The Case for and Against The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Young woman drinking a can of Coca-Cola

Great Lakes Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). As of the end of the quarter Wells Fargo & Company/mn had bought a total of 20 shares growing its stake by 0.6%. The firm has a market capitalization of $198,291.45, a P/E ratio of 24.62, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.94 and a beta of 0.70. Staley Capital Advisers invested in 1.04% or 271,595 shares. About 7.01 million shares traded. Ca reported 0.26% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). It has underperformed by 5.95% the S&P500.

Majedie Asset Management Ltd decreased Noble Energy Inc (NBL) stake by 12.15% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Engineers Gate Manager LP now owns 88,100 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,144,000 after buying an additional 38,524 shares during the last quarter. The institutional investor held 50.76M shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $2.28B, up from 48.59 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Accern also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 46.1277934704666 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. About 23.20 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. The stock experienced a rise in short interest of 34.93% as of October 31, 2017 from the last reporting period. It last reported revenues of $9.06 billion and EPS of $0.5 for the September 2017, representing -15% top-line growth and 0.49 EPS growth. Its down 0.09, from 0.84 in 2017Q1. The total value of its holdings decreased 5.3%. 117 funds opened positions while 502 raised stakes. Bollard Gp Lc has invested 0.16% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of KO. Adage Cap Grp Inc Limited Liability Corp accumulated 6.70M shares. The Connecticut-based Benin Management Corporation has invested 0.18% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Covington Investment Advisors Inc holds 0.97% or 56,825 shares.

Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc, which manages about $597.87M and $784.54M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Vanguard Index Funds Small Cap (VB) by 4,786 shares to 19,105 shares, valued at $2.59 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Coca-Cola European Partners PLC, formerly known as Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., is headquartered in Uxbridge, United Kingdom. Bahl And Gaynor invested 1.81% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Vanguard Gru Inc has invested 0.02% in MasTec, Inc. Td Asset Management Inc claims 9,800 shares valued at $832,000. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since November 14, 2016 and is downtrending. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.49 earnings per share. research analysts predict that Coca-Cola Company will post 1.9 EPS for the current year.

Delta Technology Holdings Limited (NASDAQ:DELT) overall volume in the last trading session was 750,152 shares. Advisor Partners Ltd invested 0.66% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a hold rating and set a $46.00 price objective (up from $44.00) on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Therefore 43% are positive.

According to Zacks, "Coca-Cola reported better-than-expected third-quarter 2017 results". Susquehanna reissued a hold rating and issued a $39.00 price objective on shares of Coca-Cola European Partners PLC in a research note on Monday, November 14th. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Hold" on Monday, September 25. UBS upgraded the shares of CCE in report on Wednesday, January 11 to "Buy" rating. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $47.50. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 28 by Credit Suisse. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, December 6. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $21 target in Wednesday, April 12 report.

Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $17.26 million activity. Shares for $15.94M were sold by Finan Irial on Wednesday, May 24. Equity analyst Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Therefore 67% are positive. TheStreet cut Coca-Cola European Partners PLC from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, December 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 27th were issued a dividend of $0.25 per share. Societe Generale upgraded the shares of BAC in report on Wednesday, January 11 to "Buy" rating. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and $8 target. Oppenheimer maintained Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) on Tuesday, October 6 with "Outperform" rating.

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