TMCNet:  Shares of Yum! Brands Down on Above Average Volume, Moving Against Trend (YUM)

[November 30, 2012]

Shares of Yum! Brands Down on Above Average Volume, Moving Against Trend (YUM)

Nov 30, 2012 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) -- Yum! Brands's stock is down 10.0% to $67.02 on heavy trading volume. Today's volume of 8.4 million shares tops the average 30-day volume of 3.1 million shares. Spikes in volume can validate a breakout or signify a potential turning point.


SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Yum! Brands on July 30th, 2012 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $66.52. Since that recommendation, shares of Yum! Brands have risen 12.0%. We continue to monitor YUM for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Over the past year, Yum! Brands has traded in a range of $53.65 to $74.75 and is now at $67.66, 26% above that low. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.2% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.6%.

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