Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Beyond Meat, Chipotle, Cisco, Kraft Heinz, Lam Research, McDonald’s, Microsoft, NXP, Starbucks, Yum Brands and More

Stocks took a breather on Wednesday morning, a move that may continue this week's idea that the snapback rally was too quick and went too far. With so many developments ...
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12 Major US Companies Losing the Most on China Trade War Fallout

With the United States raising tariffs on $200 billion of foreign goods coming from China last Friday, and the promise of additional tariffs on other goods from China, a retaliation ...
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In 2019, Should McDonald’s Be Worth More Than All Direct Competitors Combined?

Sometimes having the first-mover status can be a great advantage. McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) was not the world's first hamburger chain by a long shot, but the company does date ...
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Will Yum Brands or Yum China Outperform Into and After a China Trade War Agreement?

Sometimes there are great opportunities when companies announce spin-offs in their strategies. One very prominent spin out was the Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) exit from the Yum China Holdings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, Costco, Cree, Dollar Tree, Eli Lilly, FedEx, Mylan, NextEra, Peabody, Teva, Yum Brands and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Wednesday ahead of the FOMC decision on interest rates. With the market having recouped so much ground in 2019, investors need to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, Booking, Camping World, Domino’s, iRobot, MetLife, Neogen, Southern Copper, Vertex, Worldpay and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Tuesday morning after Monday's gains. With the market having recovered so much in 2019, investors have to be considering how they want their ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chesapeake, CME, Constellation, Dominion Energy, EA, Gap, Netflix, Starbucks, Viacom, Yum, Zynga and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday, but Thursday's soft opening ended up marking another day of gains after Fed Chair Powell spoke and soothed more rate-hike fears. It ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ally, Chesapeake Energy, Chipotle, EA, HP, PepsiCo, Snap, Starbucks, Yum Brands and More

Stocks traded lower early Thursday after having hit all-time highs this week on the heels of a North America trade pact and after comments by Federal Reserve Chair Powell about ...
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How Pizza Hut Is Gaining Ground With the NFL

Football is here and most of the country seems to be wrapped up in all the storylines going on across the league, whether it’s the resurgence of the Cleveland Browns ...
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Be the First to Name Your Baby ‘Harland’ and KFC Will Give You $11,000

KFC, a division of Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM), doesn't think there are enough children in the United States named after the founder of the Kentucky Fried Chicken empire. That's ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Andeavor, Discovery, Estee Lauder, Esperion Therapeutics, Hologic, Nvidia, Yum Brands and More

The futures are once again looking lower this Thursday morning as Wall Street grapples with trade and tariff issues. Despite outstanding earnings reports for the first quarter, it seems as ...
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How Great Was Q1 for Fast-Food Restaurants?

Greatness, like beauty, is often in the eye of the beholder. Even when the object of attention is a chunk of coal it can almost be made to look like ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) may keep some of its operations in South Korea. According to Reuters: General Motors has offered to convert debt of around $2.2 billion owed by ...
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New CEO Will Struggle at Chipotle

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has hired a well-regarded executive from Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) to be its new chief executive officer. He has run the Taco Bell ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) chose an executive from Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) as its new CEO as the restaurant chain struggles to regain customers. According to The ...
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