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Yum increases dividend 10 percent to 37 cents

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Yum Brands Inc., which owns food chains including Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut, said Thursday that it will raise its quarterly dividend 10 percent to 37 cents.

The dividend will increase from 33.5 cents to 37 cents. The annual dividend will total $1.48.

The next dividend will be paid Nov. 1 to shareholders as of Oct. 11.