Published: Thu, May 18, 2017
Markets | By Erika Turner

Updates on Most Active Stock: Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Updates on Most Active Stock: Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

The share price of Coca Cola Femsa C.V. (NYSE:KOF) was up +2.10% during the last trading session, with a day high of 80.00. In our current pick, The Coca-Cola Company (KO) has weekly volatility of 0.63%% while its monthly volatility value is at 0.83%%. Now The Coca-Cola Company's current price is $6.15 shy of the official highest sell-side analyst price target on Wall Street. This estimate is provided by 9660000 analysts. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $49.00 price target on shares of The Coca-Cola in a report on Thursday, April 27th. If you are investing like Buffett, the report can assist in finding the company with the durable competitive advantage, and if Peter Lynch is your hero, you might find a low P/E ratio, share buyback or future earnings growth in the depths of the report.

Coca-Cola has returned nearly $6 billion in dividends to shareholders last year, leading it to return $35 billion to investors through dividends in the last six years. The company had revenue of $9.12 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.85 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.38 earnings per share.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -2.68% per annum.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on KO shares. 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.

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Barclays PLC set a $43.00 price objective on The Coca-Cola and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research note on Monday, March 13th. Furthermore on 1/09/17 Goldman Sachs "Downgrades" the stock to Sell at $0. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $43.94. HCN generated revenue of $1.12 Billion in the same quarter, one year ago. Starfire Investment Advisers Inc. raised its stake in The Coca-Cola by 3.6% in the third quarter. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $5.34 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 8.16, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $5.91, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 7.38. During the last month, the stock has changed -25.04% and performed -37.06% over the last 6 months. Finally, Northwest Investment Counselors LLC raised its stake in The Coca-Cola by 1.6% in the third quarter.

Investors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $43.11 and its 200 day moving average price is $41.97.

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With all other things going on, The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has been on a run - rising 9.15 percent in just three months.

Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of The Coca-Cola Company (KO).

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, April 28th.

Welltower Inc. (HCN) closed its previous trading session at $71.66 with the loss of -0.26%. It has a dividend yield of 4.11%. The Coca-Cola Company (KO) 52 week low value is at $39.53 and its current distance from 52 week low value is 10.93%.

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