The parent company of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and KFC will be adding a burger chain in a few months. It should be able to avoid the mistakes that Chipotle made with TastyMade.
News & Analysis: Yum! Brands
But the fast-food giant's 2020 outlook didn't impress investors.
While the parent company has done well, its pizza division has struggled.
YUM earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2019.
Stocks opened higher again on Thursday morning.
Management prepared investors for a potentially significant hit to current-year earnings.
This fast-food business possesses the right ingredients for a worthwhile investment.
All eyes will be on the Pizza Hut segment of the company when it reports fourth-quarter earnings this week.
A new decade at Yum! starts with a new CEO and a new business category it hopes could be a catalyst for growth.
The target is a tiny chain in a niche market that is already showing its limits.