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Pizza Hut, which is owned by Yum Brands Inc. and has been trying to turn around slumping sales, has conceded that it needs to work on making its food more convenient to buy as well. Analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research expected 93 cents per share. Total revenue climbed to $547.3 million from $488.6 million, topping the $529.2 million that Wall Street...
Civil unrest in the United States could be good for pizza shops, according to Chris O'Cull, an analyst with KeyBanc.
BEIJING— To the challenges facing KFC and Apple in China, add a surprise backlash from Beijing's spat with the Philippines over the South China Sea. Nationalists are protesting at KFC outlets and calling for a boycott, spurred by government accusations that Washington encouraged Manila to oppose Beijing's claims to vast tracts of ocean.
Extreme valuations in stocks should cause investors to think twice before chasing the rally at these levels, Goldman Sachs cautions.
Monsanto Co., up $3.09 to $104.22. JPMorgan Chase& Co., up 96 cents to $64.12. Yum Brands Inc., up $2.53 to $88.27.
This is the first real day of earnings season, and at least today earnings are driving the markets, not the macro picture.
NEW YORK— The latest on developments in global financial markets:. JPMorgan Chase climbed 2 percent Thursday after the bank reported earnings that were better than analysts were expecting, thanks to a jump in trading revenue. JPMorgan Chase climbed 2 percent Thursday after the bank reported earnings that were better than analysts were expecting, thanks to a...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
JPMorgan, Yum Brands and JM Smucker are making headlines this Thursday morning before the opening bell.
Yum China's stock should perform well in the short term on the back of its recapitalization program, says The Motley Fool's Jason Moser.
After Yum Brands' China spinoff, investors should be able to appreciate its other businesses which offers good potential, says Morningstar's R.J. Hottovy.
Magellan Asset Management's Hamis Douglass says Yum Brands could potentially grow by 8 percent per annum after spinning off its China business.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Yum Brands, Phillips 66, Monsanto and more.
CNBC's Susan Li reports the latest on Yum Brands' China business following its earnings release and the "Fast Money" traders weigh in on the trade.
Yum Brands Inc. shares jumped in extended trading Wednesday after the parent company of Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut reported a better-than-expected profit for its second quarter despite soft sales at some of its brands. The results come as Louisville, Kentucky- based Yum prepares to split off its China unit later this year into a separate company.
Yum Brands on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings that beat analyst expectations, but its quarterly revenue came up shy.
CNBC's Susan Li reports quarterly earnings from Yum Brands.
U.S. stock-index futures traded narrowly higher on Wednesday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 indexes closed at record highs on Tuesday.
The drop in Treasury yields has fueled stocks' move higher. Traders will watch to see whether Tuesday’s reversal continues.
The Mexican food chain plans to open a flagship 24-hour Cantina restaurant in the heart of the Las Vegas strip this fall.