- YUM has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $275.5 million.
- YUM has traded 3.6 million shares today.
- YUM is trading at 3.97 times the normal volume for the stock at this time of day.
- YUM crossed below its 200-day simple moving average.
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