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216. Yum Brands
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Rank: 216 (Previous rank: 239)
CEO: David C. Novak
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 10,836.0 -3.9
Profits 1,071.0 11.1
Assets 7,148.0
Stockholders' equity 1,025.0
Market value (3/26/2010) 17,959.2
Profits as % of  
Revenues 9.9
Assets 15.0
Stockholders' equity 104.5
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 2.22
% change from 2008 13.3
1999-2009 annual growth rate % 8.5
Total return to investors %
2009 13.6
1999-2009 annual rate 14.7
Industry: Food Services
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 McDonald's 108 22,744.7
2 Yum Brands 216 10,836.0
3 Starbucks 241 9,774.6
4 Darden Restaurants 311 7,217.5
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
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Louisville, KY 40213
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