Traders Recap: Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) , Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE:DPLO)

On 4/3/2017, Shares of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) closed at $63.55 in last trading day. After noting the initial trading entry at $63.74, it reached to a day’s high of $63.99 and moved to a day’s low of $63.18. The recent daily volume was 3.21 million as contrast to it’s an average volume of 2.59 million.

Technical Indicators:

The last close of the Yum! Brands, Inc. stock reflects that it traded -2.29% from its 50-day moving average of $65.04. The stock traded below -0.69% to its 200-day MA of $63.99. Furthermore, it moved lower -30.92% from its 52-week high of $91.99 and +6.68% up from $59.57, which is 52-week low of the stock.

Yum! Brands, Inc.’s (YUM) moved with shift of 0.06% in the past week. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 0.81% and performed -1.64% over the last six months. The stock currently has Monthly Volatility of 1.02% and Weekly Volatility of 1.24%.

YUM! Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants. The company operates in three segments: the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, and the Taco Bell Division. Its restaurants prepare, package, and sell a menu of food items. As of February 21, 2017, it operated approximately 43,500 restaurants in 135 countries and territories primarily under the KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, and Mexican-style food categories. The company was formerly known as TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. and changed its name to YUM! Brands, Inc. in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE:DPLO) finalized the last transaction at value of $15.20, with a daily change of -4.70% or -0.75 points. The company maintained volume of 968.67 thousand shares. In past trading day, the stock hit the maximum price of $15.98 and touched to minimum value of $15.14. It has a market cap of $ 1.01B.

Technical Indicators:

As of last trade close, the stock is trading  downside -60.97% from its one year high of $38.94 and moved +24.08% upward from $12.25, which is one year low of the stock.

The stock traded above +1.60% from its 50-day moving average of $14.96. Furthermore, the stock moved -13.23% to its 200-day MA of $ 17.52.

During the last month, Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc.’s (DPLO) has changed 0.73% and performed -45.73% over the last 6 months. The mean rating score for this stock is at 2.70. This rating scale contains from 1 to 5 with 5 representing a Strong Sell, 1 signifying a Strong Buy and 3 demonstrating a Hold. The Volatility was noted at 3.50% in recent month and observed Weekly Volatility of 3.31%.

Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. operates as an independent specialty pharmacy in the United States. The company stocks, dispenses, and distributes prescriptions for various biotechnology and specialty pharmaceutical manufacturers. It also provides specialty infusion pharmacy, patient care coordination, clinical, compliance and persistency program, patient financial assistance, specialty pharmacy training/consulting, benefits investigation, prior authorization, risk evaluation and medication strategy, retail specialty, and hub services, as well as clinical and administrative support services to hospitals and health systems. The company’s primary focus is on medication management programs for individuals with complex chronic diseases, including oncology, immunology, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, specialized infusion therapy, and various other serious or long-term conditions. Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. has 19 pharmacy locations in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Flint, Michigan.

 

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