Will Yum Brands (YUM -0.4%) consider making a play for Wendy's (WEN +3.4%)? David Englander...

|By:, SA News Editor

Will Yum Brands (YUM -0.4%) consider making a play for Wendy's (WEN +3.4%)? David Englander raises the idea as he notes how the positive changes at Wendy's makes the company quite attractive to Yum Brands which has a gaping hole in its restaurant brand portfolio without a burger business of its own. An acquisition would also lower the company's dependence on China - a sticking point to some investors at the moment.