McDonald's quarterly profit rises 4 percent
Oct 21 (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp reported a 4.1 percent rise in quarterly profit, while global sales at established restaurants marginally missed analysts' expectations.
The world's biggest restaurant chain by revenue reported net income of $1.52 billion, or $1.52 per share, for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, up from $1.46 billion, or $1.43 per share, a year earlier.
Global sales at restaurants open at least 12 months rose 0.9 percent. Analysts on average had expected a rise of 1 percent, according to Consensus Metrix.
(Reporting by Aditi Shrivastava; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)