Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM)

91.88
0.50 0.55
NYSE
Prev Close 91.38
Open 91.88
Day Low/High 91.39 / 92.45
52 Wk Low/High 54.95 / 115.17
Volume 1.65M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 301.40B
Market Cap 27.54B
P/E Ratio 27.44
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Taco Friday

While Chipotle continues to test cauliflower rice as a follow-up move to its paleo, keto and other lifestyle bowls, it's being reported that Yum BrandsĀ  Taco Bell is once again cutting back its menu offering. On the chopping block this time are Mexi...

Restaurant Drive Thru and Pick Up

As a result of the pandemic, much has been said about mobile order and drive thru. That led Cowen to publish some really bullish comments (and expectations) for Chipotle Mexican Grill late this week. The firm sees the company's Chiptolane drive thru...

Jim Cramer: If These Retailers Get Hit, Then Buy Them

Jim Cramer: If These Retailers Get Hit, Then Buy Them

This week we'll hear from WMT, HD, LOW and TGT, and here's why these big fish retailers will gobble up the small ones during this pandemic.

Yum Raised to Buy at Deutsche Bank

Jim Cramer: The Death Knell of the Traditional Sit Down Restaurant

Jim Cramer: The Death Knell of the Traditional Sit Down Restaurant

After listening to the Yum call you know that almost every restaurateur seeking to make a profit will most likely fail.

The Ups and Downs of Chuck E. Cheese and the Restaurant Sector

The Ups and Downs of Chuck E. Cheese and the Restaurant Sector

As a whole, publicly traded restaurant names are doing better than I would have expected year-to-date.

Yum Brands Could Creep Higher but Chart Resistance Could Become an Issue

Yum Brands Could Creep Higher but Chart Resistance Could Become an Issue

There are positive technical signals for the restaurant opeator's shares, but further gains could run into a ceiling.

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

There was a mild increase in trading volume at the New York Stock Exchange, but it was a rotational shift.

Morning Coffee, and Earnings

Good morning folks, I once again have the pleasure of sitting in for Doug and it's going to be a doozie of a day between March quarter earnings this morning from Boeing , Yum! Brands , General Dynamics , Northrop Grumman , General Electric and Maste...

Let's Go Trend Spotting

Let's Go Trend Spotting

Intraday trends -- relentless trends -- are becoming the name of the game, so let's focus on the rotation from Nasdaq names into the Russell 2000 and financials.

Hungry for Restaurant Dividends While Avoiding Outbreak Indigestion? Read This

Hungry for Restaurant Dividends While Avoiding Outbreak Indigestion? Read This

Spotting a well-positioned dividend-paying restaurant company means you'll want to ensure it has these qualities.

The Net Profit Margins of These 10 Restaurants Might Surprise You

The Net Profit Margins of These 10 Restaurants Might Surprise You

When I scan the restaurant space, I remain perplexed, wondering not only when they might be able to reopen, but also how quickly consumers will come back, and to what degree?

A Contrast in the Cost of Capital

* Viacom, Yum Brands and Carnival go to the debt markets A week ago Viacom sold $2.5 billion of bonds at around 4.6%. A few days ago Yum Brands at approximately 7.75%. Today, Carnival is raising about $4 billion at between 12%-13%.

Good-Bye to March 2020, Retailmageddon, 32% Unemployment? Trading DocuSign

Good-Bye to March 2020, Retailmageddon, 32% Unemployment? Trading DocuSign

I don't think it would be too much of a stretch to imagine that too many investors, or citizens for that matter, will mind seeing March 2020 head on out of here.

Jim Cramer: Between $100 Million and a Rate Cut, I'd Choose the Money

Jim Cramer: Between $100 Million and a Rate Cut, I'd Choose the Money

Offering a prize for finding a medicine or vaccine to stop the coronavirus would be much more effective at halting this market derailment than cutting rates.

Jim Cramer: Being a Tortoise Isn't So Bad in an Age of Rapid, Errant Information

Jim Cramer: Being a Tortoise Isn't So Bad in an Age of Rapid, Errant Information

The inaccurate reporting on PepsiCo's earnings shows why it can be costly to react to the rapid-fire news stories that follow a release.

China Reduces Tariffs, 20 Year Treasury Bonds, Pricey Peloton: Market Recon

China Reduces Tariffs, 20 Year Treasury Bonds, Pricey Peloton: Market Recon

This move by Beijing comes on top of massive injections of liquidity into that nation's financial system earlier this week.

YUM! Has The Habit, Are There More Acquisitions Coming?

YUM! Has The Habit, Are There More Acquisitions Coming?

If YUM wanted to go big in casual dining, it could make a play for Dine Brands Global.

Restaurant Stocks Are Off to a Decent Start in 2020

Restaurant Stocks Are Off to a Decent Start in 2020

The best performer year-to-date is small name The Habit Restaurants, courtesy of YUM's January 6th $14 per share offer.

Competition Is Fierce in Restaurant Stocks

Competition Is Fierce in Restaurant Stocks

One noted newcomer was Kura Sushi USA, and this is likely not the last we've heard of publicly traded sushi restaurants.

Symmetry's a Thing of Chart Beauty, So Let's Check It in LULU, YUM and GOOGL

Symmetry's a Thing of Chart Beauty, So Let's Check It in LULU, YUM and GOOGL

Let's review symmetry in price in these three stocks and give a warning about Alphabet's.

Food for (Investment) Thought: 5 Favorite Fast Food Stocks

Food for (Investment) Thought: 5 Favorite Fast Food Stocks

These top picks look appetizing amid solid consumer spending and low unemployment.

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Markets are watching what Fed Chair Powell will signal for future rate cuts during this afternoon's FOMC rate decision.

Wendy's Beefs Up Its Dividend

Wendy's Beefs Up Its Dividend

WEN boosted its quarterly dividend to 12 cents a share, up from 10 cents, continuing its annual streak of modest dividend increases started in 2012.

Jim Cramer: McDonald's? I'd Go With Chipotle, It's Taking Share From Everyone

Jim Cramer: McDonald's? I'd Go With Chipotle, It's Taking Share From Everyone

If you own McDonald's I think you can ride this weakness out as ultimately if there is something wrong I am confident that CEO Steve Easterbrook will figure it out and fix it.

Restaurant Stocks on Fire: Pricey Shake Shack Leads, While Sushi Goes Public

Restaurant Stocks on Fire: Pricey Shake Shack Leads, While Sushi Goes Public

A basket of 38 restaurant stocks I track (large and small) is up about 20% for the year.

The Charts of Yum! Brands Could Use a Rest Before Making New Highs

The Charts of Yum! Brands Could Use a Rest Before Making New Highs

Let's see if the charts point higher.

Jim Cramer: The Robust American Consumer

Jim Cramer: The Robust American Consumer

The freedom of choice coupled with a plentiful job market and frugality define this new beast.