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Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2019

Yum China Holdings, Inc. ( YUMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2019. 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.

The previous trading day's last sale of YUMC was $41.65, representing a -6.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.61 and a 38.37% 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 $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports YUMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 5.23%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.

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:

  • 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 CXSE with an increase of 4.11% over the last 100 days. ECON has the highest percent weighting of YUMC at 4.15%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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