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Subject:  Results are in Date:  7/13/2011  6:14 PM
Author:  tangoev Number:  700 of 712

Yum reported tonight after close. The market seems to like it. But the figures are not great.

Read company report here: http://investors.yum.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=117941&p=irol-n...

Highlights EPS Growth of 13%, Raises Full Year 2011 EPS Growth Forecast to at least 12


SECOND-QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS
Operating profit grew 25% in China and 11% at Yum! Restaurants International prior to foreign currency translation.
Operating profit declined 28% in the U.S., resulting in a Worldwide operating profit decline of 2%

Worldwide system sales grew 3%, prior to foreign currency translation, including 28% in China and 6% at YRI. System sales in the U.S. declined 5%.

Strong international development continued with