Yum! Brands, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E23.16 EPS (ttm)3.20 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand437.49M Perf Week3.72%
Market Cap32.42B Forward P/E20.79 EPS next Y3.56 Insider Trans-41.02% Shs Float436.22M Perf Month2.86%
Income1.46B PEG2.10 EPS next Q0.66 Inst Own79.00% Short Float1.32% Perf Quarter7.81%
Sales13.46B P/S2.41 EPS this Y-29.90% Inst Trans0.42% Short Ratio1.82 Perf Half Y1.55%
Book/sh5.65 P/B13.12 EPS next Y13.50% ROA16.50% Target Price79.00 Perf Year8.44%
Cash/sh2.31 P/C32.07 EPS next 5Y11.02% ROE63.30% 52W Range64.46 - 82.61 Perf YTD2.31%
Dividend1.64 P/FCF60.15 EPS past 5Y3.90% ROI25.40% 52W High-10.28% Beta0.78
Dividend %2.21% Quick Ratio0.90 Sales past 5Y3.00% Gross Margin27.80% 52W Low14.97% ATR1.48
Employees75460 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q-3.20% Oper. Margin16.00% RSI (14)56.63 Volatility2.21% 1.81%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.35 EPS Q/Q169.70% Profit Margin10.80% Rel Volume1.03 Prev Close73.79
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.32 EarningsFeb 04 AMC Payout45.40% Avg Volume3.16M Price74.11
Recom2.40 SMA202.69% SMA501.12% SMA2000.74% Volume3,252,421 Change0.43%
Dec-10-14Reiterated Stifel Buy $105 → $100
Dec-10-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Top Pick $85 → $82
Oct-08-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $76 → $71
Sep-04-14Reiterated UBS Buy $90 → $85
Jul-31-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $85 → $75
Jul-18-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $90 → $85
Jul-08-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $89 → $100
Jul-07-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Top Pick $87 → $94
Apr-15-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $72 → $83
Apr-02-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $80 → $89
Mar-06-14Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $79 → $87
Jan-08-14Initiated UBS Buy
Jan-07-14Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Top Pick $85 → $87
Dec-05-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $80 → $85
Nov-22-13Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $72 → $90
Nov-08-13Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $80
Oct-09-13Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $80 → $76
Oct-09-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $72 → $68
Jul-16-13Initiated Stifel Buy $105
Jul-09-13Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $73 → $80
Jan-24-15 09:00AM  Why a McDonalds Turnaround Is Such a Supersized Challenge at TheStreet
12:09AM  Taco Bell reduces salt in quiet campaign at USA TODAY
Jan-23-15 06:05PM  Business Highlights AP
04:35PM  Nibble on these top restaurant stocks: Analyst at CNBC
02:40PM  Hot restaurant stocks CNBC
02:17PM  McDonald's Sells Turnaround Effort to Investors, But Comes Up Short at TheStreet
12:24PM  Starbucks Heads to New Record High at
09:12AM  McDonald's Earnings Disappoint, But Investors Focus on Positives at TheStreet
Jan-22-15 06:32PM  Crude Oil Price Plunge: Stocks That Should Benefit at Investor's Business Daily
05:30AM  Philippines' Jollibee says keen to buy a $1 bln U.S. fast food firm Reuters
02:43AM  Philippines' Jollibee Foods looks to acquire $1 bln U.S. firm Reuters
Jan-21-15 01:32PM  Investors Watch McDonalds Same-Store Sales Market Realist
09:32AM  Earnings Preview: McDonalds Latest Revenue Expectations Market Realist
08:31AM  An Analysis Of Starbucks EBITDA Market Realist
Jan-20-15 04:50PM  Twitter Expands in Asia, Buys Indian Firm for $30M - Analyst Blog Zacks
03:32PM  McDonalds Set To Report Latest Earnings Market Realist
01:57PM  Janney: Yum Should Spin Off Taco Bell at
12:31PM  Starbucks Geographic Segment Update Market Realist
10:10AM  Investors Can't Get Enough of Fast Casual Restaurant Plays at TheStreet
08:40AM  Taco Bell should spin off from Yum Brands: analyst at MarketWatch
Jan-16-15 12:12PM  Things To Keep In Mind About Shake Shacks IPO Market Realist
