NYSE:YUMC - Yum China Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$36.16 +0.73 (+2.06 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 02:55 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.43
Today's Range$35.46 - $36.64
52-Week Range$30.10 - $48.75
Volume1.85 million shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.71 billion
P/E Ratio25.46
Dividend Yield1.33%
Beta0.63
Yum 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

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-21-2407-7777

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.14 billion
Cash Flow$2.5322 per share
Book Value$7.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$403 million

Miscellaneous

Employees450,000
Market Cap$13.71 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 27th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Tuesday, December 18th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 26th. This is a positive change from Yum China's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. View Yum China's Dividend History.

How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE:YUMC) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.07. The company earned $2.21 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.24 billion. Yum China had a net margin of 6.23% and a return on equity of 20.73%. The firm's revenue was up 3.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.52 earnings per share. 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, January 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Yum China's shares. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Yum China's stock price to reach $38.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Yum China.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yum China?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum China in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Yum China.

Has Yum China been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about YUMC stock have been trending very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Yum China earned a coverage optimism score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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)

Who are Yum China's major shareholders?

Yum China's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Genesis Asset Managers LLP (1.51%), New Silk Road Investment PTE Ltd. (0.28%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%), Nachman Norwood & Parrott Inc (0.02%), YHB Investment Advisors Inc. (0.02%) and Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.01%). 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, Shella Ng and Ted Lee. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yum China.

Which institutional investors are selling Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Genesis Asset Managers LLP, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Cornerstone Advisors Inc., Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH, Pennsylvania Trust Co and Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co.. Company insiders that have sold Yum China company stock in the last year include Aiken Yuen, Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Riu Sun and Ted Lee. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yum China.

Which institutional investors are buying Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New Silk Road Investment PTE Ltd., Nachman Norwood & Parrott Inc, KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Ltd, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Weather Gauge Advisory LLC, Quadrant Capital Group LLC and Cerebellum GP 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 $36.16.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $13.71 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.

What is Yum China's official website?

The official website for Yum China is http://www.yumchina.com.

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:  265 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  555
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Yum China and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YUMC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YUMC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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