Yum Brands (YUM) - FREE Research Report

Walter Robert D who is Director at Yum Brands bought 20,000 shares at $66.09 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 108,301 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.65% with the 20,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $71.43, up $5.34, or 7.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Yum Brands go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,086

The average volume for Yum Brands has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Yum Brands has a market cap of $32.2 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 8.52% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Yum Brands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Yum Brands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Yum Brands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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