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Yum! Brands Inc (YUM.N)

YUM.N on New York Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Yum! Brands appoints Tanya Domier to board
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc :Yum! Brands appoints Tanya Domier to board.Yum Brands - ‍Domier is chief executive officer of Advantage Solutions​.  Full Article

Yum! Brands announces authorization of up to $1.5 bln in share repurchases
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc :Yum! Brands, Inc. announces authorization of up to $1.5 billion in share repurchases.Yum Brands - ‍authorized repurchases of up to $1.5 billion in shares of common stock through year end 2018​.Yum Brands - ‍repurchases of up to $1.5 billion in shares of common stock is in addition to prior outstanding authorization​.  Full Article

Yum! Brands Q3 earnings per share $1.18
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc :Yum! Brands reports third-quarter GAAP operating profit growth of 61%; delivers third-quarter core operating profit growth of 11%; maintains full-year core operating profit growth guidance.Q3 earnings per share $0.68 excluding items.Q3 GAAP earnings per share $1.18.Yum Brands - ‍maintaining our full-year 2017 guidance and remain on-track with our multi-year transformation strategy​.Qtrly ‍worldwide system sales grew 6%, with KFC at 7%, Taco Bell at 6% and Pizza Hut at 3%​.Q3 earnings per share view $0.67 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Yum Brands - qtrly total revenues $1,436‍​ million versus $1,518 million last year.Q3 revenue view $1.39 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.81, revenue view $5.83 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Yum! Brands declares qtrly dividend of $0.30 per share
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc ::Yum! Brands, Inc declares quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share.  Full Article

Collins Foods says unit ‍completes acquisition of five KFC restaurants
Monday, 23 Oct 2017 

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Collins Foods Ltd :Unit ‍completed acquisition of five KFC restaurants located in south australia from a subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc​.  Full Article

Collins foods completes Western Australia component of KFC acquisition
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Collins Foods Ltd :Unit completed Western Australia component of its acquisition of KFC restaurants from a subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc.  Full Article

Restaurant Brands New Zealand Acquires 10 KFC sites in Australia
Monday, 28 Aug 2017 

Aug 28 (Reuters) - Restaurant Brands New Zealand Ltd :Restaurant Brands Acquires 10 KFC sites in Australia .Purchase Represents A Total Investment Of $a27.5 Mln.Purchase which will be 100% debt funded is expected to settle in stages between september and november 2017.Following acquisition all yum! Staff will be offered ongoing employment in stores on same terms and conditions.On a full year basis, acquisition is expected to generate sales of $a29 mln and an ebitda (pre-g&a) of $a4.5 mln..Through its unit Qsr Pty Ltd, concluded sale & purchase agreements with a unit of Yum! Restaurants International.  Full Article

Jana Partners dissolves stake in Twitter, Viacom and Priceline
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 

Jana Partners LLC : Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Twitter - sec filing . Jana Partners LLC takes sole share stake of 633,101 shares in Yum Brands . Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Viacom Inc . Jana Partners LLC ups sole share stake in Yahoo Inc to 2.0 million shares from 199,070 shares . Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Priceline Group Inc . Jana Partners LLC dissolves sole share stake in Mondelez International Inc . Jana Partners LLC ups sole share stake in Nuvasive Inc to 1.8 million shares from 80,744 shares .Jana Partners LLC - change in holdings are as of Dec 31, 2016 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of Sept 30, 2016.  Full Article

Yum! Brands completes separation of Yum China business
Tuesday, 1 Nov 2016 

Yum! Brands Inc :Yum! Brands completes separation of Yum China business, creating two powerful, independent, focused growth companies.  Full Article

YUM! Brands says offered voluntary retirement program to certain U.S. employees
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2016 

YUM! Brands Inc : During the quarter ended September 3, 2016, YUM offered a voluntary retirement program to certain U.S. employees . YUM! Brands - Voluntary retirement program to provide separation pay and benefits to employees who elected to voluntarily separate from YUM . YUM! Brands - Incurred pre-tax costs of $26 million and $32 million for quarter and year to date, respectively, related to U.S. voluntary retirement program Source: (http://bit.ly/2dZzTWe) Further company coverage: [YUM.N] ((bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

BRIEF-Chipotle Names Brian Niccol Chief Executive Officer

* ‍BOARD HAS APPOINTED BRIAN NICCOL AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND A MEMBER OF BOARD, EFFECTIVE MARCH 5, 2018​