McDonald's (MCD) lackluster February sales report is a fresh sign the real economy where people...

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

McDonald's (MCD) lackluster February sales report is a fresh sign the real economy where people eat fast food and earn less than $24/hour is still sluggish, despite the upbeat jobs report and a soaring Dow. While the numbers exceeded Wall Street expectations, sales at MickeyD's U.S. restaurants open at least a year were flat, suggesting MCD - and a big chunk of the economy - are stuck in neutral.