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Market Cap

US$35.5b

Last Updated

2021/05/17 22:01 UTC

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Executive Summary

YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants worldwide. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Average dividend payer with acceptable track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Yum! Brands's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: YUM is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.

Volatility Over Time: YUM's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.7%

YUM

-2.3%

US Hospitality

-0.6%

US Market


1 Year Return

36.8%

YUM

66.6%

US Hospitality

46.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: YUM underperformed the US Hospitality industry which returned 82.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: YUM underperformed the US Market which returned 50.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

YUMIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.7%-2.3%-0.6%
30 Day0.5%-8.6%-1.8%
90 Day12.4%-4.9%0.2%
1 Year39.4%36.8%67.2%66.6%48.4%46.0%
3 Year50.7%43.5%7.1%2.3%60.5%50.4%
5 Year124.8%48.4%68.3%55.3%125.9%100.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Yum! Brands's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Yum! Brands undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

31.21x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: YUM ($118.65) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($101.91)

Significantly Below Fair Value: YUM is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: YUM is good value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (37x).

PE vs Market: YUM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US market (19.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: YUM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.9x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: YUM has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Hospitality industry average.


Future Growth

How is Yum! Brands forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?

8.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: YUM's forecast earnings growth (8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: YUM's earnings (8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: YUM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: YUM's revenue (6.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: YUM's revenue (6.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if YUM's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Yum! Brands performed over the past 5 years?

3.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: YUM has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: YUM's current net profit margins (19.5%) are lower than last year (19.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: YUM's earnings have grown by 3.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: YUM's earnings growth over the past year (2.9%) is below its 5-year average (3.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: YUM earnings growth over the past year (2.9%) exceeded the Hospitality industry -20.5%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: YUM's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Financial Health

How is Yum! Brands's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: YUM has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: YUM has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: YUM has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: YUM's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.

Debt Coverage: YUM's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (13.2%).

Interest Coverage: YUM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Yum! Brands's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.69%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 18 2021Ex Dividend DateMay 27 2021Dividend Pay DateJun 11 202115 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 8 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: YUM's dividend (1.69%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).

High Dividend: YUM's dividend (1.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: YUM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: YUM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (51%), YUM's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: YUM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (45.4% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

David Gibbs (57 yo)

1.33yrs

Tenure

US$14,631,451

Compensation

Mr. David W. Gibbs is Chief Executive Officer of YUM! Brands, Inc. since January 1, 2020 and has been its Director since November 1, 2019. Mr. Gibbs served as Chief Operating Officer at YUM! Brands, Inc. s...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD14.63M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.20M).

Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: YUM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: YUM's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Yum! Brands, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Yum! Brands, Inc.
  • Ticker: YUM
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1997
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: US$35.531b
  • Shares outstanding: 297.90m
  • Website: https://www.yum.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Yum! Brands, Inc.
  • 1441 Gardiner Lane
  • Louisville
  • Kentucky
  • 40213
  • United States

Listings


Biography

YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants worldwide. It operates through four segments: the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, the T...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/17 22:01
End of Day Share Price2021/05/17 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.