Yum! Brands (YUM) : Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund scooped up 2,010 additional shares in Yum! Brands during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 81,968 shares of Yum! Brands which is valued at $7,309,906.Yum! Brands makes up approximately 0.16% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Stock Yards Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in YUM by selling 1,585 shares or 9.14% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 15,765 shares of YUM which is valued at $1,405,923. Yum! Brands makes up approx 0.19% of Stock Yards Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.Jacobs Coca reduced its stake in YUM by selling 184 shares or 0.52% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 34,946 shares of YUM which is valued at $3,053,931. Yum! Brands makes up approx 0.68% of Jacobs Coca’s portfolio. Cupps Capital Management added YUM to its portfolio by purchasing 19 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,660.Cutler Group Lp reduced its stake in YUM by selling 51,287 shares or 87.06% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,625 shares of YUM which is valued at $666,349. Yum! Brands makes up approx 0.04% of Cutler Group Lp’s portfolio.Cullinan Associates Inc boosted its stake in YUM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,000 additional shares and now holds a total of 67,150 shares of Yum! Brands which is valued at $5,950,833. Yum! Brands makes up approx 0.51% of Cullinan Associates Inc’s portfolio.
Yum! Brands closed down -0.19 points or -0.21% at $89.18 with 47,94,154 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $89.84, the shares hit an intraday low of $89.18 and an intraday high of $90.05 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Yum! Brands reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Oct 5, 2016. 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 company’s 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.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Yum! Brands. RBC Capital Mkts Downgraded Yum! Brands on Sep 23, 2016 to ” Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $97.
YUM! Brands Inc. (YUM) is engaged in restaurant business. YUM develops operates franchises and licenses a system of both traditional and non-traditional Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) which prepare package and sell a menu of food items. YUM operates in five segments: YUM China which includes all operations in mainland China; YUM India which includes all operations in India Bangladesh Nepal and Sri Lanka; The KFC Division which includes all operations of the KFC concept outside of China Division and India Division; The Pizza Hut Division which includes all operations of the Pizza Hut concept outside of China Division and India Division; and the Taco Bell Division which includes all operations of the Taco Bell concept outside of India Division. Its three Concepts focus on the chicken pizza and Mexican-style food categories. The Company operates approximately 41000 restaurants in approximately 125 countries and territories.