Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 06, 2019. Shareholders who purchased YUM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that YUM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $98.28, the dividend yield is 1.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of YUM was $98.28, representing a -17.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $119.72 and a 14.15% increase over the 52 week low of $86.10.
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 $3.6. Zacks Investment Research reports YUM's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 17.14%, compared to an industry average of 3.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to YUM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have YUM as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco Dynamic Food & Beverage ETF (PBJ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBJ with an increase of 1.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of YUM at 4.38%.