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NYSE:YUMCYum China Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.13 (+2.10 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 09:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $54.92
50-Day Range
MA: $51.54
52-Week Range
Now: $54.92
Volume1.27 million shs
Average Volume2.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.71 billion
P/E Ratio41.92
Dividend Yield0.66%
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, Little Sheep, and COFFii & JOY brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, hot pot cooking, Chinese food, Mexican-style food, and coffee categories. The company also provides online food delivery services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated approximately 5,900 KFC restaurants; 2,200 Pizza Hut restaurants; 280 Little Sheep units; 14 East Dawning restaurants; 4 Taco Bell restaurants; and 13 COFFii & JOY units. Yum China Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Cash Flow$3.17 per share
Book Value$8.45 per share


Net Income$713 million


Market Cap$20.71 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Yum China's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Yum China's stock was trading at $41.78 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, YUMC stock has increased by 31.5% and is now trading at $54.92.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Yum China?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum China in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Yum China's next earnings date?

Yum China is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE:YUMC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $1.90 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.96 billion. Yum China had a net margin of 6.33% and a return on equity of 16.35%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 10.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.46 earnings per share.
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How often does Yum China pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Yum China?

Yum China announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 4th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, March 25th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 3rd.
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What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

8 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Yum China's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Yum China's stock price to reach $53.62 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.4%.
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Has Yum China been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about YUMC stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Yum China earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Yum China?

Yum China saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 14,530,000 shares, an increase of 16.1% from the January 31st total of 12,510,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,690,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.4 days. Currently, 4.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Yum China's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Yum China own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Yum China investors own include Yum! Brands (YUM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Pfizer (PFE), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alphabet (GOOG), PepsiCo (PEP) and Visa (V).

Who are Yum China's key executives?

Yum China's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Joey Wat, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Muktesh Pant, Vice Chairman & Sr. Advisor (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jacky Lo, CFO & Treasurer (Age 42)
  • Ms. Shella Ng, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Ms. Xueling Lu, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 45)

What is Yum China's stock symbol?

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

Who are Yum China's major shareholders?

Yum China's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.15%), GUARDCAP ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd (0.98%), FMR LLC (0.87%), FIL Ltd (0.77%), Matthews International Capital Management LLC (0.73%) and ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.72%). Company insiders that own Yum China stock include Aiken Yuen, Alice H Wang, Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Jacky Wei-Jye Lo, Muktesh Pant, Riu Sun, Shella Ng and Ted Lee.
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Which institutional investors are selling Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Broad Peak Investment Holdings Ltd., Matthews International Capital Management LLC, Coronation Fund Managers Ltd., Platinum Investment Management Ltd., FIL Ltd, and CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Yum China company stock in the last year include Aiken Yuen, and Angela Ai.
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Which institutional investors are buying Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., GUARDCAP ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT HK Ltd, Bridgewater Associates LP, and New York State Common Retirement Fund.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Yum China's stock price today?

One share of YUMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.92.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $20.71 billion and generates $8.78 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $713 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.88 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 www.yumchina.com.

How can I contact Yum China?

Yum China's mailing address is Yum China Building No. 20 Tianyaoqiao Road, Shanghai F4, 200030. The company can be reached via phone at 86-21-2407-7777 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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