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McDonald's Investor Calendar Preview

Sep 13, 2001

Today, McDonald's Corporation announced the following investor activities for the remainder of 2001.

  September 19:  McDonald's will provide an update on third quarter
                 results via press release.

  October 22:    McDonald's third quarter results will be announced
                 via press release.  In conjunction with this release,
                 an investor conference call will be webcast live.
                 This webcast's start time will be posted on
        under "Latest
                 Investor Webcast" beginning October 17.  A replay of
                 this webcast will be available for a limited time.

  October 29-30: McDonald's will host its Fourteenth Biennial Analyst
                 Meeting at its Hamburger University in Oak Brook,
                 Illinois.  Management presentations at this meeting
                 will be webcast live from about 1 p.m. through 5 p.m.
                 Central Time (CT) on October 29 and from about 8 a.m.
                 through 11 a.m. (CT) on October 30.  To access this
                 webcast, go to
                 and select "Latest Investor Webcast".  (Attendance at
                 the live meeting is by invitation only.)

  Mid-December:  McDonald's will provide an update on fourth quarter
                 results via press release.

McDonald's is the world's leading food service retailer with about 29,000 restaurants in 121 countries serving 45 million people each day.


SOURCE: McDonald's Corporation

Contact: Investors, Mary Healy, +1-630-623-6429, or Media, Anna
Rozenich, +1-630-623-7316, both of McDonald's Corporation