Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC Announces Investigation into YUM! Brands, Inc.
Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC is investigating whether YUM! Brands, Inc.
(“YUM!” or the “Company”) (YUM) and/or certain of its officers violated
the federal securities laws. The investigation focuses on a series of
statements made between October 9, 2012 and January 7, 2013, inclusive,
regarding the Company’s business, its prospects and its operations.
Specifically, the firm is reviewing YUM!’s statements relating to, among
other things, the profitability of its Chinese operations during that
time to determine if those disclosures complied with applicable laws.
On November 23, 2012, reports in the Chinese media claimed that certain
of the Company’s chicken suppliers fed toxic chemicals to chickens sold
to KFC China. On January 7, 2013, YUM! revealed it was lowering its
sales forecasts for its China Division as a result of the “adverse
publicity associated with a government review of China poultry supply.”
The price of YUM! stock declined significantly following these
If you purchased YUM! common stock between October 9, 2012 and January
7, 2013 and have questions concerning your legal rights, you are
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