Power Growth Investor Hotline – Friday, January 6, 2023

DRAFTKINGS INC., $11.63, is still a buy. The digital sports entertainment and gaming company (symbol DKNG on Nasdaq) currently provides sports betting in several U.S. states: Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia,… Read More

Spinoff spotlight

YUM CHINA HOLDINGS INC. $57 is a buy for aggressive investors. The company (New York symbol YUMC; Consumer Sector; Shares outstanding: 418.4 million; Market cap: $23.8 billion; Dividend yield: 0.8%; Takeover Target Rating: Medium; www.yumchina.com) is China’s largest fast-food operator with 12,409 outlets, mainly under the KFC and Pizza… Read More

RBI expands in Eastern Europe

RESTAURANT BRANDS INTERNATIONAL INC. $90 is a buy for aggressive investors. The company (Toronto symbol QSR, Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 449.1 million; Market cap: $40.4 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 4.8; Dividend yield: 3.3%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.rbi.com) is the world’s third-largest fast-food operator after McDonald’s (No… Read More

Yum exits Russia

YUM! BRANDS INC. $112 is a buy. The company (New York symbol YUM; Consumer Sector; Shares outstanding: 284.5 million; Market cap: $31.9 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 4.8; Dividend yield: 2.0%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.yum.com) operates 53,350 restaurants in over 150 countries. Its main banners are KFC (fried chicken), Pizza… Read More

New markets will spur its pandemic recovery

More regions are now re-opening their economies as the COVID-19 pandemic eases. That’s good news for fast-food operator Restaurant Brands, which aims to spur its long-term growth by expanding its overseas operations, which currently supply just 10% of its revenue.