Yum! Brands China outlook has improved, says RBC Capital After Yum! Brands reported higher than expected EPS, RBC Capital has increased confidence that the company's sales and margins in China will rebound. The firm thinks that Yum's risk/reward profile is "extremely favorable," and it keeps a Top Pick rating on the stock.
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.