The "Chart of the Day" is Yum Brands (YUM), which showed up on Wednesday's Barchart "All Time High" list. Yum Brands on Wednesday rallied by 1.19% and posted a new all-time high of $58.11. TrendSpotter has been Long since Oct 27 at $54.39. In recent news on the stock, the company on Dec 5 raised its FY adjusted EPS guidance to at least $2.85 versus the consensus of $2.86, said FY12 adjusted EPS will grow by at least 10%, and said it plans to open 1500 new international units in FY12 with 600 of those in China. Yum Brands, with a market cap of $26 billion, is the one of the world's largest restaurant companies, brands including KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell.
How we found the Chart of the Day:
We found the "Chart of the Day" by scanning the Barchart "All Time High" list. In order to get to that list, we first clicked on the Stocks menu item on the Barchart home page, then on the "All Time Highs" menu item on the left menu bar. We then sorted the list by percentage gainers by clicking on the "Percent" column title. A stock that has posted a new All-Time high is typically showing strong upside momentum.
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- TrendSpotter: Buy
- Short-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
- Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
- Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
- Overall Average 100% Buy
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