Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM)

106.34
1.08 1.03
NYSE
Prev Close 105.26
Open 105.65
Day Low/High 103.93 / 107.23
52 Wk Low/High 54.95 / 110.66
Volume 1.83M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 301.67B
Market Cap 32.31B
P/E Ratio 31.22
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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On the M&A Takeout Menu: Small and Mid-Size Restaurants

On the M&A Takeout Menu: Small and Mid-Size Restaurants

For starters, Cracker Barrel remains a top candidate.

Acquisitions in Restaurant Land Go On and On

Acquisitions in Restaurant Land Go On and On

There are plenty of others I've served up as potential M&A candidates that have not come to fruition...yet.

Another Slice of PZZA Please!

* It was an across the board beat at Papa John's yesterday * PZZA announced a more aggressive capital allocation strategy - and a new $75 million repurchase program * The outlook is bright  The company reported adjusted EPS of $0.35. As previously r...

Chicken Sandwich Anyone?

A little help from the board please...  Folks, I've just been informed by one of the editors here at TheStreet that he has sampled the new chicken sandwich from Wendy's and was rather unimpressed by it. Said person went on to say the best chicken sa...

Nasty Mix, Lockdown Anxiety, Measuring the Fears, Super Bowl of Tech Earnings

Nasty Mix, Lockdown Anxiety, Measuring the Fears, Super Bowl of Tech Earnings

In plain speak, they ran for the exits on Wednesday, This week has been a period of intense institutional distribution.

You Can Get Some Fries With These Stocks -- and Dividends, Too

You Can Get Some Fries With These Stocks -- and Dividends, Too

In this 'dividend derby' contest, we serve up two fast food restaurant stocks and see which comes out the hottest.

Jim Cramer: Work-From-Home Stocks Have Room to Run

Jim Cramer: Work-From-Home Stocks Have Room to Run

As long as the pandemic rages on, the stay-at-home thesis should stay strong.

Jim Cramer: There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere

Jim Cramer: There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere

Let's check out both the stocks that are going strong -- even without a stimulus -- and what I call the nascent bull markets.

Restaurant Stocks Reveal Industry's Feast-or-Famine State

Restaurant Stocks Reveal Industry's Feast-or-Famine State

The shares of several chains are doing surprisingly well while others are struggling as the pandemic puts restaurants' survival skills to the test.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the President Is Gambling With Stimulus

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the President Is Gambling With Stimulus

The market is reflecting a triumph of big business over small business, and here's what that means for individual stocks.

Yum! Brands Could Serve Up Some Tasty Returns in the Months Ahead

Yum! Brands Could Serve Up Some Tasty Returns in the Months Ahead

Let's review the charts and indicators.

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Show the Market's Betting on a Vaccine

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Show the Market's Betting on a Vaccine

The prices of hotels and even beaten up retailers say that many believe a vaccine is on the way -- here's how I would get positioned.

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 Brands  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.