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Yum! Brands (YUM) Competitors

$134.29
+0.14 (+0.10%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

YUM vs. SBUX, CMG, DRI, DPZ, TXRH, WEN, EAT, CAKE, BLMN, and PZZA

Should you be buying Yum! Brands stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Yum! Brands include Starbucks (SBUX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Darden Restaurants (DRI), Domino's Pizza (DPZ), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Wendy's (WEN), Brinker International (EAT), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), and Papa John's International (PZZA). These companies are all part of the "restaurants" industry.

Yum! Brands vs.

Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) and Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, media sentiment, valuation, profitability and risk.

Yum! Brands has a net margin of 22.92% compared to Starbucks' net margin of 11.38%. Yum! Brands' return on equity of -18.64% beat Starbucks' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Yum! Brands22.92% -18.64% 24.65%
Starbucks 11.38%-49.91%14.27%

Yum! Brands currently has a consensus price target of $144.33, suggesting a potential upside of 7.48%. Starbucks has a consensus price target of $95.00, suggesting a potential upside of 18.88%. Given Starbucks' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Starbucks is more favorable than Yum! Brands.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Yum! Brands
0 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38
Starbucks
0 Sell rating(s)
16 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.38

Yum! Brands has a beta of 1.08, indicating that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Starbucks has a beta of 0.96, indicating that its share price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Starbucks received 1008 more outperform votes than Yum! Brands when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 76.71% of users gave Starbucks an outperform vote while only 65.24% of users gave Yum! Brands an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Yum! BrandsOutperform Votes
1070
65.24%
Underperform Votes
570
34.76%
StarbucksOutperform Votes
2078
76.71%
Underperform Votes
631
23.29%

In the previous week, Starbucks had 13 more articles in the media than Yum! Brands. MarketBeat recorded 24 mentions for Starbucks and 11 mentions for Yum! Brands. Yum! Brands' average media sentiment score of 0.92 beat Starbucks' score of 0.74 indicating that Yum! Brands is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Yum! Brands
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Starbucks
14 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

82.4% of Yum! Brands shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.3% of Starbucks shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Yum! Brands shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Starbucks shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Starbucks has higher revenue and earnings than Yum! Brands. Starbucks is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Yum! Brands, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Yum! Brands$7.08B5.34$1.60B$5.6423.81
Starbucks$35.98B2.52$4.12B$3.6322.01

Yum! Brands pays an annual dividend of $2.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Starbucks pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Yum! Brands pays out 47.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Starbucks pays out 62.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

Yum! Brands and Starbucks tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding YUM and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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YUM vs. The Competition

MetricYum! BrandsEating places IndustryRetail SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$37.78B$8.41B$21.19B$17.78B
Dividend Yield2.00%4.13%175.54%3.63%
P/E Ratio23.8133.0620.1520.16
Price / Sales5.342.416.4214.40
Price / Cash23.1020.2217.5419.18
Price / Book-4.794.664.554.82
Net Income$1.60B$321.53M$720.94M$976.34M
7 Day Performance-1.83%0.20%-0.14%0.91%
1 Month Performance-3.49%-1.15%-2.61%-3.21%
1 Year Performance-1.50%-1.86%1.26%8.56%

Yum! Brands Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SBUX
Starbucks
4.7159 of 5 stars
$79.91
+0.2%
$95.00
+18.9%
-21.6%$90.51B$35.98B22.01381,000Dividend Announcement
Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
CMG
Chipotle Mexican Grill
3.8748 of 5 stars
$3,210.49
-0.1%
$3,201.19
-0.3%
+54.8%$88.19B$9.87B68.51116,068Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
DRI
Darden Restaurants
4.8884 of 5 stars
$153.28
-0.7%
$173.81
+13.4%
-7.9%$18.30B$10.49B17.97187,384Earnings Report
Dividend Cut
Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
DPZ
Domino's Pizza
4.4335 of 5 stars
$521.83
-0.6%
$525.66
+0.7%
+61.5%$18.20B$4.48B34.0611,200Analyst Forecast
TXRH
Texas Roadhouse
3.1275 of 5 stars
$170.41
+0.6%
$157.77
-7.4%
+55.9%$11.38B$4.63B34.5091,000Positive News
High Trading Volume
WEN
Wendy's
4.6716 of 5 stars
$16.67
+1.5%
$21.79
+30.7%
-25.4%$3.37B$2.19B16.8415,300
EAT
Brinker International
3.4209 of 5 stars
$71.24
-0.3%
$49.12
-31.1%
+97.3%$3.17B$4.13B21.1464,323Positive News
CAKE
Cheesecake Factory
3.62 of 5 stars
$40.01
-1.1%
$39.58
-1.1%
+18.1%$2.04B$3.44B18.3547,900Positive News
BLMN
Bloomin' Brands
3.2731 of 5 stars
$19.21
+0.3%
$27.30
+42.1%
-28.9%$1.66B$4.67B30.0287,000Short Interest ↑
PZZA
Papa John's International
4.1143 of 5 stars
$47.21
-2.4%
$76.30
+61.6%
-35.0%$1.56B$2.12B20.9813,200Analyst Revision

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This page (NYSE:YUM) was last updated on 6/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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