Analysts press Yum over performance in China

Analysts press Yum over performance in China

Operator pushed to reduce reliance on country for sales and profits

Yum! Brands Inc.’s continued struggles in China appear to be putting pressure on the company to take more aggressive steps to reduce its reliance on the quickly growing country for its sales and profits.

Analysts intensely questioned Yum executives during the company’s third-quarter earnings call Wednesday, after the Louisville, Ky.-based quick-service operator acknowledged that sales in China will be disappointing for the third straight year, this time due to a sudden drop in s

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