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Yum China Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.97 (+1.66 %)
(As of 01/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $59.34
50-Day Range
MA: $57.90
52-Week Range
Now: $59.34
Volume1.08 million shs
Average Volume1.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.88 billion
P/E Ratio45.30
Dividend Yield0.41%
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. It operates franchise restaurants under the KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Little Sheep, East Dawning, and COFFii & JOY names. As of July 29, 2020, the company operated approximately 10,000 restaurants in China and internationally. Yum China Holdings, Inc. has strategic agreements with China Petrochemical Corporation and with China National Petroleum Corporation to collaborate on the development of franchise restaurants at gas stations. Yum China Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Shanghai, China.
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Overall MarketRank

1.81 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

41st out of 383 stocks

Eating Places Industry

6th out of 66 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Cash Flow$3.46 per share
Book Value$8.45 per share


Net Income$713 million


Market Cap$24.88 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Confirmed)
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Yum China (NYSE:YUMC) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Yum China's stock was trading at $41.78 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, YUMC shares have increased by 42.0% and is now trading at $59.34.
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Is Yum China a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yum China in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Yum China stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Yum China?

Wall Street analysts have given Yum China a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Yum China wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Yum China's next earnings date?

Yum China is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How can I listen to Yum China's earnings call?

Yum China will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 3rd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Yum China's earnings last quarter?

Yum China Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:YUMC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.20. The business earned $2.35 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.26 billion. Yum China had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.35% and a net margin of 6.33%.
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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 Friday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 25th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, December 16th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 24th.
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Is Yum China a good dividend stock?

Yum China pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.41%. The dividend payout ratio of Yum China is 12.77%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Yum China will have a dividend payout ratio of 12.90% next year. This indicates that Yum China will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for YUMC?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Yum China's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $68.70. On average, they anticipate Yum China's stock price to reach $54.73 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%.
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Are investors shorting Yum China?

Yum China saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 18,250,000 shares, an increase of 22.2% from the December 15th total of 14,930,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,170,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 8.4 days.
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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), Intel (INTC), Bank of America (BAC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Visa (V) and Alphabet (GOOG).

Who are Yum China's key executives?

Yum China's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Joey Wat, CEO & Director (Age 49, Pay $7.17M)
  • Mr. Ka Wai Yeung, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Aiken Yuen, Chief People Officer (Age 60, Pay $1.69M)
  • Mr. Danny Tan, Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 51, Pay $2.6M)
  • Ms. Xueling Lu, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Leila Zhang, Chief Technology Officer (Age 51)
  • Christie Ju, VP of Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Mr. W. K. Chan, Chief Legal Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Alice Wang, Chief Public Affairs Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Steven Li, Chief Marketing Officer

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%), E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd. (0.03%), YHB Investment Advisors Inc. (0.02%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.01%), Strs Ohio (0.01%) and TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Yum China stock include Aiken Yuen, Alice H Wang, Angela Ai, Danny Tan, Jacky Wei-Jye Lo, Muktesh Pant, 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 Highland Capital Management LLC, TCI Wealth Advisors Inc., Legato Capital Management LLC, E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd., TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Huntington National Bank, and Weather Gauge Advisory LLC. Company insiders that have sold Yum China company stock in the last year include Aiken Yuen, and Danny Tan.
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Which institutional investors are buying Yum China stock?

YUMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Meridian Wealth Management LLC, Ironwood Financial llc, MEAG MUNICH ERGO Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH, and Foster Group Inc..
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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 WeBull, 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 $59.34.

How big of a company is Yum China?

Yum China has a market capitalization of $24.88 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]china.com.

This page was last updated on 1/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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