Shares of Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) saw an erosion of -1.23 points in recent session. During the trading, the value of each share was $82.5, dropping -1.47%. The shares saw high fund-flow as the composite value of all the upticks was $38.86 million and the total value of all the downticks was a mere $26.57 million. The net money flow was seen at $12.29 million and the up/down ratio was measured at 1.46. On a weekly basis the shares of the shares have recorded a change of -0.13%.The block trade which occurred today had $12.11 million in upticks and $1.14 million in downticks with the up/down ratio climbing to 10.6. $10.97 million was the net money flow of the block transaction.
Currently the company Insiders own 7.38% of Yum! Brands shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 77.59% of Yum! Brands shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -4.76%. On the companys insider trading activities, Eaton Roger G., officer (President KFC Global and COO) of Yum Brands Inc, unloaded 18,574 shares at an average price of $82.65 on April 1, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,535,141, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) : On Monday heightened volatility was witnessed in Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $82.33 and hit $83.5 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $82.57, with a gain of 0.08% or 0.07 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,278,067 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $93.33 and the company has a market cap of $33,642 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $64.58 .
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, Bernstein, assumes their rating on the shares of Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM). Bernstein has a Outperform rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on May 26, 2016.
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 41,000 restaurants in approximately 125 countries and territories.