10:50AM  Chipotle's Pulled Pork And What It Means For The Company And The Industry at Forbes
10:40AM  Company Profile for Yum! Brands, Inc. Business Wire
Jan-15-15 10:12AM  Shake Shacks Single-Digit Same-Store Sales Growth History Market Realist
Jan-14-15 09:27PM  McDonald's Australian experiment is to look less like McDonald's Reuters
04:12PM  Have Shake Shacks Revenues Impressed Investors? Market Realist
02:12PM  Analyzing Shake Shacks Fine-Casual Concept Market Realist
12:31PM  Top Ways Struggling McDonald's Is Trying to Reinvent Itself at TheStreet
09:47AM  Carnitas crisis: Chipotle pulls pork from menu Yahoo Finance
Jan-13-15 09:56AM  Five Schools Nationwide Win $5,000 in Technology Products through Participation in Lead2Feed Business Wire
Jan-12-15 10:04AM  Are breakfast sandwiches the new burgers? at MarketWatch
Jan-08-15 02:00PM  Pizza Inn Holdings: Don't call us Pizza Inn at CNBC
Jan-06-15 05:03PM  Manitowoc foodservice segment neutralizes cyclicality of cranes Market Realist
Dec-31-14 10:38AM  Wage hikes: States getting a raise CNBC
10:01AM  Minimum wage raise will help economy: Advocate at CNBC
07:33AM  Changes ahead to minimum wage CNBC
Dec-30-14 12:26PM  Six-Month Expansion Outlook Positive for Restaurant Operators Market Realist
Dec-29-14 02:26PM  How Saving Rates Can Affect Restaurant Performance Market Realist
11:45AM  China 'deletes' Gmail, shuts Google out of mainland Yahoo Finance
10:40AM  Travel & leisure: Hot or not? CNBC
Dec-26-14 04:26PM  Low Inflation Cautiosly Positive For Restaurants Market Realist
Dec-23-14 04:47PM  Panera Breads Key Costs Of Operation Market Realist
10:47AM  Why Panera Breads Same-Store Sales Failed To Impress Market Realist
09:00AM  Will Tweet For Food: 7 Dining Technology Advances For 2015 at Forbes
Dec-22-14 03:31PM  Restaurant Stocks: A Year in Review and What to Order in 2015 at TheStreet
Dec-20-14 07:00AM  A Continent of New Consumers Morningstar
Dec-18-14 10:56PM  Louisville 1st-in-South to raise minimum wage AP
10:25AM  What Is Chipotle Mexican Grill? Market Realist
Dec-16-14 07:00AM  What the 3 Worst Fast Food Flops of 2014 All Had in Common at TheStreet
Dec-15-14 02:10PM  Downward trend: McDonalds November Same-Store Sales Market Realist
Dec-12-14 03:33PM  Yum! to Grow China Comps with New Units, Breakfast Menu Zacks
01:50PM  Yum! Brands Continues to Fall on China Food Scandal Zacks
01:32PM  Jefferies Raises Yum! Brands Price Target Benzinga
12:00PM  Davidson Kempner sells position in Starbucks Market Realist
11:58AM  Will Yum! Brands (YUM) Stock Gain Today After This Analyst Action? at TheStreet
10:35AM  5 restaurant moves that actually mattered in 2014 Yahoo Finance
10:31AM  KFC Asks Consumers To 'Fill Up For Good' This Holiday Season PR Newswire
09:39AM  Jim Cramer on the Economy: Drop in Oil Prices Is the Real Stimulus at TheStreet
09:25AM  Yum! Brands: it is all about changing diets and China Yahoo Finance Blogs
12:17AM  Former Taco Bell Chief Takes On Yum at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-11-14 10:39PM  [$$] Former Taco Bell Chief Takes On Yum at The Wall Street Journal
07:16PM  Former Taco Bell Chief Takes On Yum at The Wall Street Journal
04:36PM  Yum Says China Remains Biggest Growth Target Despite Scandals at Bloomberg
04:00PM  Walgreen no long a Davidson Kempner position Market Realist
03:52PM  KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Want Even More Millennial Customers in 2015 Entrepreneur
12:00PM  CBS gets position with Davidson Kempner Market Realist
11:30AM  New Survey on Sex Harassment in Fast Food and Restaurant Industry Adds to Workers' Issues at Forbes
09:41AM  Yum's November same-restaurant sales in China fall 15 pct Reuters
09:01AM  Yum's November same-restaurant sales in China fell 15 pct Reuters
08:17AM  A fast food first... 'clean' eating CNBC
08:06AM  Michaels Companies, Carmike Cinemas, Yum! Brands and McDonald's highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day Zacks
06:19AM  Cramer: Oil Is the Real Stimulus TheStreet
