Yum! Brands volatility expected to move on negative same store sales Yum! Brands volatility is expected to move after the company disclosed a "significant negative impact to same store sales" in China due to the latest China food supplier issue. Overall option implied volatility of 19 is near its 26-week average of 20 according to Track Data, suggesting non-directional price movement.
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.