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

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$43.50 +0.80 (+1.87 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$42.70
Today's Range$42.06 - $43.40
52-Week Range$30.10 - $43.95
Volume6.47 million shs
Average Volume2.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.49 billion
P/E Ratio28.43
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta0.78
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 N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-21-2407-7777

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.42 billion
Cash Flow$2.9313 per share
Book Value$7.85 per share

Profitability

Net Income$708 million

Miscellaneous

Employees450,000
Market Cap$16.49 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
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, January 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 27th. View Yum China's Dividend History.

How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE:YUMC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 31st. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.05. The firm earned $1.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.94 billion. Yum China had a net margin of 8.41% and a return on equity of 19.62%. 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 Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Yum China's stock. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Yum China's stock price to reach $41.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Yum China.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yum China?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum China in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Yum China.

Has Yum China been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about YUMC stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Yum China earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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), Bank of America (BAC), JD.Com (JD), Pfizer (PFE), Visa (V), Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alphabet (GOOG) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Yum China's key executives?

Yum China's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Joey Wat, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Muktesh Pant, Vice Chairman & Sr. Advisor (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jacky Lo, CFO, VP & Treasurer (Age 42)
  • Ms. Shella Ng, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Johnson Huang, Gen. Mang. of KFC (Age 57)

Who are Yum China's major shareholders?

Yum China's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.65%), Primavera Capital Management Ltd (8.22%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (6.13%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.05%), Genesis Asset Managers LLP (1.51%) and Matthews International Capital Management LLC (1.29%). Company insiders that own Yum China stock include Aiken Yuen, Alice H Wang, 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 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Broad Peak Investment Management LTD., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Coronation Fund Managers Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Genesis Asset Managers LLP and First Quadrant L P CA. Company insiders that have sold Yum China company stock in the last year include Aiken Yuen, Alice H Wang, 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 BlackRock Inc., Norges Bank, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Legal & General Group Plc, Oaktree Capital Management LP, Oaktree Capital Management LP and New Silk Road Investment PTE Ltd.. 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 $43.50.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $16.49 billion and generates $8.42 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $708 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.53 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:  276 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  309 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  585
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 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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