McDonalds – Yum! Brands Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of Yum! Brands Inc.
inched 0.43% higher to $118.57 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.20% to 4,246.59 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.27% to 34,299.33. Yum! Brands Inc. closed $4.16 below its 52-week high ($122.73), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as McDonald’s Corp.
fell 0.27% to $236.35, Starbucks Corp.
fell 0.50% to $111.89, and Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.
fell 1.49% to $1,370.64. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 298,869 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.