Yum! Brands falls after earnings, levels to watch The stock is down over 4.8% to $78.78 a time of writing. At that price next support is at $78.12. The $78 area was prior resistance for the stock in the past several months and may now become support. Resistance is at $79.82.
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.