The Growth Forecast For:The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

  • The Growth Forecast For:The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Growth Forecast For:The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

Monarch Capital Management Inc. reduced its position in shares of Coca-Cola Co. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.01. The company's outstanding shares are 317.58 Million. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. This year company's Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is 4.60% and next year's estimated EPS growth is 4.19%.

The Coca-Cola Company on 10/26/2016 reported its EPS as $0.49 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.48. Finally, American Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in Coca-Cola during the third quarter worth approximately $245,000. The Company's segments include Mexico and Central America division, which comprises Mexico (including corporate operations), Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama; the South America division, which consists of Brazil, Argentina and Colombia; Venezuela, which operates in an economy with exchange control and hyper-inflation, and the Asian division, which consists of the Company's equity method investment in Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines, Inc. They now own 2.72 billion shares or 2.58% less from 2.79 billion shares in 2016Q1.

Coca-Cola Co. has a 12 month low of $40.75 and a 12 month high of $47.13.

A gap is a change in price levels of a stock between the close of one session and the opening of the next one. The firm has a market capitalization of $179.85 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.98 and a beta of 0.59.

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated has a 50 day moving average of 149.79 and a 200 day moving average of 144.59. The current PEG for The Coca-Cola Company NYSE:KO is valued at 13.69 with a P/S value of 4.22. For the next 5 years, The Coca-Cola Company is expecting Growth of 1.84% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 0.6% per annum. The Company has gross margin of 13.10% and profit margin was positive 8.50% in trailing twelve months. The reported earnings topped the analyst's consensus by $0.05 with the surprise factor of 10.60%. Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW) posted quarterly EPS of $0.91 for period closed on 2016-09-30. The company had Year Ago Sales of 10 Billion. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be given a dividend of 0.35 per share on Thursday, December 15th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 29th.

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Beverages - Soft Drinks prevailing Dividend Yield is 3.37% that has a Payout Ratio of 82.70%.

KO has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Credit Suisse initiated The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) on Friday, September 16 with "Neutral" rating.

Average broker recommendation is statistical average of the discrete ratings contributed by sell-side forecasters to produce a Consensus Rating.

The current ratio for Coca-Cola European Partners Plc NYSE shows a rate of 1.1 with its quick ratio of 0.9.

10/20/2016 - Kepler Cheuvreux began new coverage on Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. giving the company a "buy" rating. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Coca-Cola Company is 9.06 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 9.44 Billion.