Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM)

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McDonald’s to Add 1,500 Locations in Asia Over 5 Years

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) will chase companies like Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) more deeply into Asian markets on the gamble that it can ...
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Can Chipotle Recover From the Latest Health Scare and Return to Growth?

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) had a rough final quarter of 2015, dogged by a flurry of health scares. The company has fallen from October highs around $759 a share ...
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Yum Brands Names New Chairman, Raises Borrowing Limit

The board of directors of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) on Tuesday named lead director Robert D. Walter as the company's new executive chairman, replacing David C. Novak, who is ...
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Yum! Brands Profits Up, Revenues Stagnant Ahead of China Spin-Off

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported fourth quarter and full-year 2015 results after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter, the fast-food restaurant operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share ...
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Why Yum May Outperform McDonald’s This Year

Fast food is big business, and there are no bigger players than McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza ...
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Positive Sales Trends for Yum in China

With as many problems as have been seen in China for Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), you might think that any good news there might be worth being highlighted more ...
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Yum Brands Will Split Off China Business

The owner of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell announced Tuesday morning that the company intends to hive off its China business into a separate company by the end of ...
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Insider Buying Steady as Earnings Avalanche Begins: Yum Brands, Box and More

In yet another wild week, the markets showed a lot more strength as the third-quarter earnings started to hit the tape fast and furious. With many analysts expecting the second ...
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Yum Brands Results Take an Embarrassing Turn

For years, Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) was the hot fast-food company. The owner of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell smoked its competition, largely because of its years-long success ...
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Top-Performing UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Portfolio Makes Q4 Changes

With less than three months left in the 2015 trading year, many of the firms we cover on Wall Street are fine-tuning their best performing portfolios for the stretch run. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Brookdale, Dish, Groupon, Infinera, Medtronic, Pier 1, Tupperware, Yum and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday, but while lower early on they were considerably off the lows. Investors have signaled over and over that they will buy the top ...
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Yum Brands Suffers on Weak Guidance and China Comps

Investors and analysts alike viewed Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) third-quarter financial results as less than stellar. This was exacerbated by the company’s management and overall outlook. The company posted ...
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Yum Brands Is Another Company Hurt by China Expectations

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) was another company with earnings destroyed by China. The People's Republic has become the earnings crutch for many companies, from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to ...
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Yum Tumbles on Weak Guidance

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported its third-quarter financial results after the market closed on Tuesday. The company had $1.00 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.43 billion in revenue, ...
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What to Expect From Yum Earnings

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is scheduled to report its third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.07 in EPS ...
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