The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the a year ago is $82.19.
Several other equities analysts also recently commented on YUM. Credit Suisse Group upgraded shares of Yum!
Speaking as a guest on CNBC, Yum' CEO Greg Creed acknowledged that Pizza Hut remains a "challenge", but that shouldn't take away from the momentum in the remaining two brands.
RBC Capital Markets reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Yum! Brands in a report on Saturday, January 28th. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their target price on shares of Yum! Brands from $88.00 to $92.00 and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $97.00 target price on shares of Yum!
ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This news story was originally published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright laws. Brands from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Saturday, January 7th. Morgan Stanley raised its stake in Yum! Brands by 39.0% in the fourth quarter. Brands by 190.0% in the fourth quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 701,303 shares of the restaurant operator's stock valued at $63,685,000 after buying an additional 665,763 shares during the last quarter. BKS Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Yum! Successful launch of premium, Pilgrim's-branded Value Added Products in Mexico, complementing the existing popular Del Dia range of products, providing improved coverage of all consumer market segments.
With more 7,500 outlets by December, Yum China is the country's largest fast-food chain, according to market research firm Mintel. Brands by 10.4% in the second quarter. BP PLC now owns 105,000 shares of the restaurant operator's stock valued at $6,650,000 after buying an additional 13,000 shares during the last quarter. Hitchwood Capital Management LP acquired a new stake in Yum! Brands by 14.1% in the fourth quarter. (NYSE:YUM) reported a surprise factor of 0%.
If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved up 0.15% to end the day at $66.59.