Yum China Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:YUMC)

$40.54 0.05 (0.12 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.54
Today's Range$40.15 - $41.48
52-Week Range$25.53 - $43.55
Volume1.58 million shs
Average Volume1.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.58 billion
P/E Ratio29.01
Dividend Yield0.25%
BetaN/A

About Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)

Yum China logoYum China Holdings, Inc. is a restaurant company. The Company's segments include KFC, Pizza Hut Casual Dining, and All Other Segments, including Pizza Hut Home Service, East Dawning, Little Sheep and Taco Bell. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had over 7,500 restaurants in China. Its restaurant base consists of various restaurant concepts. The Company's restaurants in each of its concept offer consumers the ability to dine in and/or carry out food. In addition, KFC, Pizza Hut Casual Dining, Pizza Hut Home Service and East Dawning offer delivery service. KFC is the quick-service restaurant (QSR) brand. Pizza Hut Casual Dining is the casual dining restaurant (CDR) brand. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had over 360 Pizza Hut Home Service units in over 50 cities in China. The Little Sheep concept specializes in Hot Pot cooking. East Dawning is a Chinese food QSR brand. Taco Bell is a QSR brand specializing in Mexican-style food.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Quick Service Restaurants
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
SymbolNYSE:YUMC
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-502-8748300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01%
Current Ratio1.69%
Quick Ratio1.42%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio29.01
Forward P/E Ratio28.15
P/E Growth2.45

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.75 billion
Price / Sales2.31
Cash Flow$2.28 per share
Price / Cash17.80
Book Value$6.38 per share
Price / Book6.35

Profitability

Trailing EPS$1.51
Net Income$502 million
Net Margins8.43%
Return on Equity21.35%
Return on Assets14.21%

Miscellaneous

Employees420,000
Outstanding Shares384,270,000

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 special dividend on Friday, October 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, December 21st. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 29th. View Yum China's Dividend History.

How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings Inc (NYSE:YUMC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 5th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $2.04 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.98 billion. Yum China had a net margin of 8.43% and a return on equity of 21.35%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.52 earnings per share. View Yum China's Earnings History.

When will Yum China make its next earnings announcement?

Yum China is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

Where is Yum China's stock going? Where will Yum China's stock price be in 2017?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Yum China's shares. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $51.60. On average, they anticipate Yum China's stock price to reach $44.41 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Yum China.

Are investors shorting Yum China?

Yum China saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,453,428 shares, an increase of 59.1% from the October 31st total of 4,056,177 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,878,675 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are sold short.

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:

  • Fred Zuliu Hu, Chairman of the Board (Age 53)
  • Joey Wat, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director (Age 46)
  • Muktesh Pant, Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 62)
  • Jacky Wei-Jye Lo, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller, Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Alice H. Wang, Senior Vice President - Public Affairs (Age 47)
  • Johnson Huang, General Manager - KFC (Age 54)
  • Peter Kao, General Manager - Pizza Hut Casual Dining (Age 59)
  • Jeff Kuai, General Manager - Pizza Hut Home Service (Age 36)
  • Ted Lee, General Manager - Little Sheep (Age 50)
  • Angela Ai, Chief Development Officer (Age 63)

Who owns Yum China stock?

Yum China's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Goelzer Investment Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Yum China stock include Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Jeff Kuai, Louis Hsieh, Mark Chu, Muktesh Pant, Riu Sun and Shella Ng. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yum China.

Who bought Yum China stock? Who is buying Yum China stock?

Yum China's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goelzer Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Yum China stock in the last two years include Louis Hsieh, Muktesh Pant and Shella Ng. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yum China.

How do I buy Yum China stock?

Shares of Yum China 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 Yum China stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.54.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $15.58 billion and generates $6.75 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $502 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.51 on an earnings per share basis. Yum China employs 420,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Yum China?

