McHail Mary: With sales slumping as competitors pile one promotion on top of another, analysts...

|By:, SA News Editor

McHail Mary: With sales slumping as competitors pile one promotion on top of another, analysts think it might be time for McDonald's (MCD -2%) to play its wildcard to launch the iconic McRib sandwich. After company execs already tipped Q4 as the probable launch window, a quick peek at pork futures shows the timing might be spot-on.