Shares of McDonald’s Corp.
inched 0.52% higher to $233.01 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.68% to 4,134.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.75% to 33,821.30. McDonald’s Corp. closed $1.25 below its 52-week high ($234.26), which the company achieved on April 16th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Starbucks Corp.
fell 1.13% to $116.27, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.
fell 1.16% to $1,532.09, and Yum! Brands Inc.
rose 0.21% to $117.96. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.