Can McDonald's (MCD -0.6%) reinflate same-store sales with its plan to focus on value pricing...

|About: McDonald's Corporation (MCD)|By:, SA News Editor

Can McDonald's (MCD -0.6%) reinflate same-store sales with its plan to focus on value pricing and swap in new quarter pounder products for Angus burgers? Many Wall Street profit estimates on McDonald's bank on a summertime bump from the menu innovation, but the volume of sales will have to be high to offset the shift to lower-margin items. What to watch: An early August release on July sales will be crucial.