Stock Price of Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Increases 0.5%

Stock price performance of Yum! Brands, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 9.11% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -25.84% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -5.06% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Yum! Brands, Inc. has a negative value of -22.63 compared to overall market performance. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.65% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.88%.The 200 Day SMA reached 6.99%

Yum! Brands, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 65.47 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) has climbed 0.5% in the past week and advanced 2.81% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.38% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.9% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Oct 14, 2016, David W Gibbs (President, CFO) sold 14,487 shares at 89.92 per share price.On Sep 6, 2016, Roger G. Eaton (CEO, KFC) sold 53,518 shares at 91.72 per share price.On Jul 25, 2016, David Eric Russell (Vice President, Controller) sold 5,213 shares at 90.00 per share price.

Yum! Brands Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 5, 2016. The company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $1.10. The company had revenue of $3316.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3487.70 million. The companys revenue was down -3.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.00 EPS.

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $66.01 and hit $66.525 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $66.23, with a gain of 0.85% or 0.56 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,858,692 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $66.525 and the company has a market cap of $24,307 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $46.346698 .

Yum! Brands, Inc. is the worlds largest restaurant company in terms of system units with nearly 38,000 restaurants in over 120 countries and territories. Their brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – are the global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. The Yum! system includes four operating segments: U.S., International (Yum! Restaurants International), China and India Divisions.

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