Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18

Equities Staff  |

Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock lost 4.17% to a closing price of $67.09. The stock saw 6.83 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 50,399 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 4.04 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Yum! Brands Inc. has a P/B ratio of 15.86. It also has a P/E ratio of 31.8. The stock has traded between $95.90 and $66.35 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $71.38, and its 200-day SMA $79.99.

Yum Brands Inc through the three concepts of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, develops, operates, franchises and licenses a system of restaurants which prepare, package and sell a menu of competitively priced food items.

Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Yum! Brands Inc. has 537,000 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Joey Wat / Peter Kao / Greg Creed / Roger Eaton / Muktesh Pant / David W. Gibbs / Brian R. Niccol.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Yum! Brands Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for YUM. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.


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