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Time to Buy Yum?

By Chris Hill - Apr 12, 2013 at 6:17PM

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Is Yum! Brands' stumble in China a buying opportunity, or cause for concern?

The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill, and analysts Ron Gross, Jason Moser, and Charly Travers.

This week, five new cases of the bird flu were reported in China. Thirty-eight cases have been reported in China so far, and 10 people have died. China poultry and restaurant businesses have been particularly hard hit. What does the news mean for Yum! Brands (YUM 0.75%), parent company of KFC? How worried should Yum! Shareholders be? In this installment of Motley Fool Money, our analysts discuss whether investors should take stock in the embattled retailer.

The relevant video segment can be found between 14:41 and 16:04

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