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

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$35.12 +0.12 (+0.34 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 12:02 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.00
Today's Range$34.85 - $35.39
52-Week Range$30.10 - $48.75
Volume458,349 shs
Average Volume1.64 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.51 billion
P/E Ratio24.73
Dividend Yield1.35%
Beta0.55
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

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio1.72
Quick Ratio1.49

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.73
Forward P/E Ratio23.26
P/E Growth1.63

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.14 billion
Price / Sales1.86
Cash Flow$2.4943 per share
Price / Cash Flow14.08
Book Value$7.44 per share
Price / Book4.72

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.42
Net Income$403 million
Net Margins6.23%
Return on Equity20.73%
Return on Assets13.65%

Miscellaneous

Employees450,000
Outstanding Shares379,080,000
Market Cap$13.51 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 27th will be paid 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 1.37%. The ex-dividend date 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) issued 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 $0.45 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $2.21 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.24 billion. Yum China had a net margin of 6.23% and a return on equity of 20.73%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $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 Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

5 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Yum China's shares. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Yum China's share price to reach $42.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% 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 negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Primavera Capital Management Ltd (8.21%), BlackRock Inc. (6.97%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (6.57%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.56%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (4.05%) and Clearbridge Investments LLC (3.06%). 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 major investors are selling Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, FMR LLC, FIL Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. 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 major investors are buying Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Coronation Fund Managers Ltd., Marathon Asset Management LLP, Genesis Asset Managers LLP, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Holowesko Partners Ltd., Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. and York Capital Management Global Advisors 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 $35.12.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $13.51 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:  262 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  548
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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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