Yum! Brands' China Conundrum

The following video is from Monday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Jason Moser and Tim Hanson discuss the top business and investing stories of the day.

In this segment, The Wall Street Journal has reported that Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM  ) is cutting ties with suppliers that sourced tainted chicken. Yum!'s CFO says that same-store sales in China may fall 25%. Will concerns over food safety spell trouble for shares of Yum! going forward? In this installment of MarketFoolery, our analysts discuss the future of YUM!

Will Yum! Brands lose its dominance in China and be overtaken by the biggest name in fast food? After making investors rich in 2011, McDonald's has been one of the worst-performing blue chip stocks of 2012. Our top analyst on the company will tell you whether you should be worried by this trend, and he'll shed light on whether McDonald's is a buy at today's prices. Click here now to read our premium research report on the company.

The relevant video segment can be found between 0:25 and 5:42.

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