NYSE:YUMC - Yum China Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$35.33 +0.31 (+0.89 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.02
Today's Range$35.15 - $35.64
52-Week Range$32.10 - $48.75
Volume1.91 million shs
Average Volume2.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.20 billion
P/E Ratio24.85
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta0.92
Yum China logoYum China Holdings, Inc. owns, operates, and franchises restaurants in China. The company operates in two segments, KFC and Pizza Hut. It operates restaurants under the KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, East Dawning, and Little Sheep brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, hot pot cooking, Chinese food, and Mexican-style food categories. The company also provides online food delivery services. As of December 31, 2017, it operated approximately 5,400 KFC restaurants; 2,100 Pizza Hut restaurants; 280 Little Sheep units; 10 East Dawning restaurants; and 3 Taco Bell restaurants. Yum China Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
SymbolNYSE:YUMC
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-21-2407-7777

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio1.74
Quick Ratio1.51

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.85
Forward P/E Ratio23.24
P/E Growth1.59

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.14 billion
Price / Sales1.90
Cash Flow$2.5978 per share
Price / Cash13.60
Book Value$7.44 per share
Price / Book4.75

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.42
Net Income$403 million
Net Margins6.45%
Return on Equity20.94%
Return on Assets13.80%

Miscellaneous

Employees450,000
Outstanding Shares383,250,000
Market Cap$13.20 billion

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yum China's stock symbol?

Yum China trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YUMC."

How often does Yum China pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Yum China?

Yum China declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, September 19th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 28th. View Yum China's Dividend History.

How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE:YUMC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $2.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.10 billion. Yum China had a return on equity of 20.94% and a net margin of 6.45%. The firm's revenue was up 12.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.27 EPS. View Yum China's Earnings History.

When is Yum China's next earnings date?

Yum China is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Yum China's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Yum China's stock price to reach $46.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Yum China.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yum China?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum China in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Yum China.

Are investors shorting Yum China?

Yum China saw a decline in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,983,769 shares, a decline of 44.4% from the July 13th total of 7,161,684 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,693,659 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.7 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View Yum China's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Yum China's key competitors?

Who are Yum China's key executives?

Yum China's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Joey Wat, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Muktesh Pant, Vice Chairman & Sr. Advisor (Age 63)
  • Mr. Jacky Lo, CFO, VP & Treasurer (Age 41)
  • Ms. Shella Ng, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Johnson Huang, Gen. Mang. of KFC (Age 56)

Has Yum China been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about YUMC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Yum China earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 47.40 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Yum China.

Who are Yum China's major shareholders?

Yum China's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Standard Life Aberdeen plc (7.68%), BlackRock Inc. (7.05%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.76%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.76%), Vontobel Asset Management Inc. (1.53%) and FMR LLC (1.39%). Company insiders that own Yum China stock include Aiken Yuen, Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Jeff Kuai, Joey Wat, Jonathan S Linen, Louis Hsieh, Mark Chu, Muktesh Pant, Riu Sun and Shella Ng. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yum China.

Which major investors are selling Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Yum China company stock in the last year include Aiken Yuen, Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Mark Chu and Riu Sun. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yum China.

Which major investors are buying Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vontobel Asset Management Inc., Genesis Asset Managers LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Coronation Fund Managers Ltd., New Silk Road Investment PTE Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have bought Yum China stock in the last two years include Joey Wat, Jonathan S Linen, Louis Hsieh, Muktesh Pant and Shella Ng. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yum China.

How do I buy shares of Yum China?

Shares of YUMC 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Yum China's stock price today?

One share of YUMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.33.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $13.20 billion and generates $7.14 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $403 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.42 on an earnings per share basis. Yum China employs 450,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Yum China?

Yum China's mailing address is Yum China Building 20 Tianyaoqiao Road, Shanghai F4, 200030. The company can be reached via phone at 86-21-2407-7777.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Yum China (NYSE YUMC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  228 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  244 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  472
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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