Yum! Brands, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.335 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 03,
2013. 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 $67.33, the dividend yield is 1.99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of YUM was $67.33,
representing a -9.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.75 and
a 12.82% increase over the 52 week low of $59.68.
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 $3.37. Zacks Investment Research reports YUM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .04%, compared to an industry
average of 16.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWG with an increase of
19.61% over the last 100 days. PEJ has the highest percent
weighting of YUM at 4.79%.