Yum! Brands, Inc. (
) 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 (
) and Starbucks Corporation (
). 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%.
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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 (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Growth Portfolio (
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%.