Yum Brands Inc (YUM)

YUM (NYSE:Leisure)
neg -0.50
Today's Range: 75.14 - 75.99 | YUM Avg Daily Volume: 3,345,500
Last Update: 04/21/14 - 10:46 AM EDT
Volume: 654,009
YTD Performance: 0.97%
Open: $75.45
Previous Close: $76.34
52 Week Range: $63.16 - $78.68
Oustanding Shares: 442,931,286
Market Cap: 33,737,768,917
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for YUM
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 11 10 9 8
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 1
Hold 11 11 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 2.05 2.14 2.19
Latest Dividend: 0.37
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.97%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/09/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 31.81
Price Earnings Comparisons:
YUM Sector Avg. S&P 500
31.81 32.30 29.08
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.88% 15.27% 49.33%
Revenue -4.00 0.15 0.05
Net Income -33.80 -0.10 -0.03
EPS -29.90 -0.01 0.00
Earnings for YUM:
Revenue 13.08B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.84 $0.70 $3.64 $4.18
Number of Analysts 15 14 18 16
High Estimate $0.90 $0.77 $3.85 $4.45
Low Estimate $0.81 $0.64 $3.50 $4.00
Prior Year $0.70 $0.56 $2.97 $3.64
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 20.29% 24.74% 22.41% 14.86%
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Apr 21, 2014 | 8:02 AM EDT
YUM was downgraded to Neutral from Overweight, JPM said. Valuation call with new reporting structure. 

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It's a good stock to consider owning, but patience is warranted.
Mar 06, 2014 | 7:49 AM EST
YUM was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Robert Baird said. Valuation call, as the stock has underperformed. $87 price target. ...
If you paid too much, be prepared to wait.
If a stock looks like it will be obvious in hindsight, buy it.

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