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1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

Yum Brands: Expansive Interview With Public Affairs Chief Reveals Company Priorities

This is the first of a two-part series following Yum Brands' 2014 first-quarter earnings release on Tuesday, April 22nd.

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6 hrs ago | Business Journal

China: the key to Yum! Brands bounce-back year

It's no secret that earnings of Yum! Brands Inc. are tied closely to the performance of its subsidiaries, KFC and Pizza Hut , in China.

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10 hrs ago | The Nation

The Most Unequal Industry in America Is Also the One Fighting the Minimum Wage

David Novak is the chief executive of Yum! Brands, the parent company that runs Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, and KFC.

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12 hrs ago | Barron's

Credit Suisse: Forget "EM In DM", "DM In EM" Instead

One way for investors to gain exposure to emerging markets without dealing with trading in foreign stock exchanges or corporate governance issues is the popular concept of "EM in DM", or buying developed markets stocks that have significant exposure to emerging markets.

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16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Choosing McDonald's As An Income Investment Is Not A Good Idea

McDonald's continues to struggle. If first quarter results have revealed anything, it was that revenue challenges continue, and large western markets are saturated.

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20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Yum! Brands' CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good morning. My name is Joana and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Yum! Brands' First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Pizza Hut parent company to focus on boosting sales at pizza chain

By one key measure, Pizza Hut first-quarter sales in the U.S. dropped 5 percent, prompting the CEO of the chain's parent company to list turning Pizza Hut around as a top corporate goal.

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Business Journal

Leadership Louisville Center announces members of second 2014 'Ignite Louisville' class

Ignite Louisville is a seven-month program that helps rising business professionals develop key leadership skills and make business connections.

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CSP

Is Bottled Baja Blast About to Become a Reality?

PepsiCo is again mining its partnership with Taco Bell, with plans to start selling the Mexican quick-service restaurant chain's popular Mountain Dew Baja Blast fountain drinks in bottles and cans for the first time next month, reported the Associated Press.

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Business Journal

Taco Bell breakfast 'off to a great start,' Yum CEO says

Taco Bell Corp.'s new breakfast menu was launched too late to impact first quarter earnings for parent company Yum! Brands Inc. But that didn't keep the topic from sharing center stage next to the positive performance of Yum! Brands' China division during a conference call with analysts held Wednesday morning to discuss the Louisville-based ... (more)

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Value Line

Stock Market Today: April 23, 2014

Stocks to Watch from The Survey - Once again, investors have their hands full digesting a bevy of earnings reports from companies across a variety of industries.

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The Washington Post

U.S. Stock-Index Futures Little Changed Amid AT&T, Yum Results

U.S. stock futures were little changed, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index completed its longest winning streak since September, as investors weighed earnings from AT&T Inc. to Yum! Brands Inc. AT&T slipped 2.2 percent in early New York trading after maintaining its forecast for earnings growth.

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Express India

China is a driver, not a drag, for US comapnies' earnings in Q1

Some of the biggest names in Corporate America, including Coca-Cola Co, have reported strong results from their China operations.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

A full list... )--Today, AmREIT announced the signing of a 7,000 square foot building lease with El Tiempo Cantina for an outparcel at the Woodlake Square shopping center in Houston, Texas.... )--EnLink Midstream, LLC and EnLink Midstream Partners, LP announced today that they will host... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... (more)

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Reuters

Yum Brands' 1st-qtr restaurant sales in China up 9 percent

KFC parent Yum Brands Inc on Tuesday said first-quarter sales at established restaurants in China, its top market, rose 9 percent, roughly in line with expectations, as it recovers from an avian flu outbreak and a food safety scare last year that pummeled demand for chicken.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-Yum Brands' China restaurant sales improve, shares rise

KFC parent Yum Brands Inc on Tuesday said first-quarter sales at established restaurants in China, its top market, rose 9 percent as it recovers from an avian flu outbreak and a food safety scare that pummeled demand for chicken last year.

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Fox News

Yum Brands 1Q Restaurant Sales Up in China

KFC parent Yum Brands Inc on Tuesday said first-quarter sales at established restaurants in China, its top market, rose 9 percent, roughly in line with expectations, as it recovers from an avian flu outbreak and a food safety scare last year that pummeled demand for chicken.

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MarketWatch

After Hours: Gilead shares climb; AT&T, Amgen shares fall

Gilead Sciences Inc., AT&T Inc. and Amgen Inc. were among the stocks actively trading Tuesday evening, with shares of Gilead climbing after handily beating Wall Street's quarterly earnings and revenue expectations and reporting a sales surge for its new hepatitis C treatment.

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Minyanville

Stock Upgrades: Facebook Doesn't Need Botox to Look Beautiful

An antiwrinkle treatment will dominate the day , but Facebook -- as unhip as it may be among Snapchatting adolescents -- certainly isn't showing its age.

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Minyanville

Pre-Market: Philips Earnings Disappoint; Novartis, Glaxo, and Eli Lilly Ink $28 Billion Deal

Stock futures pointed to a flat open on Tuesday. Before the opening bell, Dow Jones futures rose 0.01% to 16,373.

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