Broke Americans Still Flocking To McDonalds (MCD)


McDonalds (MCD) continues to be one of the few genuine winners of the recession. The company just announced US comp-store sales growth of 5.1% in January and total sales growth of 9.1% on a constant-currency basis.

All regions performed well, though unfortunately no word on how much coffee market share they’re taking from Starbucks (SBUX).