Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 09, 2013


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Yum! Brands, Inc. ( YUM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased YUM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.45% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $71.43, the dividend yield is 2.07%.

The previous trading day's last sale of YUM was $71.43, representing a -4.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.13 and a 19.69% 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 ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). YUM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports YUM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.27%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the YUM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( SPHQ )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Growth Portfolio ( PXLG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of 0.32% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of YUM at 1.24%.

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