Shares of Yum! Brands Inc.
slumped 0.39% to $128.49 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Yum! Brands Inc. closed $7.28 below its 52-week high ($135.77), which the company reached on August 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as McDonald's Corp.
fell 0.06% to $240.98, Starbucks Corp.
fell 3.55% to $114.64, and Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.
rose 1.09% to $1,880.08. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 1,360 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.