Yum China's mailing address is 7100 Corporate Dr, PLANO, TX 75024-4100, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-502-8748300.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Yum China (YUMC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  135 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  266
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Yum China and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.542.542.302.44
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $43.21$43.21$37.35$33.70
Price Target Upside: 5.85% upside5.85% upside4.06% upside15.76% downside

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/9/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$45.00N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$51.50 -> $51.60N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2017NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$51.60N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$41.60 -> $45.10N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeHold -> Buy$45.30N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017CIBCReiterated RatingOutperform -> Outperform$43.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$43.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
9/18/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$51.00LowView Rating Details
7/6/2017Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$33.10 -> $35.90HighView Rating Details
6/2/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageOverweight -> Overweight$42.00MediumView Rating Details
4/7/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$31.00LowView Rating Details
11/28/2016CLSAInitiated CoverageUnderperform$30.00N/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/16/2015 forward)

Earnings

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)

Yum China (NYSE YUMC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/5/2018$0.18N/AView Earnings Details
10/5/2017Q3 2017$0.56$0.52$1.98 billion$2.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/5/2017Q2 2017$0.24$0.27$1.60 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/5/2017Q1 2017$0.38$0.44$1.27 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416$0.12$0.17$1.88 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.61 EPS

Dividends

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:12/21/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:0.25%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:6.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
6.94% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
6.21% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/6/2017special$0.1011/29/201711/30/201712/21/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Yum China (NYSE YUMC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.23%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.57%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Yum China (NYSE:YUMC)

