014
McDonald's Annual Shareholders' Meeting will be webcast live today at
8:00 a.m. (Central Time)
. An archived replay and podcast of the meeting will be available for a limited time.
, President and Chief Executive Officer, and
, Senior Executive Vice President
and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Sanford Bernstein Strategic Decisions conference at
9:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)
, 2014. This presentation will be webcast live and available for replay for a limited time thereafter at
The Company plans to release
sales information on
June 9, 2014
McDonald's is the world's leading global foodservice retailer with over 35,000 locations serving approximately 70 million customers in over 100 countries each day. More than 80% of McDonald's restaurants worldwide are owned and operated by independent local business men and women.
This release contains certain forward-looking statements, which reflect management's expectations regarding future events and operating performance and speak only as of the date hereof. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties. The factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our expectations are detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, such as its annual and quarterly reports and current reports on Form 8-K.