Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM)

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Why Analysts May Now Prefer McDonald’s Over Yum Brands

According to some analysts, there appears to be a changing of the guard in the fast-food world as McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is taking the place of Yum! Brands Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, AmEx, Citi, MannKind, Micron, Ocwen, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday after the Nasdaq hit 5,000 for the first time in 15 years. If there is one trend that has prevailed without fail for ...
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Yum Brands Earnings Hobbled by China Issues

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Look for in Yum! Brands Earnings

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings Thursday before the market opens. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates for $0.66 in quarterly earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Issues in China Still Weighing on Yum!

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced its estimates for earnings per share growth. The company expects that growth will be in the mid-single-digit range for 2014 and that there will ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apache, Netflix, RF Micro, Starbucks, Southwest, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday after weak overseas economic readings and after U.S. stocks hit all-time highs again last week. Investors keep proving over and over that they will ...
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More Strikes for Higher Wages Coming in 160 Cities

Following the Black Friday strikes and protests at more than 1,600 Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) locations across the United States, fast-food workers will walk off the job in 160 ...
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America’s Most Popular Stores

It’s a marketing adage that keeping an existing customer is both cheaper and easier than wooing a new one. It takes time and money to become one of America’s most ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AmEx, Apache, Cliffs, Denbury, JetBlue, Synchrony and More

Stocks were weak on Thursday after negative news overseas. Still, investors keep proving that they are willing to buy discounted or overlooked stocks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst ...
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Companies Paying Americans the Least

In the wake of mounting protests from labor groups, numerous U.S. localities have approved minimum wage increases, including two of the nation’s largest cities, Seattle and San Francisco. Yet, especially ...
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UBS Updates Highest Yielding Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Stocks After Sell-Off

With the market getting closer to a 10% correction, stocks are starting to be put on sale. Long-term investors who have kept some powder dry might be ready to make ...
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Analyst Sum of the Parts Review Shows Yum! Worth Much More

A fundamental question that growing companies must continue to ask themselves is, are the parts worth more than the whole? In the case of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), Oppenheimer ...
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Yum China

Bad Chicken in China Haunts Yum! Earnings

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported third quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Tuesday. The fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 and revenues ...
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360-Degree Earnings Preview for Yum! Brands

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is set to report its earnings Tuesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has estimates of $0.89 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.48 billion ...
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Free Coffee From McDonald’s — Again

Following a similar promotion in March of this year, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) is once again offering customers a free small coffee during breakfast hours for the next two weeks. ...
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