Hot Stock Overview: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Hot Stock Overview: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

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The Coca-Cola Company (KO) escalated 1.95% and closed its last trading session at $43.97. About 1.46 million shares traded. After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Coca Cola European Partners (CCE) is now at 36.77, the 7-day stands at 31.35, and the 3-day is sitting at 31.56.

Among 9 analysts covering Aqua America Inc.

Among 34 analysts covering Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Apple Inc. had 374 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

1/5/2018-Macquarie was Downgraded by analysts at Macquarie from a "Outperform " rating to a " Neutral" rating. The rating was maintained by Rosenblatt on Sunday, August 16 with "Buy". However, most people believe that a higher stock price indicates a larger company where the price might also be misread as the definite worth of a company. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $47.0 target.

Analysts assigned consensus rating of 2.1.

Since September 18, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 7 selling transactions for $11.49 million activity. MORELAND KENNETH V also sold $839,833 worth of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. Prudential Public Limited Company reported 5,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Shares for $1.00M were sold by Nesbitt Martin H. Wiese Edward A also sold $3.06 million worth of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. 0 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. Citigroup holds 13,221 shares. (NASDAQ:INVE). Morgan Stanley holds 0% in Identiv, Inc. Fred Alger stated it has 37,062 shares. Stillwater Mngmt stated it has 3.41% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NYSE:WTR). Huntington Bank & Trust accumulated 6,104 shares. South Dakota Investment Council reported 0.02% in Aqua America, Inc. Moreover, Evercore Tru Na has 0.12% invested in Simmons First National Corporation (NASDAQ:SFNC). 40,995 are owned by Lakeview Capital Prtn Ltd Limited Liability Company. Laurion Cap Mngmt LP owns 68,546 shares. L S Advsrs invested in 2.04% or 79,180 shares. Brookstone Mgmt accumulated 136,264 shares. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 38% are positive.

KO has been the topic of several research reports. Mechanics Financial Bank Department reported 0.47% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). UBS has "Buy" rating and $51 target.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) analysts on average have given a price target of $84.27 on KO stock. The rating was maintained by Bernstein with "Buy" on Tuesday, April 11. The company operates in the Consumer Defensive sector with a market capitalization of 188.15 Million. The rating was upgraded by Nomura on Wednesday, January 3 to "Buy". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, January 8 by Cowen & Co. Susquehanna maintained Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE:CCE) on Monday, February 12 with "Sell" rating. On the other side of RSI values, an RSI reading of 30 or below is commonly interpreted as indicating an oversold or undervalued condition. Credit Suisse maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) on Thursday, October 26 with "Outperform" rating. 100,000 shares valued at $4.61M were sold by SMITH BRIAN JOHN on Tuesday, August 15. Its down 0.14, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 48 investors sold KO shares while 641 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 8 raised stakes. Hutchinson Capital Mngmt Ca owns 5,600 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Accredited holds 0.08% or 6,834 shares in its portfolio. 130,000 were reported by Rbf Cap Lc. Keybank Natl Association Oh has 2.11 million shares. Cape Cod Five Cents Bancorporation owns 28,878 shares.

If we look at the Volatility of The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Week Volatility is 2.86%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.79%. Charter reported 100,958 shares stake. Strategic Service invested 0.06% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). The company was maintained on Friday, February 9 by Stephens.

On 11/7/2017 Coca-Cola European Partners announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.24 with an ex dividend date of 11/17/2017 which will be payable on 12/4/2017. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.41/share and a low EPS of $0.37/share.

The Coca-Cola (KO) traded down $0.09 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $44.10.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) will report its next earnings on Feb 16 BMO.