Yum China (NYSE YUMC) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/12/2017Angela AiInsiderSell17,678$43.05$761,037.90View SEC Filing  
10/9/2017Danny TanInsiderSell2,124$41.84$88,868.16View SEC Filing  
8/17/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell22,184$37.72$836,780.48View SEC Filing  
7/31/2017Jeff KuaiInsiderSell620$35.83$22,214.60View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Louis HsiehDirectorBuy30,000$34.85$1,045,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Shella NgInsiderBuy4,420$34.75$153,595.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell11,272$34.10$384,375.20View SEC Filing  
4/25/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell11,142$33.60$374,371.20View SEC Filing  
4/13/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell16,472$33.00$543,576.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Riu SunInsiderSell3,377$32.44$109,549.88View SEC Filing  
4/11/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell5,799$32.50$188,467.50View SEC Filing  
4/7/2017Muktesh PantCEOBuy100,000$31.17$3,117,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2017Riu SunInsiderSell5,422$31.22$169,274.84View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Yum China (NYSE YUMC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Head to Head Survey: Yum China (YUMC) & Its CompetitorsHead to Head Survey: Yum China (YUMC) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 8:42 AM
Reviewing Yum China (YUMC) and The CompetitionReviewing Yum China (YUMC) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 7:16 PM
Analyzing Yum China (YUMC) & Its RivalsAnalyzing Yum China (YUMC) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 8:08 AM
Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesYum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 5:56 AM
Jamba (JMBA) versus Yum China (YUMC) Financial ReviewJamba (JMBA) versus Yum China (YUMC) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 11:34 PM
Noteworthy ETF Outflows: EEMV, BABA, BAP, YUMC - NasdaqNoteworthy ETF Outflows: EEMV, BABA, BAP, YUMC - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 9 at 4:23 PM
EZU, CXSE: Big ETF InflowsEZU, CXSE: Big ETF Inflows
www.nasdaq.com - December 8 at 4:22 PM
Yum China (YUMC) versus The Competition Financial ComparisonYum China (YUMC) versus The Competition Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 5:30 PM
Contrasting Yum China (YUMC) and Its CompetitorsContrasting Yum China (YUMC) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 11:34 AM
Sherpas Sponsors AmCham Shanghais 16th Annual Appreciation DinnerSherpa's Sponsors AmCham Shanghai's 16th Annual Appreciation Dinner
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 10:56 AM
Yum China (YUMC) versus Its Peers Financial SurveyYum China (YUMC) versus Its Peers Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 6 at 11:32 PM
Yum China (YUMC) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchYum China (YUMC) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 11:58 AM
Comparing Yum China (YUMC) and The CompetitionComparing Yum China (YUMC) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 11:26 AM
Financial Survey: Yum China (YUMC) & Its PeersFinancial Survey: Yum China (YUMC) & Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 3 at 7:30 AM
Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Short Interest UpdateYum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 4:44 AM
Critical Analysis: Yum China (YUMC) & Its PeersCritical Analysis: Yum China (YUMC) & Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 3:12 AM
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Yum China (YUMC) to SellZacks Investment Research Downgrades Yum China (YUMC) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 12:22 PM
Yum China Celebrates 30 Years in China, Charts Course for the FutureYum China Celebrates 30 Years in China, Charts Course for the Future
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 10:39 AM
CNS-Yum China Dietary Health Foundation Announces Research GrantsCNS-Yum China Dietary Health Foundation Announces Research Grants
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 10:39 AM
Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2017 - NasdaqYum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 28 at 4:21 PM
Contrasting Yum China (YUMC) and Its PeersContrasting Yum China (YUMC) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 5:22 PM
Reviewing Yum China Holdings (YUMC) and Its PeersReviewing Yum China Holdings (YUMC) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 9:26 AM
Yum China Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:YUMC) : November 24, 2017Yum China Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:YUMC) : November 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 6:38 PM
Critical Analysis: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) & Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST)Critical Analysis: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) & Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 5:18 AM
McDonalds Corporation (MCD) & Yum China Holdings (YUMC) Head-To-Head SurveyMcDonald's Corporation (MCD) & Yum China Holdings (YUMC) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 3:28 AM
Yum China Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : YUMC-US : November 23, 2017Yum China Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : YUMC-US : November 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 8:13 AM
Yum China Holdings (YUMC) & Its Peers Head to Head ComparisonYum China Holdings (YUMC) & Its Peers Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 1:22 AM
Critical Survey: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) & Its CompetitorsCritical Survey: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 1:40 PM
Contrasting Yum China Holdings (YUMC) and Sonic Corp. (SONC)Contrasting Yum China Holdings (YUMC) and Sonic Corp. (SONC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 5:12 AM
Head-To-Head Review: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) vs. The CompetitionHead-To-Head Review: Yum China Holdings (YUMC) vs. The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 1:42 PM
Yum China Holdings Inc. (YUMC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesYum China Holdings Inc. (YUMC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 5:20 AM
Yum China posts 1Q profitYum China posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - April 5 at 5:07 PM
Jury Still Out on Yum Brands Split-Up (YUM, YUMC)Jury Still Out on Yum Brands Split-Up (YUM, YUMC)
www.investopedia.com - March 11 at 11:27 AM
YUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal OfficersYUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 11:27 AM
Jury Still Out on Yum Brands Split-UpJury Still Out on Yum Brands Split-Up
www.investopedia.com - March 11 at 11:27 AM
Is Now the Time to Buy Yum China?Is Now the Time to Buy Yum China?
www.fool.com - February 25 at 4:37 AM
Deutsche sees upside for Yum ChinaDeutsche sees upside for Yum China
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 8:12 AM
YUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, FinYUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Fin
biz.yahoo.com - February 11 at 6:48 AM
Yum Brands same-store sales miss estimatesYum Brands same-store sales miss estimates
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:47 AM
Yum Brands same-store sales miss as fewer dine at Pizza HutYum Brands same-store sales miss as fewer dine at Pizza Hut
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:47 AM
[$$] Yum Revenue, Same-Store Sales Rise[$$] Yum Revenue, Same-Store Sales Rise
www.wsj.com - February 10 at 6:47 AM
YUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements andYUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:50 AM
Q4 and Full Year 2016 Yum China Holdings Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 7:00 pm ET todayQ4 and Full Year 2016 Yum China Holdings Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 7:00 pm ET today
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:50 AM
Edited Transcript of YUMC earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 12:00am GMTEdited Transcript of YUMC earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 12:00am GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:50 AM
How to Trade Yum! Brands After Setting a 52-Week High on TuesdayHow to Trade Yum! Brands After Setting a 52-Week High on Tuesday
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:50 AM
Yum earnings: Taco Bell, KFC will be solid, but Pizza Hut continues to struggleYum earnings: Taco Bell, KFC will be solid, but Pizza Hut continues to struggle
www.marketwatch.com - February 9 at 6:50 AM
Yum China Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:YUMC) : January 30, 2017Yum China Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:YUMC) : January 30, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:18 AM
Refranchising Will Boost Yum Says BernsteinRefranchising Will Boost Yum Says Bernstein
blogs.barrons.com - January 27 at 6:56 AM
Baby DivHut Dividend Income Portfolio Update Q4 2016Baby DivHut Dividend Income Portfolio Update Q4 2016
seekingalpha.com - January 12 at 8:17 AM
YUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Unregistered Sale of Equity Securities, Financial Statements and ExhibitYUM CHINA HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Unregistered Sale of Equity Securities, Financial Statements and Exhibit
biz.yahoo.com - January 9 at 8:45 PM

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