Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM)

72.89
2.40 3.40
NYSE : Consumer Services
Prev Close 70.50
Open 73.99
Day Low/High 73.39 / 75.50
52 Wk Low/High 54.95 / 119.72
Volume 382.18K
Avg Volume 2.71M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 300.82M
Market Cap 19.04B
EPS 4.20
P/E Ratio 15.29
Div & Yield 1.88 (2.62%)

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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.

Can UberEats Eat GrubHub and DoorDash's Lunch?

Can UberEats Eat GrubHub and DoorDash's Lunch?

Uber is promising growth with UberEats but its up to consumers to decide who can really deliver the goods.

YUM! Brands Could Serve Investors Well

YUM! Brands Could Serve Investors Well

The fast-food restaurant company appears ready to resume its upward trend after a brief sideways pause.

Jim Cramer: 7 Sectors You Can Buy as the Trade War Continues

Jim Cramer: 7 Sectors You Can Buy as the Trade War Continues

These stocks and sectors are safe havens, and may even be opportunities.

3 Stocks From Jim Cramer to Consider for Your Stock Market Shopping List

3 Stocks From Jim Cramer to Consider for Your Stock Market Shopping List

Think Yum Brands, Costco and RH, all of which have little to no Chinese exposure.

Jim Cramer: Even if Slowdown Hits, You'll Look Good With These Six Stocks

Jim Cramer: Even if Slowdown Hits, You'll Look Good With These Six Stocks

Estee Lauder is among the companies that are sure winners, no matter which way the economy goes.

A New Brand of Protest Emerges in Hong Kong

A New Brand of Protest Emerges in Hong Kong

A Japanese drink-maker, as well as Cigna and Yum! Brands' Pizza Hut, have been swept into the 'product politics' battle between pro-democracy demonstrators and pro-Mainland authorities.

Chipotle, Shake Shack Lead Best Restaurant Performers in 2019

Chipotle, Shake Shack Lead Best Restaurant Performers in 2019

Bigger is better as the major restaurants dominate the sector.

Wait on Taking an Equity Stake in Beyond Meat

Wait on Taking an Equity Stake in Beyond Meat

The key to BYND's growth is fast food.

Buy Stocks at a Big Discount With These 7 Closed-End Funds

Buy Stocks at a Big Discount With These 7 Closed-End Funds

Closed-end funds provide several benefits to investors over mutual funds.

Jim Cramer: U.S. Companies Are Ready for China Tariffs

Jim Cramer: U.S. Companies Are Ready for China Tariffs

Only economists and pundits seem to be worried about a pending crash that might never occur.

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Avoid on Trump's Latest China Tweet

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Avoid on Trump's Latest China Tweet

As usual, the stocks that bounce back first are the tech stocks with little Chinese exposure and the consumer packaged goods that just demonstrated good numbers.

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