Yum Brands reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Monday, but same store sales in U.S. and China stores disappointed.
The company said same-store sales in China dropped 4 percent, while they came down 2 percent in the U.S.
After the earnings announcement, the company's shares rose 4 percent in extended-hours trading.
The company posted fourth-quarter earnings excluding items of 86 per share on sales of $4.18 billion.
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings excluding items of 80 cents a share on $4.26 billion in revenue, according to a consensus estimate from Thomson Reuters.