Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Bloomberg Customers

The Associated Press February 2, 2011, 4:21PM ET

Yum Brands reports strong profit growth

The owner of the Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and KFC fast-food brands says its fourth-quarter net income rose 27 percent with robust growth overseas.

Yum Brands Inc. said Wednesday that its net income was $274 million for the quarter, or 56 cents per share. That compares with $216 million, or 45 cents per share, a year earlier.

The Louisville, Ky., company's fourth-quarter revenue was $3.56 billion, up from $3.37 billion.

Analysts expected Yum to earn 60 cents per share on revenue of $3.51 billion, according to FactSet.

In its crucial China business, operating profit rose 15 percent, adjusted for currency fluctuations; operating profit rose 18 percent in Yum's other international business.

BW Mall - Sponsored Links

Buy a link now!