2.03% Jul 30, 08:55 PM
$1.48 Paid Quarterly
40.2% EPS $3.68
5 years Since 2009
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

YUM - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.3700 2014-05-01 2014-07-09 2014-07-11 2014-08-01 Regular
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YUM has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

YUM - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.03%

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YUM - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $1.48

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YUM - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for YUM. 16.0% 15.5% 5 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

YUM - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.3750 2013 15.5%
$1.1900 2012 15.0%

YUM - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.3700 2014-05-01 2014-07-09 2014-07-11 2014-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2014-03-12 2014-04-09 2014-04-11 2014-05-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2013-11-22 2014-01-15 2014-01-17 2014-02-07 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2013-09-19 2013-10-09 2013-10-11 2013-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3350 2013-05-15 2013-07-10 2013-07-12 2013-08-02 Yes Regular Quarter

Yum Brands (YUM) - News

  • After Wednesday's closing bell, Yum Brands (YUM) released its second quarter earnings results, which came in slightly below analyst estimates,...
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  • Yum Brands (YUM) reported its first quarter earnings after the closing bell on Tuesday, posting worldwide sales growth of 4% and higher earnings...
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  • Yum! Brands, Inc. Tops Earnings, Reaffirms Guidance; Shares Surge (YUM)

    After a rough day on Wall Street for nearly every equity stock on the market, Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) was able to notch a solid win when it reported its earnings after Monday's close. YUM Earnings In Brief
    • The firm reported Q4 earnings of $0.86, well above the analyst estimate of $0.80.
    • Revenues came in shy of expectations at $4.18 billion. The Street was expecting to see that number at $4.26 billion.
    • System sales saw a 4% decline year over year but a 3% increase quarter over quarter.
    • Operating profit grew 2% (prior to currency translation) with a 5% jump in China and 2% growth in the U.S.
    CEO Commentary CEO David C. Novak had this to say about the company's earnings: "While 2013 was a challenging year, I’m pleased to report continued progress as we enter 2014 with fourth-quarter EPS growth of 4%, excluding Special Items. More importantly, with the decisive actions we've taken to strengthen our company across the board, we are well positioned to deliver double-digit EPS growth in 2014 and the years ahead." YUM Dividend The company did not change its dividend payout today, though it noted that it already made a 10% increase to its payout during this past quarter, marking the ninth consecutive year that its dividend has increased by double digits. Yum Brand repurchased 10.9 million shares during FY2013. Stock Performance Though revenues were a bit light, the company reaffirmed its guidance of 20% EPS growth, delighting investors. The stock jumped as much as 5% immediately following the report.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) are currently yielding 2.24% based on Monday's closing price of $66.16. Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Yum! Brands, Inc. Grows China Sales (YUM)

    The Kentucky-based fast food juggernaut, Yum Brands (YUM) , announced upbeat sales figure from its China division on Monday.The company reported that its same-store sales in December for its China division grew by 2%. Digging deeper, it was revealed that the increase was largely bolstered by one division; same-store sales at KFC jumped by an impressive 5% for the month, while on the other hand Pizza Hut's sales decline by 3% in the same period. When looking at the fourth quarter as a whole, the China divisions' same-store sales have declined by 4%. Yum Brands shares sank lower alongside the broad market on Monday, shedding 2.15% to start off the week. The stock is up about 10% over the past year.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Yum Brands (YUM) are yielding 2.02% based on Monday's closing price of $73.41 a share. Yum Brands (YUM) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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