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

$47.58 1.61 (3.50 %)
(As of 01/23/2018 12:52 PM ET)
Previous Close$45.97
Today's Range$46.46 - $47.59
52-Week Range$25.53 - $47.82
Volume3.04 million shs
Average Volume2.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.21 billion
P/E Ratio31.51
Dividend Yield0.22%
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+1-469-9802898

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio31.5099337748344
Forward P/E Ratio33.27
P/E Growth2.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.75 billion
Price / Sales2.71
Cash Flow$2.36 per share
Price / Cash20.14
Book Value$6.38 per share
Price / Book7.46

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. Investors 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) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 5th. The company reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.04. The business earned $2.04 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.98 billion. Yum China had a return on equity of 21.35% and a net margin of 8.43%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.52 EPS. 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 Wednesday, February, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Yum China.

Where is Yum China's stock going? Where will Yum China's stock price be in 2018?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Yum China's shares. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Yum China's stock price to reach $45.29 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Yum China.

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, Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Alice H. Wang, Senior Vice President - Public Affairs (Age 47)
  • Xueling Lu, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • 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)

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 $47.58.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $18.21 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 +1-469-9802898.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Yum China (YUMC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  146 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  288
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: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.752.732.542.33
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 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)
4 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $45.29$44.41$43.21$36.81
Price Target Upside: 11.47% upside8.79% upside5.85% upside5.33% upside

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
1/3/2018MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$55.00MediumView Rating Details
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
6/2/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated 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 1/23/2016 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
2/7/2018$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
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.61
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q2 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q4 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:12/21/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:0.21%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:6.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
6.99% (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: 80.06%
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 TransactionShares Held After 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$836,780.4823,457View SEC Filing  
7/31/2017Jeff KuaiInsiderSell620$35.83$22,214.602,692View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Louis HsiehDirectorBuy30,000$34.85$1,045,500.0039,080View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Shella NgInsiderBuy4,420$34.75$153,595.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell11,272$34.10$384,375.2022,855View SEC Filing  
4/25/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell11,142$33.60$374,371.2022,855View SEC Filing  
4/13/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell16,472$33.00$543,576.0032,855View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Riu SunInsiderSell3,377$32.44$109,549.88View SEC Filing  
4/11/2017Mark ChuInsiderSell5,799$32.50$188,467.502,855View SEC Filing  
4/7/2017Muktesh PantCEOBuy100,000$31.17$3,117,000.00115,733View SEC Filing  
4/7/2017Riu SunInsiderSell5,422$31.22$169,274.8417,828View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Yum China (NYSE YUMC) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Why Yum China Holdings, Inc. Stock Popped 53.2% in 2017Why Yum China Holdings, Inc. Stock Popped 53.2% in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 12:05 PM
Here’s How Yum China Cooked Up a 53% Rally for Shareholders in 2017Here’s How Yum China Cooked Up a 53% Rally for Shareholders in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 12:05 PM
Critical Survey: Yum China (YUMC) versus Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI)Critical Survey: Yum China (YUMC) versus Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 1:32 PM
XLI, XSOE: Big ETF InflowsXLI, XSOE: Big ETF Inflows
www.nasdaq.com - January 16 at 4:24 PM
Yum China (YUMC) Sees One-Time $160M Charge as Result of U.S. Tax ReformYum China (YUMC) Sees One-Time $160M Charge as Result of U.S. Tax Reform
www.streetinsider.com - January 16 at 4:24 PM
Yum China expects to book one-time tax charge of $160 million in Q4Yum China expects to book one-time tax charge of $160 million in Q4
www.marketwatch.com - January 16 at 10:32 AM
Yum China Estimates One-Time Charge as a result of U.S. Tax ReformYum China Estimates One-Time Charge as a result of U.S. Tax Reform
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:32 AM
Will Tacos and Burritos Be a Hit in China?Will Tacos and Burritos Be a Hit in China?
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:32 AM
Yum China Target of Unusually High Options Trading (YUMC)Yum China Target of Unusually High Options Trading (YUMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 3:40 AM
Yum China to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results on February 7, 2018Yum China to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results on February 7, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 10:42 AM
Yum China Holdings Inc Expected to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.48 Per Share (YUMC)Yum China Holdings Inc Expected to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.48 Per Share (YUMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 4:38 AM
Oppenheimer Comments on Yum China Holdings Incs FY2019 Earnings (YUMC)Oppenheimer Comments on Yum China Holdings Inc's FY2019 Earnings (YUMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 3:40 PM
Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsYum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 6:00 AM
Yum China (YUMC) Now Covered by Analysts at MacquarieYum China (YUMC) Now Covered by Analysts at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 10:58 AM
AAXJ, JD, CTRP, YUMC: ETF Inflow Alert - NasdaqAAXJ, JD, CTRP, YUMC: ETF Inflow Alert - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 30 at 4:20 PM
Financial Comparison: Wendys (WEN) vs. Yum China (YUMC)Financial Comparison: Wendys (WEN) vs. Yum China (YUMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 29 at 9:34 PM
Yum China Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (YUMC)Yum China Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (YUMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 29 at 2:32 AM
Yum China Brings More Tacos to Shanghai with Two New Taco Bell RestaurantsYum China Brings More Tacos to Shanghai with Two New Taco Bell Restaurants
finance.yahoo.com - December 26 at 10:20 AM
Comparing Yum China (YUMC) and Country Syl Ckng Restaurant Chain (CCSC)Comparing Yum China (YUMC) and Country Syl Ckng Restaurant Chain (CCSC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 26 at 5:48 AM
Interesting YUMC Put And Call Options For February 2018Interesting YUMC Put And Call Options For February 2018
www.nasdaq.com - December 21 at 4:28 PM
Yum China Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YUMC-US : December 21, 2017Yum China Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YUMC-US : December 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 10:31 AM
BRIEF-New Yum China Building Opens in ShanghaiBRIEF-New Yum China Building Opens in Shanghai
www.reuters.com - December 19 at 10:35 AM
New Yum China Building Opens in ShanghaiNew Yum China Building Opens in Shanghai
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 10:35 AM
Reviewing Yum China (YUMC) & Arcos Dorados (ARCO)Reviewing Yum China (YUMC) & Arcos Dorados (ARCO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 5:26 AM
Contrasting Yum China (YUMC) & CEC Entertainment (CEC)Contrasting Yum China (YUMC) & CEC Entertainment (CEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 1:28 AM
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

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