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Yum! Brands Stock Forecast, Price & News

$91.30
+0.59 (+0.65 %)
(As of 09/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$90.76
Now: $91.30
$92.53
50-Day Range
$89.34
MA: $93.84
$97.98
52-Week Range
$54.95
Now: $91.30
$115.17
Volume1.73 million shs
Average Volume2.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$27.52 billion
P/E Ratio27.42
Dividend Yield2.07%
Beta0.92
YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants worldwide. It operates in three segments: the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, and the Taco Bell Division. The company operates restaurants under the KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, and Mexican-style food categories. As of December 31, 2018, it had 22,621 KFC units; 18,431 Pizza Hut units; and 7,072 Taco Bell units in approximately 140 countries and territories. The company was formerly known as TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. and changed its name to YUM! Brands, Inc. in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.21 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
CUSIP98849810
Phone502-874-8300

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.60 billion
Cash Flow$4.00 per share
Book Value($26.50) per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.29 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees34,000
Market Cap$27.52 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$91.30
+0.59 (+0.65 %)
(As of 09/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Yum! Brands' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Yum! Brands' stock was trading at $80.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, YUM stock has increased by 12.8% and is now trading at $91.30.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Yum! Brands?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum! Brands in the last year. There are currently 13 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Yum! Brands' next earnings date?

Yum! Brands is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were Yum! Brands' earnings last quarter?

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The restaurant operator reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.30. The restaurant operator had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.18 billion. Yum! Brands had a net margin of 18.78% and a negative return on equity of 12.42%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.93 earnings per share.
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How often does Yum! Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 13th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 26th will be given a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, September 11th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 25th.
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How will Yum! Brands' stock buyback program work?

Yum! Brands announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Thursday, November 21st 2019, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 6.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for YUM?

21 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Yum! Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $121.00. On average, they expect Yum! Brands' stock price to reach $100.61 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 3,210,000 shares, a drop of 13.0% from the July 30th total of 3,690,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,170,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Yum! Brands' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Yum! Brands own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Yum! Brands investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Mcdonald's (MCD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Costco Wholesale (COST) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Yum! Brands' key executives?

Yum! Brands' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Greg Creed, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. David W. Gibbs, Pres, COO & CFO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Tracy L. Skeans, Chief Transformation & People Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. David Eric Russell, Sr. VP of Fin. & Corp. Controller (Age 49)
  • Mr. Roger G. Eaton C.A., Exec. Officer (Age 58)

What is Yum! Brands' stock symbol?

Yum! Brands trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YUM."

How do I buy shares of Yum! Brands?

Shares of YUM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Yum! Brands' stock price today?

One share of YUM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $91.30.

How big of a company is Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands has a market capitalization of $27.52 billion and generates $5.60 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $1.29 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.55 on an earnings per share basis. Yum! Brands employs 34,000 workers across the globe.

What is Yum! Brands' official website?

The official website for Yum! Brands is www.yum.com.

How can I contact Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands' mailing address is 1441 Gardiner Lane, Louisville KY, 40213. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 502-874-8300 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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