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Food Scare Slams Yum Sales in China

Yum just can't catch a break. A slew of analysts sliced their profit estimates and price targets on Yum! Brands after the operator of Pizza Hut and KFC estimated its quarterly same-store sales in China fell 13 percent. The culprit: the food safety scare there sparked by expired meat from a former supplier. Yum gets more than half of its sales from China.

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