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Yum! Brands Inc (YUM.N)

YUM.N on New York Stock Exchange

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21 Sep 2018
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Telepizza: Pizza Hut To Have A Call Option Over Telepizza Distinctive Signs
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 02:17am EDT 

May 16 (Reuters) - Telepizza Group Sa ::PIZZA HUT TO HAVE A CALL OPTION OVER BARE OWNERSHIP OVER THE TELEPIZZA DISTINCTIVE SIGNS, EXERCISABLE ON Y3 + 18 MONTHS.SAYS EXPECTED CLOSING OF THE DEAL IN Q4 2018.SAYS TO MAINTAIN CURRENT DIVIDEND POLICY.GRADUAL CONVERSION OF TELEPIZZA STORES TO PIZZA HUT WITH FULL FLEXIBILITY IN SPAIN, PORTUGAL.TARGETS 2021 UNDERLYING EBITDA AROUND 100 MILLION EUROS.TARGETS AVERAGE ANNUAL CAPEX BY 2021 OF ABOUT 40 MILLION EUROS.  Full Article

Yum Brands Says CEO Of Yum Greg Creed's FY 2017 Total Compensation Was $12.4 Mln
Friday, 6 Apr 2018 04:45pm EDT 

April 6 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc ::YUM BRANDS SAYS CEO OF YUM GREG CREED'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $12.4 MLN VS $15.4 MLN IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING.YUM BRANDS SAYS PRESIDENT AND CFO OF YUM DAVID GIBBS' FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $7.5 MILLION VERSUS $6.6 MILLION IN FY 2016.CEO OF KFC DIVISION ROGER EATON'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $5.1 MILLION VERSUS $5.2 MILLION IN FY 2016.YUM BRANDS SAYS FORMER CEO OF TACO BELL DIVISION BRIAN NICCOL'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $4.7 MILLION VERSUS $6.2 MILLION IN FY 2016.  Full Article

Pizza Hut - Is Official Pizza Sponsor Of NFL In A Multi-Year Agreement​
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 07:31am EST 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc ::PIZZA HUT - IS OFFICIAL PIZZA SPONSOR OF NFL IN A MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT​.  Full Article

Chipotle Picks Taco Bell CEO Brian Niccol To Be Its New Chief- WSJ
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 04:30pm EST 

Feb 13 (Reuters) - :CHIPOTLE PICKS TACO BELL CEO BRIAN NICCOL TO BE ITS NEW CHIEF- WSJ, CITING SOURCES.NICCOL WILL SUCCEED CHIPOTLE FOUNDER STEVE ELLS ON MARCH 5- WSJ,CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Yum Brands Says ‍Brian Niccol To Step Down From His Role As Taco Bell CEO To Assume A Senior Position At Another Public Company​
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 04:28pm EST 

Feb 13 (Reuters) - Yum! Brands Inc ::YUM BRANDS - ‍BRIAN NICCOL WILL STEP DOWN FROM HIS ROLE AS TACO BELL CEO TO ASSUME A SENIOR POSITION AT ANOTHER PUBLIC COMPANY​.YUM BRANDS - ‍JULIE FELSS MASINO, LIZ WILLIAMS WILL ASSUME LEADERSHIP OF TACO BELL DIVISION​.  Full Article

Grubhub Says On Feb 8, Co Entered Into Investment Agreement With A Unit Of Yum! Brands Inc - SEC Filing
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 07:23am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Grubhub Inc ::GRUBHUB SAYS ON FEB 8, CO ENTERED INTO INVESTMENT AGREEMENT WITH A UNIT OF YUM! BRANDS INC - SEC FILING.GRUBHUB INC - AGREED TO ISSUE AND SELL TO UNIT OF YUM! BRANDS INC 2.8 MILLION SHARES OF COMMON STOCK OF CO FOR $70.9103/ACQUIRED EARNINGS PER SHARE.  Full Article

Yum! Brands Reports Q4 Adj. Earnings Per Share $0.96
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 07:00am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Yum Brands ::YUM! BRANDS REPORTS FOURTH-QUARTER GAAP OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH OF 134%; FOURTH-QUARTER CORE OPERATING PROFIT DECLINE OF (6)%; ON TRACK WITH STRATEGIC TRANSFORMATION TO ACCELERATE GROWTH.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.96 EXCLUDING ITEMS.Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.26.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $1,577 MILLION.QTRLY WORLDWIDE SYSTEM SALES GREW 4%, WITH KFC AT 6%, TACO BELL AT 3% AND PIZZA HUT AT 1%, EXCLUDING 53RD WEEK.DURING Q4, RECORDED ONE-TIME CHARGE OF $434 MILLION RELATED TO THE TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT OF 2017.  Full Article

Yum! Brands To Purchase $200 Mln Of Common Stock From Grubhub
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 06:50am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Grubhub Inc ::YUM! BRANDS AND GRUBHUB ANNOUNCE NEW U.S. GROWTH PARTNERSHIP.YUM! TO PURCHASE $200M OF COMMON STOCK FROM GRUBHUB.‍PIZZA HUT U.S. PRESIDENT ARTIE STARRS TO JOIN GRUBHUB BOARD OF DIRECTORS AS AN INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR​.DEAL INITIALLY INCLUDES ONLINE ORDERING FOR PICKUP AND DELIVERY FROM KFC AND TACO BELL RESTAURANTS IN U.S..YUM ALSO ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH GRUBHUB TO PURCHASE $200 MILLION OF COMMON STOCK.AS A PART OF PARTNERSHIP, GRUBHUB WILL EXPAND ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS FROM NINE TO 10 MEMBERS.SAYS ‍KFC, TACO BELL AND GRUBHUB WILL WORK WITH FRANCHISEES TO TEST AND ROLL OUT ONLINE ORDERING FOR PICKUP AND DELIVERY​.‍NEW PARTNERSHIP TO DRIVE INCREMENTAL SALES TO KFC AND TACO BELL RESTAURANTS IN U.S. THROUGH ONLINE ORDERING FOR PICKUP AND DELIVERY​.  Full Article

Yum! Brands appoints Tanya Domier to board
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 09:00am EST 

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 09:00am EST 

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

Potential buyer ditches plan to acquire Bidcorp's UK logistics business

JOHANNESBURG, Sept 21 International food distributor Bid Corporation Ltd (Bidcorp) said on Friday the prospective buyer for its UK logistics business is no longer interested in buying it, citing internal reasons.