|Bid||49.2100 x 900|
|Ask||49.2200 x 1400|
|Day's Range||48.94 - 49.53|
|52 Week Range||41.45 - 50.84|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.30|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||74.58|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.56 (3.16%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
distribution warehouses in Germany went on strike Monday to advocate for better work conditions and pay, according to Reuters. German trade union Verdi called the strike to demand the retailer raise pay for warehouse workers in line with collective bargaining agreements in Germany and retail industry standards. Germany is Amazon's second-largest market after the U.S.
On December 13, PepsiCo (PEP) stock rose 1.2%. UBS initiated coverage with a “neutral” rating and a target price of $123. PepsiCo stock has a “hold” recommendation from 57% or 13 out of the 23 analysts. Nine analysts rate PepsiCo stock as a “buy,” while one analyst has a “sell” recommendation.
Amazon.com Inc. has trained people to buy everything from major appliances to daily staples online. Inside Amazon, the items are known as CRaP, short for “Can’t Realize a Profit.” Think bottled beverages or snack foods. The products tend to be priced at $15 or less, are sold directly by Amazon, and are heavy or bulky and therefore costly to ship—characteristics that make for thin or nonexistent margins.
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo: Which Stock Had Better Returns? Coca-Cola (KO) has outperformed PepsiCo (PEP) by generating a better gross and operating margin in the first nine months of 2018. The improvement was partially offset by the adoption of a new revenue recognition standard.
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo: Which Stock Had Better Returns? PepsiCo’s (PEP) revenues grew 2.6% in the first nine months of 2018 due to higher volumes and increased pricing. PepsiCo and Coca-Cola (KO) have been increasing product prices to combat weak volumes, specifically in the soda category.
Beverage giant The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE: KO ) deserves to trade at a premium valuation after a first hand visit to the Atlanta headquarters reinforces the company is seeing good momentum into next year, ...
Coca-Cola (KO) has generated a total return of 11.6% YTD (year-to-date) as of December 13. So far, Coca-Cola has outperformed PepsiCo (PEP). PepsiCo has delivered a total return of ~2.0% since the beginning of 2018. In comparison, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), which tracks the S&P 500 Index, has delivered a total return of 0.74% YTD as of December 13. A stock’s total return takes into account the change in the stock price and dividends paid by the company.
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEArca: XLP), the largest exchange traded fund tracking the consumer staples sector, and rival cap-weighted staples ETFs traded slightly higher Thursday on ...
Another chapter in the history of The Coca-Cola Co. is coming to a close. “That wasn’t a coincidence,” Nunn said in an interview Dec. 10. The moves will allow Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey to solidify his leadership position – becoming the company’s chairman in April.
In the U.S., marijuana is still federally illegal. For investors, the key question is how to profit from hemp becoming legal. When I wrote “How to potentially become a marijuana millionaire, albeit carefully,” the most important word in the headline was “carefully.” Being careful also applies to hemp.
The S&P 500 enjoyed its best one-day percentage gain in 10 days on Wednesday following U.S. President Donald Trump's upbeat comments on trade talks and Beijing's first major purchase of U.S. soybeans in months. Latest data showed U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ended Dec. 8 dropped more than expected from the week before.
UBS analysts cut their view of Coca-Cola from buy to neutral though they raised their price target from $50 to $51. The firm cited changes at the company, including its big acquisition of global coffee chain Costa. Coke shares have been strong outperformers this year.
Coca-Cola KO – UBS downgraded the stock to "neutral" from "buy." The firm notes Coke's stable earnings growth, but adds that the company is in the midst of significant changes and that issues with any one of them could prompt management to back away from prior growth targets. General Electric GE – JPMorgan Chase analyst Stephen Tusa upgraded GE to "neutral" from "underweight," but kept his price target at $6 per share. Ciena CIEN – The networking equipment maker beat estimates by five cents with adjusted quarterly profit of 53 cents per share, with revenue also beating forecasts.
ECB Policy Statement Today, Watch Italian Bond Markets The European Central Bank is widely expected today to announce that it will indeed stop the Euro printing presses by the end of the year, which is the end of the month, which is a mere two weeks away, though the “end of QE” in the Eurozone […] The post Market Morning: ECB QE Ending, Trump Plays Good Cop in Huawei Arrest, Hemp Soon Legal? appeared first on Market Exclusive.
Norfolk Southern Corp said on Wednesday it would shift its headquarters to Atlanta from Virginia, tapping a major hub for transportation. The fourth-largest U.S. railroad joins United Parcel Services , ...
Coca-Cola KO shares are on the rise this year, but one trader just bet more than $3 million that the rally is about to fall flat. Shares of the beverage giant have surged more than 19 percent off their 52-week low hit in May, but according to Dan Nathan of RiskReversal.com the positive sentiment is beginning to shift for the stock. On Tuesday, Coca-Cola stock saw a surge of bearish activity at five times the average daily put volume.
Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out. Not only has the portfolio grown in size, but it has also expanded into different industries and sectors, which are arguably outside Buffett's circle of competence -- or at least they would have been a decade ago. Only a few quarters ago, the very idea that Buffett would be buying Apple (AAPL) to include it in his portfolio would have been seen as outrageous.