Yum! Brands (YUM) : Wednesdays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $16.33 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $13.66 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $2.67 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.2. The net money flow into the stock was $1.54 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $1.54 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. Yum! Brands (YUM) was trading at $89.73, down $0.13 during day. The stock slid -0.14% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded -1% over the previous weeks close.
Shares of Yum! Brands, Inc. appreciated by 0.66% during the last five trading days but lost 0.59% on a 4-week basis. Yum! Brands, Inc. is up 9.76% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 25.7%.
Yum! Brands (YUM) : 8 brokerage houses believe that Yum! Brands (YUM) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 Analyst considers the fundamentals to be worthy of a Buy recommendation. 10 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Yum! Brands (YUM). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Sell with a rank of 4. 1 analysts perceive the stock to be overvalued at the existing levels, hence their call is to Sell the stock.The median of all the 20 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.2.
Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM): The stock opened at $89.89 and touched an intraday high of $90.3 on Wednesday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $89.5, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $90.22 with a gain of 0.40% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 2,418,438. The stock had closed at $89.86 in the previous trading session.
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.