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Yum Brands Inc (YUM) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Yum Brands Inc (YUM) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Yum Brands Inc is engaged in operating quick-service restaurant systems. The company's restaurant brands includes KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell . Yum Brands Inc has a market cap of $28.98 billion; its shares were traded at around $94.72 with a P/E ratio of 20.24 and P/S ratio of 5.47. The dividend yield of Yum Brands Inc stocks is 1.58%. Yum Brands Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 0.90% over the past ten years.


For the last quarter Yum Brands Inc reported a revenue of $1.6 billion, compared with the revenue of $1.6 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $5.7 billion, a decrease of 3.2% from the previous year. For the last five years Yum Brands Inc had an average revenue decline of 12.1% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $4.69 for the year, an increase of 24.4% from previous year. Over the last five years Yum Brands Inc had an EPS growth rate of 16.1% a year. The Yum Brands Inc enjoyed an operating margin of 30.63%, compared with the operating margin of 27.92% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Yum Brands Inc is 19.42%. The profitability rank of the company is 6 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Yum Brands Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $292.0 million, compared with $1.5 billion in the previous year. The long term debt was $9.8 billion, compared with $9.4 billion in the previous year. Yum Brands Inc has a financial strength rank of 4 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $94.72, Yum Brands Inc is traded at 203.9% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $31.17. The P/S ratio of the stock is 5.47, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.80. The stock gained 23.23% during the past 12 months.

CEO Recent Trades:

  • CEO Greg Creed sold 32,502 shares of YUM stock on 02/19/2019 at the average price of $94.31. The price of the stock has increased by 0.43% since.
  • CEO Greg Creed sold 32,502 shares of YUM stock on 02/19/2019 at the average price of $94.31. The price of the stock has increased by 0.43% since.
  • CEO Greg Creed sold 24,058 shares of YUM stock on 02/15/2019 at the average price of $94.58. The price of the stock has increased by 0.15% since.
  • CEO Greg Creed sold 24,058 shares of YUM stock on 02/15/2019 at the average price of $94.58. The price of the stock has increased by 0.15% since.
  • CEO Greg Creed sold 13,986 shares of YUM stock on 02/11/2019 at the average price of $94.41. The price of the stock has increased by 0.33% since.

CFO Recent Trades:

  • President, CFO David W Gibbs sold 19,436 shares of YUM stock on 02/08/2019 at the average price of $94.06. The price of the stock has increased by 0.7% since.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • Director Tanya L Domier bought 2,652 shares of YUM stock on 02/08/2019 at the average price of $94.23. The price of the stock has increased by 0.52% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of YUM, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.