Yum China Holdings Inc. [YUMC] stock is up 3.30 while the S&P 500 has risen 0.18% on Tuesday, 11/17/20. While at the time of this article, YUMC ATR is sitting at 1.34, with the beta value at 0.90. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 1.95%, while it was 2.46% for the past 30-day period. YUMC has risen $1.91 from the previous closing price of $57.80 on volume of 1.41 million shares.
On 17, November 2020, Yum China Named Industry Leader in 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Yum China Holdings, Inc. (the “Company” or “Yum China”, NYSE: YUMC and HKEX: 9987) has been named the Industry Leader for the Restaurant & Leisure Facilities Industry in the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). Yum China has also been selected as the member of 2020 DJSI World and DJSI Emerging Markets.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Yum China Holdings Inc. [NYSE:YUMC] stock was on August 06, 2020, when it was Initiated with a Buy rating from CLSA, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $63. On April 29, 2020, Daiwa Securities Upgrade an Outperform rating. On February 06, 2020, Daiwa Securities Downgrade a Neutral rating. On October 28, 2019, Jefferies Initiated a Buy rating. On April 30, 2019, BofA/Merrill Upgrade a Buy rating. On April 17, 2019, Goldman Upgrade a Buy rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $43 to $54. BofA/Merrill elevated its amount target by recapitulating a higher weight for this stock.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $38.33 and a peak of $59.35. Right now, the middling Wall Street analyst 12-month amount mark is $63.05. At the most recent market close, shares of Yum China Holdings Inc. [NYSE:YUMC] were valued at $59.71. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 1.17%.
This company’s Gross Margin is currently 42.70% and its Operating Margin is 10.90%.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 57.44 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 57.07. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 58.40 and at 58.99 for 2nd resistance point.
Yum China Holdings Inc. [YUMC] reported its earnings at $0.68 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.5/share signifying the difference of 0.18 and 36.00% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $0.34 calling estimates for $0.24/share with the difference of 0.1 depicting the surprise of 41.70%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Yum China Holdings Inc. [NYSE:YUMC] is 2.40. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s showing 31.55 of P/E (TTM) ratio.
The most recent insider trade was by Yuen Aiken, Chief People Officer, and it was the sale of 2015.0 shares on Nov 11. Tan Danny, the Chief Supply Chain Officer, completed a sale of 5238.0 shares on Sep 02. On Dec 06, Ai Angela, Chief Development Officer, completed a sale of 15683.0 shares.