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Yum Brands (YUM): Q1 EPS of $0.76 beats by $0.03. Revenue of $2.74B (+13% Y/Y) in-line. Shares...

Yum Brands (YUM): Q1 EPS of $0.76 beats by $0.03. Revenue of $2.74B (+13% Y/Y) in-line. Shares -2.5% AH. (PR)

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  • samal
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    why the shares are down when it reach the earnings?
    18 Apr 2012, 04:23 PM Reply Like
  • chopchop0
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    Because the market can be irrational. Some people are probably taking profits off the table after a big runup in YUM.
    18 Apr 2012, 08:37 PM Reply Like
  • Spencer Knight
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    Mostly the irrational part. They see anything related to weaker Chinese growth and sell.
    19 Apr 2012, 01:19 AM Reply Like
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