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NYSE:YUMYum! Brands Stock Price, Forecast & News

$93.16
+0.46 (+0.50 %)
(As of 08/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$92.53
Now: $93.16
$93.79
50-Day Range
$84.79
MA: $89.39
$94.83
52-Week Range
$54.95
Now: $93.16
$119.59
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume2.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.08 billion
P/E Ratio27.98
Dividend Yield2.02%
Beta0.95
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: 2.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.01 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$4.14 per share
Book Value($26.50) per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.29 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees34,000
Market Cap$28.08 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
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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 shares have increased by 15.1% and is now trading at $93.16.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Yum! Brands?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum! Brands in the last year. There are currently 12 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The restaurant operator reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.30. The restaurant operator earned $1.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.18 billion. Yum! Brands had a negative return on equity of 12.42% and a net margin of 18.78%. The company's revenue was down 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
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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 paid a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, September 11th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.02%.
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How will Yum! Brands' stock buyback program work?

Yum! Brands declared that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, November 21st 2019, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 6.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for YUM?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Yum! Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $121.00. On average, they expect Yum! Brands' share price to reach $99.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Yum! Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about YUM stock have trended negative on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Yum! Brands earned a news impact score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,880,000 shares, a decrease of 35.2% from the May 31st total of 5,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,950,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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), Starbucks (SBUX), Costco Wholesale (COST) and Walmart (WMT).

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."

Who are Yum! Brands' major shareholders?

Yum! Brands' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.53%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.92%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.84%), Newport Trust Co (0.55%), Swiss National Bank (0.50%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.47%). Company insiders that own Yum! Brands stock include Anthony Lowings, David Eric Russell, David W Gibbs, Greg Creed, Robert D Walter, Roger G Eaton, Scott Catlett, Tanya L Domier and Tracy L Skeans.
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Which institutional investors are selling Yum! Brands stock?

YUM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Swiss National Bank, TD Asset Management Inc., CWM LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Yum! Brands company stock in the last year include Anthony Lowings, David Eric Russell, David W Gibbs, Greg Creed, and Scott Catlett.
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Which institutional investors are buying Yum! Brands stock?

YUM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Marshall Wace LLP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Senator Investment Group LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Payden & Rygel, and Bank of Nova Scotia.
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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 $93.16.

How big of a company is Yum! Brands?

Yum! Brands has a market capitalization of $28.08 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 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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