Published: Mon, October 09, 2017
Research | By Jennifer Evans

Trading Signals in Focus For Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC)

Trading Signals in Focus For Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC)

Marshall Wace North America L.P. acquired a new stake in Yum China Holdings during the 1st quarter worth about $37,585,000. Deutsche Bank maintained Yum!

YUMC has been the topic of several research analyst reports.

Shares of Yum China Holdings (NASDAQ YUMC) opened at 40.82 on Thursday. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $77.93. Brands in a research report on Monday, September 11th. (NYSE:YUMC) received a Buy rating from 1 analysts.

Heading into the stock price potential, Diamond Offshore Drilling, far traveled -5.91% after crossing its median price target of $14. BidaskClub downgraded Yum! Brands from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, July 1st. (YUMC) changed 4.62 million shares at hands on Oct 5, 2017 versus to the average volume of 2.81 million shares. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. Hot Stocks Point (HSP) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 23,457 shares of the company's stock, valued at $884,798.04. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

The company anticipates the continued rise of a new generation of younger consumers who are digitally sophisticated and brand driven to fuel consumption growth in China. (NYSE:YUMC) touched its 1-Year High price of $42.12 on 06/08/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $24.00 on 10/18/16. (NYSE YUM) traded up 0.97% during trading on Thursday, hitting $74.82.

Yum! Brands, Inc. shares had a trading volume of 15K by the end of trading on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $25.80 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.86 and a beta of 0.81. Yum! (YUMC) stock price away from 20 day simple moving average surged at 2.87% while its distance from 50 day simple moving average raised 6.57% along with 20.10% above away from two hundred simple moving averages. Currently, the 200-day MA for Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) is sitting at 33.32. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by ($0.04).

Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 63.05. The company had revenue of $2.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.98 billion. During the same period past year, the business posted $0.75 earnings per share. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that Yum! As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $3.77 and is expected to be $2.81 for the current year with 344,773,000 shares now outstanding. Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) recently. "(YUM) Shares Bought by Gotham Asset Management LLC" was first published by Marea Informative and is owned by of Marea Informative. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S. and worldwide trademark and copyright law.

YUM! Brands, Inc is engaged in restaurant business. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated or franchised over 43,500 restaurants in more than 135 countries and territories operating under the KFC, Pizza Hut or Taco Bell brands. The Company's divisions include KFC, Pizza Hut Casual Dining, and All Other Segments, including Pizza Hut Home Service, East Dawning, Little Sheep and Taco Bell.

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