McDonald’s Adds 3 Quarter Pounders and 2 Other Dow Movers to Watch
McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD): Current price $100.39
The fast food behemoth is upsizing its menu with three new Quarter Pounders, as it looks to offer less expensive premium burgers while capitalizing on one of its most popular brands. McDonald’s reports that the new burgers will replace its Angus Third Pounders, which were some of the most expensive items on its menu at between $4 and $5. The new arrivals will be two of the same varieties as the Angus burgers — Bacon, Cheese, and Deluxe — and the third option will be Habanero Ranch. McDonald’s also said that the new burgers will launch nationally in mid-June. What is more, the new Quarter Pounder line will use a bun that has eight grams of whole grains, while the original Quarter Pounder keep its regular bun.
3M Company (NYSE:MMM): Current price $110.31
The address the demand for more data and premiums on energy, 3M Company, Iceotope Research and Development Ltd, and the University of Leeds are working jointly to advance chose the organizations as a Green Enterprise IT Award winner for pioneering projects and innovations that meaningfully improve energy productivity and use of resources in IT as well.
Pfizer (NYSE:PFE): Current price $29.123
Pfizer announces 11 abstracts for Tofacitinib, saying that ”a meta-analysis of four Phase 3 trials assessed whether there were relative differences in efficacy or safety between mono- and combination therapy with tofacitinib 28.72.” Further, the firm reported that 11 abstracts for tofacitinib will be presented at the European League Against Rheumatism 2013 Annual Meeting being held June 12 through 15 in Madrid. The brand name for tofacitinib is Xeljanz.