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Yum Brands Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for YUM

Based on 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Yum Brands Inc.
Min Forecast
$120.00-7.02%
Avg Forecast
$140.08+8.54%
Max Forecast
$160.00+23.97%

Should I buy or sell YUM stock?

Based on 13 analysts offering ratings for Yum Brands Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 53.85%
Buy
2 analysts 15.38%
Hold
4 analysts 30.77%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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YUM stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Wells Fargo
Top 1%
100
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$145.00+12.35%2023-01-24
JP Morgan
Top 11%
90
HoldMaintains$130.00+0.73%2023-01-18
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 2%
2
Strong BuyMaintains$155.00+20.10%2023-01-18
RBC Capital
Top 38%
63
HoldMaintains$132.00+2.28%2022-12-16
Cowen & Co.
Top 23%
78
BuyMaintains$155.00+20.10%2022-12-05
Citigroup
Top 16%
85
Strong BuyMaintains$160.00+23.97%2022-11-30
Argus Research
Top 34%
67
Strong BuyUpgrades$142.00+10.03%2022-11-23
Morgan Stanley
Top 22%
79
Strong BuyMaintains$140.00+8.48%2022-10-11
Bernstein
Top 42%
59
BuyInitiates Coverage On$144.00+11.58%2022-09-08
Deutsche Bank
Top 5%
96
Strong BuyMaintains$133.00+3.05%2022-07-25

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Forecast return on equity

Is YUM forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
-18.99%
Industry
-48.58%
Market
47.78%
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Forecast return on assets

Is YUM forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
28.08%
Industry
16.38%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

YUM earnings per share forecast

What is YUM's earnings per share in the next 2 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.23+17.53%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.76+29.44%
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YUM revenue forecast

What is YUM's revenue in the next 2 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$7.3B+8.27%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$7.8B+16.37%
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Forecast High Revenue Growth Forecast

YUM earnings growth forecast

How is YUM forecast to perform vs Restaurants companies and vs the US market?
Company
17.53%
Industry
28.56%
Market
85.2%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Market Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

YUM revenue growth forecast

How is YUM forecast to perform vs Restaurants companies and vs the US market?
Company
8.27%
Industry
8.39%
Market
72.18%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

YUM vs Restaurant Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
YUM$129.06$140.08+8.54%Strong Buy
CMG$1,700.28$1,836.65+8.02%Strong Buy
YUMC$58.46$56.04-4.14%Buy
QSR$68.04$66.44-2.35%Buy
DRI$149.79$151.19+0.93%Strong Buy

Yum Brands Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Yum Brands Stock a good buy in 2023, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 13 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: YUM) stock is to Strong Buy YUM stock.

Out of 13 analysts, 7 (53.85%) are recommending YUM as a Strong Buy, 2 (15.38%) are recommending YUM as a Buy, 4 (30.77%) are recommending YUM as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending YUM as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending YUM as a Strong Sell.

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What is YUM's earnings growth forecast for 2023-2024?

(NYSE: YUM) Yum Brands's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 17.53% is not forecast to beat the US Restaurants industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 28.56%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 85.2%.

Yum Brands's earnings in 2023 is $1,284,000,000.On average, 11 Wall Street analysts forecast YUM's earnings for 2023 to be $1,473,227,539, with the lowest YUM earnings forecast at $1,411,256,209, and the highest YUM earnings forecast at $1,535,198,870.

In 2024, YUM is forecast to generate $1,622,522,108 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $1,529,565,112 and the highest earnings forecast at $1,729,563,497.

What is YUM's revenue growth forecast for 2023-2024?

(NYSE: YUM) Yum Brands's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 8.27% is not forecast to beat the US Restaurants industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.39%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 72.18%.

Yum Brands's revenue in 2023 is $6,713,000,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast YUM's revenue for 2023 to be $2,047,395,860,078, with the lowest YUM revenue forecast at $2,003,561,284,498, and the highest YUM revenue forecast at $2,089,923,967,335.

In 2024, YUM is forecast to generate $2,200,502,792,636 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $2,145,996,753,941 and the highest revenue forecast at $2,243,280,475,343.

What is YUM's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2023-2024?

(NYSE: YUM) forecast ROA is 28.08%, which is higher than the forecast US Restaurants industry average of 16.38%.

What is YUM's Price Target?

According to 13 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year YUM price target, the average YUM price target is $140.08, with the highest YUM stock price forecast at $160.00 and the lowest YUM stock price forecast at $120.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Yum Brands's share price could reach $140.08 by Jan 24, 2024. The average Yum Brands stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 8.54% from the current YUM share price of $129.06.

What is YUM's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2023-2024?

(NYSE: YUM) Yum Brands's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $4.45. On average, analysts forecast that YUM's EPS will be $5.23 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.01, and the highest EPS forecast at $5.45. In 2024, YUM's EPS is forecast to hit $5.76 (min: $5.43, max: $6.14).

What is YUM's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2023-2024?

(NYSE: YUM) forecast ROE is -18.99%, which is considered weak.
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