Friday Sep 12
Yum! Brands PT Lowered to $71.00
JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 2.19% from the company's current price.
Friday Sep 12
Yum! Brands' new concept: Saigon Street Food
The Louisville-based restaurant giant opened the first of two test locations Friday for a Vietnamese-inspired restaurant called Banh Shop that will sell banh mi sandwiches, Nation's Restaurant News reported. The second test store will open within the next month.
Friday Sep 12
Analyst Downgrades: Alliance Data Systems Corporation, Yum! Brands,...
Analysts are weighing in today on database marketing concern Alliance Data Systems Corporation , fast food firm Yum! Brands, Inc. , and oil-and-gas issue Chesapeake Energy Corporation . Here's a quick roundup of today's bearish brokerage notes on ADS, YUM, and CHK.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Yum Brands: 2014 Dividend Increase
Yum Brands has perhaps done the unthinkable when it comes to dividend growth. The company announced its 10th consecutive double-digit dividend increase, something only 15 other companies have managed as shown here .
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Yum Brands raises quarterly dividend
"I am pleased to inform our shareholders we increased our dividend by 11 percent, marking the 10th consecutive year we have raised our dividend at a double-digit percentage rate," Yum Brands chairman and CEO David Novak said in a news release. "Over the last five years, we have returned nearly $6 billion of cash through a combination of share repurchases and dividends.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Junior Bridgeman: Louisville's a great place to be in the restaurant business
It turns out that Bridgeman gets business advice or guidance, not necessarily from any one person or group of people, but rather from companies. He listed Papa John's International Inc. , Long John Silver's Inc. , Yum! Brands Inc. and Texas Roadhouse Inc. as Louisville-based companies he will turn to with business-related questions.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Yum! Brands Receives "" Rating from Telsey Advisory Group
's stock had its "" rating reissued by stock analysts at Telsey Advisory Group in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a $75.00 target price on the stock.
Yum Brands: Weak China Sales Not A Surprise
Yum Brand filed an 8-K with a negative sales alert regarding its China division, which is expected to see a -13% SSSg for the upcoming Q3. Despite a gradual recovery in sales, management indicated that sales are still in the negative territory.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Yum: Scandal drove sales in China down an estimated 13 percent
A Chinese food scandal has cost Yum! Brands Inc. big time, according to information recently released by the Louisville-based fast-food company.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Burger King to buy Canadian chain Tim Hortons for $11 billion
Burger King's deal to buy Tim Hortons would create the world's third-largest fast-food player, a restaurant company with about $23 billion in systemwide sales and more than 18,000 restaurants in 100 countries.
Yum! Brands Receives "Neutral" Rating from Zacks
's stock had its "neutral" rating reiterated by Zacks in a research report issued on Tuesday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Long John Silver's Claims High Ground In "America's Fish Fry" Battle
Long John Silver's , with the aid of Louisville-based Creative Alliance , have pulled off one of the cleverest, or dumbest, bait-and-switch moves ever.
Jerry Preyss hit the ground running as new CEO of Creative Alliance
Jerry Preyss, the new CEO of Creative Alliance, discussed the idea behind a new marketing campaign for Long John Silver's.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Today's Market: M&A, New Concepts And Lowered Guidance Moving These Stocks
Discuss the new concept that Taco Bell is testing in California as the company and its parent Yum! Brands look to enter the fast casual market.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
What The Recent China Meat Scare Means For Yum Brands
Yum! Brands has undertaken measures to counter the weakness emerging from the meat scare and is working to revive consumer confidence in the brand.