Dec-10-14 07:43PM  Yum! Brands: China Spin-Off "Inevitable", Stifel Defends at -6.24%
05:45PM  Stock Pops & Drops: GMCR, GS, YUM & SWC CNBC
05:15PM  Equity markets felland fell hard (no recovery like yesterday) Yahoo Finance Blogs
03:24PM  Yum! Brands Plunges on China Guidance: What Wall Street's Saying at TheStreet
01:25PM  Stocks Lower In Afternoon; Yum Down On China Weakness at Investor's Business Daily
12:59PM  U.S. Stocks Fall, Energy Shares Renew Selloff Bloomberg
12:40PM  Yum! Brands Slashes Earnings View Again on China Woes Zacks
12:36PM  J.P. Morgan Chase needs $21B says Fed, Yum!'s China problem, Keurig Green Mountain grinds higher Yahoo Finance
12:27PM  4 Stocks, 4 trades: Broadcom does it right CNBC
11:24AM  US STOCKS-Energy weakness pulls Wall St lower Reuters
09:55AM  YUM! Brands (YUM) Stock Declining Today on Guidance Cut at TheStreet
09:22AM  US STOCKS-Wall St to open slightly lower after choppy session Reuters
09:14AM  [video]Revealing How Chicken McNuggets Are Made Wont Save McDonalds at TheStreet
09:09AM  Yum! falls; Krispy Kreme not so sweet; BP's big restructuring charge Hot Stock Minute
09:07AM  Time to break up Yum Brands? CNBC
07:58AM  Tuesdays Notable Options Activity: Have You Tried Staples? Yahoo Finance Blogs
07:21AM  Stocks sink; Oil resumes slide; OPEC slashes demand outlook for 2015 Hot Stock Minute
06:52AM  December 10 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know TheStreet
06:44AM  Story Stocks from
03:59AM  KFC calls on Chinese diners to inspect its kitchen Reuters
Dec-09-14 08:38PM  Yum! Cuts Profit Outlook Again, China Spin-Off On The Cards? at
06:06PM  Yum: China sales slow to recover from food scare AP
05:43PM  Yum! Brands Cuts Outlook On Slow Recovery In China Benzinga
05:29PM  Yum Brands shares fall on muted outlook at MarketWatch
05:28PM  Yum Brands cuts profit forecast again on slow China recovery Reuters
05:13PM  Yum Gives Weak Outlook at The Wall Street Journal
04:55PM  Issues in China Still Weighing on Yum! at 24/7 Wall St.
04:45PM  After-hours buzz: Krispy Kreme, Korn/Ferry & more at CNBC
YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates quick service restaurants in the United States and internationally. It operates in six segments: YUM Restaurants China, YUM Restaurants International, Taco Bell U.S., KFC U.S., Pizza Hut U.S., and YUM Restaurants India. The company develops, operates, franchises, and licenses a system of restaurants, which prepare, package, and sell various food items, as well as operates casual dining concept restaurants. As of August 11, 2014, it operated approximately 40,000 restaurants in 125 countries and territories primarily under the KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, and Mexican-style food categories. The company was formerly known as TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. and changed its name to YUM! Brands, Inc. in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
RYAN THOMAS MDirectorJan 01Option Exercise72.852,875209,44440,118Jan 02 12:34 PM
Eaton Roger G.President KFC Global and COODec 19Option Exercise71.746,728482,66728,706Dec 19 01:48 PM
Carucci RichardPresidentDec 19Option Exercise71.7436,0862,588,81039,449Dec 19 01:43 PM
Creed GregCEO - Taco BellDec 19Option Exercise71.741,747125,33038,932Dec 19 01:55 PM
CAMPBELL CHRISTAINSVP GC and CFPODec 18Option Exercise29.2950,7451,486,32164,033Dec 19 11:23 AM
CAMPBELL CHRISTAINSVP GC and CFPODec 18Sale71.1415,1191,075,49813,288Dec 19 11:23 AM
Cavanagh Michael JDirectorDec 16Buy69.1810,000691,81810,000Dec 16 05:04 PM
NOVAK DAVID CChair CEODec 15Option Exercise24.47517,97812,673,627813,642Dec 16 02:58 PM
BYERLEIN HOLLAN ANNEChief People OfficerDec 15Sale72.8324,7791,804,7564Dec 16 03:19 PM
NOVAK DAVID CChair CEODec 15Sale70.94175,32112,436,711295,664Dec 16 02:58 PM
su Jingshyh SChair & CEO - China DivisionNov 21Option Exercise22.5365,0391,465,329191,779Nov 25 10:01 AM
