Consumer Sector Update for 10/30/2019: YUM, APTV, WING, WMT, MCD, DIS, CVS, KO

Top Consumer Stocks:

WMT: +0.26%

MCD: +0.23%

DIS: +0.39%

CVS: +0.32%

KO: +0.21%

Consumer giants were gaining in Wednesday's pre-bell trading.

Stocks moving on news include

(-) Yum! Brands (YUM), which was 5% lower after it booked Q3 adjusted earnings of $0.80 per share, down from $1.04 in the same period a year ago and missing the estimate of $0.94 from analysts polled by Capital IQ.

(-) Aptiv (APTV) was declining by more than 3% as it reported Q3 adjusted earnings of $1.27 per share, up from $1.24 per share in the 2018 quarter and a penny-a-share higher than the consensus estimate from analysts polled by Capital IQ.

(+) Wingstop (WING) was more than 5% higher after reporting fiscal Q3 earnings and revenue that beat Street forecasts. The company reported fiscal Q3 net income of $0.20 per share, beating the average analyst estimate of $0.17 polled by Capital IQ, but down from $0.21 per share a year ago.

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