Coca-Cola Company (The) s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -0.81% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -6.33% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -5.87% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Coca-Cola Company (The) has a negative value of -10.63 compared to overall market performance. Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) has tumbled 2.31% during the past week and has dropped 0.73% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 3.1%. Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) has underperformed the index by 2.51% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.67 points or 1.62% at $40.58 with 28,847,307 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $41.02, the shares hit an intraday low of $40.55 and an intraday high of $41.2 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $175,020 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 4,312,959,400 shares. The 52-week high of Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) is $47.13 and the 52-week low is $39.88.
The Coca-Cola Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017. The company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.37. The company had revenue of $9409.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9169.94 million. The companys revenue was down -5.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.The Coca-Cola Co was Downgraded by Wells Fargo to Market Perform on Jan 19, 2017. The Coca-Cola Co was Initiated by Barclays on Jan 9, 2017 to Equal Weight, Price Target of the shares are set at $102.The Coca-Cola Co was Downgraded by Goldman to Sell on Jan 9, 2017. The Coca-Cola Co was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to Equal-Weight on Dec 16, 2016. The Coca-Cola Co was Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Dec 13, 2016 to Hold, Lowers Price Target to $ 44 from a previous price target of $48 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 8, 2016, Bernhard Goepelt (Senior VP, General Counsel) sold 8,943 shares at 41.75 per share price.On Nov 4, 2016, Kathy N Waller (Executive VP, CFO) sold 36,342 shares at 42.06 per share price.On Jun 22, 2016, J Alexander Jr Douglas (Executive Vice President) sold 572,748 shares at 45.25 per share price.
The Coca-Cola Company is the worlds largest beverage company and is the leading producer and marketer of soft drinks. Along with Coca-Cola, recognized as the worlds best-known brand, The Coca-Cola Company markets four of the worlds top five soft drink brands, including diet Coke, Fanta and Sprite. Through the worlds largest distribution system, consumers in nearly 200 countries enjoy The Coca-Cola Companys products at a rate of more than 1 billion servings each day.