Yum! Brands volatility flat into investor day Yum! Brands overall option implied volatility of 24 is below its 26-week average of 28 according to Track Data, suggesting decreasing price movement into the expected release of guidance on November 29 and a company hosted investor day on December 6.
Yum! Brands authorizes up to $1B in share repurchases Yum! Brands board authorized the company to repurchase up to $1B in additional shares of common stock. The $1B in additional share repurchases of the company’s outstanding common stock is authorized through May 31, 2016.