LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Yum Brands is reporting quarter earnings of $206 million.
On a per-share basis, the Louisville, Kentucky-based company said it had net income of 58 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 68 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 61 cents per share.
The parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut posted revenue of $1.45 billion in the period, also surpassing Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.41 billion.
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