su Jingshyh SChair & CEO - China DivisionNov 21Sale75.9990,0396,841,739101,740Nov 25 10:01 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsNov 17Option Exercise32.986,000197,88028,131Nov 18 03:00 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsNov 17Sale75.001,776133,20022,131Nov 18 03:00 PM
LINEN JONATHAN SDirectorOct 22Option Exercise22.535,420122,1139,858Oct 23 04:09 PM
LINEN JONATHAN SDirectorOct 22Sale69.101,804124,6508,054Oct 23 04:09 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsOct 09Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Oct 09 04:58 PM
RYAN THOMAS MDirectorOct 09Option Exercise21.782,75660,01937,243Oct 09 05:05 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsOct 09Sale70.362,664187,44622,131Oct 09 04:58 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsSep 02Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Sep 03 08:40 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsSep 02Sale71.542,711193,95222,131Sep 03 08:40 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsJul 01Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Jul 01 03:56 PM
Creed GregCEO - Taco BellJul 01Option Exercise81.201,747141,85637,873Jul 01 04:14 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsJul 01Sale81.852,997245,29022,131Jul 01 03:56 PM
Pant MukteshCEO KFCJun 25Option Exercise26.5312,866341,30325,682Jun 27 09:10 AM
Pant MukteshCEO KFCJun 25Sale82.0012,8661,055,01212,816Jun 27 09:10 AM
Pant MukteshCEO KFCJun 09Option Exercise26.5312,865341,27625,681Jun 10 03:48 PM
Pant MukteshCEO KFCJun 09Sale80.0112,8651,029,28012,816Jun 10 03:48 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsJun 02Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Jun 04 02:35 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsJun 02Sale77.672,888224,32322,131Jun 04 02:35 PM
LINEN JONATHAN SDirectorMay 05Buy76.1210,000761,17620,000May 05 02:20 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsMay 01Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631May 08 10:51 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsMay 01Sale76.242,847217,06022,131May 08 10:51 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsApr 01Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Apr 01 04:30 PM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerApr 01Option Exercise24.474,159101,7604,159Apr 01 04:37 PM
su Jingshyh SChair & CEO - China DivisionApr 01Option Exercise75.3935,8722,704,390126,740Apr 02 10:57 AM
Russell David EricVice President, ControllerApr 01Option Exercise75.393,676277,1346,941Apr 02 10:50 AM
BYERLEIN HOLLAN ANNEChief People OfficerApr 01Option Exercise75.3918,3291,381,82332,479Apr 02 10:42 AM
Creed GregCEO - Taco BellApr 01Option Exercise75.3914,2051,070,91542,575Apr 02 10:36 AM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerApr 01Sale75.981,422108,0480Apr 01 04:37 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsApr 01Sale75.982,840215,78422,131Apr 01 04:30 PM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerMar 03Option Exercise24.474,157101,7114,157Mar 03 01:38 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsMar 03Option Exercise32.989,500313,31031,631Mar 03 01:25 PM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerMar 03Sale73.341,397102,4600Mar 03 01:38 PM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsMar 03Sale73.362,764202,77522,131Mar 03 01:25 PM
CAMPBELL CHRISTAINSVP GC and CFPOFeb 19Option Exercise37.3046,8501,747,50560,138Feb 19 03:27 PM
CAMPBELL CHRISTAINSVP GC and CFPOFeb 19Sale73.0413,157961,01413,288Feb 19 03:27 PM
Carucci RichardPresidentFeb 13Option Exercise22.5378,0481,758,42185,313Feb 13 04:23 PM
Carucci RichardPresidentFeb 13Sale73.7678,0485,756,8207,265Feb 13 04:23 PM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerFeb 05Option Exercise24.474,157101,7114,157Feb 06 11:00 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsFeb 05Option Exercise30.339,500288,08928,966Feb 06 10:23 AM
BLUM JONATHAN DAVIDSVP and Chief Public AffairsFeb 05Sale70.903,664259,77622,131Feb 06 10:23 AM
Grismer Patrick JChief Financial OfficerFeb 05Sale70.811,770125,3340Feb 06 11:00 AM