Yum! Brands shares should be bought at current levels, says Oppenheimer Oppenheimer believes that Yum's China comp trends suggest that there is a good chance the company's comps will grow by double digit percentage levels in 1Q14. The firm expects the company's 2014 earnings to surpass expectations and it keeps an Outperform rating on the shares.
Yum! Brands volatility increases into Q1 and outlook Yum! Brands April call option implied volatility is at 37, April weekly is at 41, May is at 28; compared to its 26-week average of 22 according to Track Data, suggesting large price movement into the expected release of Q1 results on April 22.