Yum Brands Company Profile (NYSE:YUM)

About Yum Brands

Yum Brands logoYUM! Brands, Inc. (YUM) is engaged in restaurant business. The Company develops, operates, franchises and licenses an across the world system of restaurants, which prepare, package and sell a menu of food items, primarily through the three concepts of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell (the Concepts). YUM operates through four segments: YUM China (China Division), which includes all operations in mainland China; The KFC Division, which includes all operations of the KFC concept outside of China Division; The Pizza Hut Division, which includes all operations of the Pizza Hut concept outside of China Division, and the Taco Bell Division, which includes all operations of the Taco Bell concept. Taco Bell operates in over 20 countries and territories throughout the world. The Company has over 42,000 restaurants in over 130 countries and territories. The Company's three Concepts focus on the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories, respectively.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: YUM
  • CUSIP: 98849810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $89.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $88.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $81.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.05
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.52
  • P/E Growth: 2.01
  • Market Cap: $34.99B
  • Outstanding Shares: 389,887,000
  • Beta: 0.75
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.26)
Consensus Price Target: $87.78 (2.20% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/17/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/17/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/17/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$88.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$83.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutral$84.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingIn-Line$86.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/14/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$97.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingUnderperform$82.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/11/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$83.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$93.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$81.00 -> $83.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/25/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$75.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingSell$66.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016First GlobalUpgradeMarketperform -> OutperformView Rating Details
4/4/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
3/18/2016Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$95.00View Rating Details
1/14/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details
11/9/2015OTR GlobalReiterated RatingNegativeView Rating Details
8/19/2015Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/22/2015Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuy$95.00View Rating Details
3/23/2015Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/13/2016Q216$0.74$0.75$3.07 billion$3.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q1$0.83$0.95$2.66 billion$2.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q4$0.66$0.68$4.02 billion$3.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/6/2015Q3$1.07$1.00$3.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/14/2015Q215$0.63$0.69$3.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$0.72$0.80$2.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.66$0.61$3.97 billion$4.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/7/2014Q314$0.89$0.87$3.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2014Q2$0.72$0.73$3.23 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q1$0.84$0.87$2.79 billion$2.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q4$0.80$0.86$4.26 billion$4.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/9/2013Q313$0.93$0.85$3.53 billion$3.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/10/2013Q2 2013$0.54$0.56$2.93 billion$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.60$0.70$3.04 billion$2.54 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2013Q4 2012$0.82$0.83$4.12 billion$4.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/9/2012Q312$0.97$0.99$3.64 billion$3.57 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.70$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.73$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.74$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/4/2011$0.82$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/13/2011$0.61$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.64$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$0.60$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.17 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.82$0.84$0.83
Q2 20163$0.74$0.77$0.75
Q3 20163$1.02$1.11$1.07
Q4 20163$0.80$0.90$0.85
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
Annual Dividend:$1.84
Dividend Yield:2.05%
Payout Ratio:55.42% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
50.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
44.12% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:12.40% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/22/2016David Eric RussellVPSell5,213$90.00$469,170.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Muktesh PantCEOSell91,228$89.94$8,205,046.32View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Tracy L. SkeansInsiderSell1,793$90.02$161,405.86View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Roger G EatonCEOSell44,952$88.53$3,979,600.56View SEC Filing  
6/23/2016Roger G EatonCEOSell26,282$85.55$2,248,425.10View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Jonathan David BlumSVPSell734$80.83$59,329.22View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Roger G EatonCOOSell18,574$82.65$1,535,141.10View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Roger G EatonCOOSell13,381$82.51$1,104,066.31View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016David W GibbsCEOSell1,332$75.95$101,165.40View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Jonathan David BlumSVPSell3,394$75.00$254,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Jingshyh S. SuCEOSell41,313$72.58$2,998,497.54View SEC Filing  
10/20/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,597$75.00$119,775.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,689$77.68$131,201.52View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,878$91.81$172,419.18View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,895$89.75$170,076.25View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,822$87.43$159,297.46View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,670$78.73$131,479.10View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,886$80.93$152,633.98View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Muktesh PantCEOSell37,280$80.00$2,982,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Roger G EatonCOOSell22,487$79.54$1,788,615.98View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Jonathan David BlumSVPSell6,163$75.03$462,409.89View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Hollan Anne ByerleinInsiderSell58,142$67.90$3,947,841.80View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015David Eric RussellVPSell1,870$73.83$138,062.10View SEC Filing  
1/23/2015Jingshyh S SuCEOSell90,039$74.43$6,701,602.77View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Christain CampbellSVPSell15,119$71.14$1,075,565.66View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Michael J CavanaghDirectorBuy10,000$69.18$691,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014David C NovakCEOSell175,321$70.94$12,437,271.74View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Hollan Anne ByerleinInsiderSell24,779$72.83$1,804,654.57View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Jingshyh S SuCEOSell90,039$75.99$6,842,063.61View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell1,776$75.00$133,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,664$70.36$187,439.04View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,711$71.54$193,944.94View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,654$69.99$185,753.46View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,997$81.85$245,304.45View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Muktesh PantCEOSell12,866$82.00$1,055,012.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Muktesh PantCEOSell12,865$80.01$1,029,328.65View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,888$77.67$224,310.96View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Jonathan LinenDirectorBuy10,000$76.12$761,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,840$75.98$215,783.20View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Patrick GrismerCFOSell1,422$75.98$108,043.56View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,764$73.36$202,767.04View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Patrick GrismerCFOSell1,397$73.34$102,455.98View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Christain CampbellSVPSell13,157$73.04$960,987.28View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Richard CarucciPresidentSell78,048$73.76$5,756,820.48View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell3,664$70.90$259,777.60View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014Patrick GrismerCFOSell1,770$70.81$125,333.70View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Jonathan David BlumSVPSell3,838$75.28$288,924.64View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Patrick GrismerCFOSell1,753$75.21$131,843.13View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Muktesh PantCEOSell12,865$75.49$971,178.85View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Jingshyh SuCEOSell87,614$71.93$6,302,075.02View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,982$72.20$215,300.40View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Patrick GrismerCFOSell2,671$72.35$193,246.85View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013David Eric RussellVPSell20,190$73.34$1,480,734.60View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013David NovakCEOSell320,772$74.33$23,842,982.76View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Jingshyh S SuCEOSell87,614$70.01$6,133,856.14View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,848$67.80$193,094.40View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$68.00$282,676.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$68.03$282,800.71View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,804$66.49$186,437.96View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Robert WalterDirectorBuy20,000$66.09$1,321,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,831$70.51$199,613.81View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Patrick GrismerCFOSell4,157$70.55$293,276.35View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Scott BergrenCIOSell6,590$75.08$494,777.20View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,914$73.55$214,324.70View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$69.65$289,535.05View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Massimo FerragamoDirectorSell3,400$71.50$243,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,801$69.53$194,753.53View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$69.66$289,576.62View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Jonathan David BlumSVPSell2,755$67.85$186,926.75View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$68.00$282,676.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Patrick J GrismerCFOSell4,157$70.15$291,613.55View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Robert D WalterDirectorBuy1,298$69.37$90,042.26View SEC Filing  
2/6/2013Robert D WalterDirectorBuy35,000$61.95$2,168,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Jingshyh S SuCEOSell49,475$65.06$3,218,843.50View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Scott BergrenCEOSell26,439$73.24$1,936,392.36View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Yum Brands (NYSE:YUM) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

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