Yum! Brands, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 02, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased YUM stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that YUM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $75.23, the dividend yield is 1.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of YUM was $75.23,
representing a -4.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.68 and
a 19.11% increase over the 52 week low of $63.16.
YUM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as McDonald's Corporation (
) and Starbucks Corporation (
). YUM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.36. Zacks Investment Research reports YUM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.37%, compared to an
industry average of 8.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to YUM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have YUM as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of
3.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of YUM at 1.19%.