Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 26, 2018

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Yum China Holdings, Inc. ( YUMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2018. Shareholders who purchased YUMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $34.85, the dividend yield is 1.38%.

The previous trading day's last sale of YUMC was $34.85, representing a -28.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.75 and a 15.78% increase over the 52 week low of $30.10.

YUMC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) and Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ). YUMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.36. Zacks Investment Research reports YUMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 6.48%, compared to an industry average of 10.2%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to YUMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have YUMC as a top-10 holding:

  • Global X China Consumer ETF ( CHIQ )
  • Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF ( ECON )
  • iShares, Inc. ( EMGF )
  • VanEck Vectors Morningstar International Moat ETF ( MOTI )
  • WisdomTree China ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund ( CXSE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MOTI with an decrease of -4.94% over the last 100 days. CHIQ has the highest percent weighting of YUMC at 5.26%.

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