Here Are Some Essential Facts About Yum China

Yum China marked a -1.4% change Friday, compared to 0.0% for the S&P 500. Is it a good value at today's price of $62.21? Only an in-depth analysis can answer that question, but here are some facts that can give you an idea:

  • Yum China Holdings, Inc. owns, operates, and franchises restaurants in China.

  • Yum China belongs to the Consumer Discretionary sector, which has an average price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 22.33 and an average price to book (P/B) of 3.12

  • The company's P/B ratio is 4.0

  • Yum China has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 60.4 based on its trailing 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $1.03 per share

  • Its forward P/E ratio is 3.4, based on its forward earnings per share (EPS) of $18.12

  • YUMC has a Price to Earnings Growth (PEG) ratio of 0.02, which shows the company is very undervalued compared to its earnings growth estimates.

  • Over the last four years, Yum China has averaged free cash flows of $655,250,000.00, which on average grew -0.5%

  • YUMC's gross profit margins have averaged 15.1 % over the last four years and during this time they had a growth rate of -1.7 % and a coefficient of variability of 4.7 %.

  • Yum China has moved 51.8% over the last year compared to -3.8% for the S&P 500 -- a difference of 56.0%

  • YUMC has an average analyst rating of buy and is -88.19% away from its mean target price of $526.73 per share

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