McDonald’s Reports Increase in Sales, Decrease in Revenues, Operating Income

October 22, 2015

Sales rose 0.9 percent in the U.S.

This morning McDonald’s confirmed sales in the past quarter increased for the first time since 2013. Same store sales in the U.S. rose by 0.9 percent; global sales rose by about 4 percent. The last time sales rose for the company was in the third quarter of 2013, according to the AP. McDonald’s attributes its sales growth to the introduction of its all-day breakfast menu. The company also cites its launch of the Premium Buttermilk Crispy Chicken Deluxe sandwich as a reason for the rise in sales. MCD shares are trading up as a result of…