Published: Wed, December 06, 2017
World | By Melba Underwood

Insider News of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Insider News of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Bridgeway Capital Management Inc bought 1.06M shares as the company's stock rose 6.48% with the market. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in Coca Cola Femsa by 35.3% during the second quarter. The stock had a trading volume of 17,523,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 11,503,192. About 12.47M shares traded or 28.24% up from the average. The Coca-Cola Company (KO) now has 4.26 million shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $194.71B. It has underperformed by 18.80% the S&P500.

Rbf Capital Llc increased Coca Cola Co (KO) stake by 8.24% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Pettee Investors Inc reported 7,750 shares stake. Wheatland Advsrs Inc owns 25,350 shares or 1.02% of their United States portfolio. 3M Co now has $144.62B valuation.

The stock increased 0.38% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $26.55. Aviva plc (LON:AV) has 0.00% since December 5, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 320,013 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $14,749,399.17.

A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Noesis Capital Mangement holds 8,680 shares or 0.15% of its portfolio.

Publicly-traded company The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) had a closing price of $45.97 yesterday. Cornerstone Cap Holdings Limited Company reported 1.21M shares.

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) gross margin percentage stands at 61.5% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 9.6 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 12.2 Percent. Anchor Advsr Lc has 145,612 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. First Savings Bank & Tru Com Of Newtown stated it has 14,604 shares. The Oregon-based M Holdings Securities Inc. has invested 1.05% in the stock. 115,556 were reported by Rbo Limited. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund stated it has 407,100 shares or 0.31% of all its holdings. Arvest Bancshares Trust Division holds 0.06% or 18,421 shares.

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Since June 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $1.32 million activity. Argi Investment Svcs Limited Company holds 0.08% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) or 23,567 shares. Therefore 29% are positive. Coca-Cola had 63 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $42.00 price target on shares of Coca-Cola in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 1. The firm earned "Reduce" rating on Monday, January 11 by Nomura.

In other news, insider J Alexander Douglas, Jr. sold 338,009 shares of Coca-Cola stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Wednesday, July 12. Advansix Inc was reduced too. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.50 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Therefore 50% are positive. EOG Resources had 102 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained the shares of MMM in report on Monday, October 9 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, October 14. Coca Cola Femsa has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $99.67. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, April 19 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Hold" on Tuesday, August 8. As per Thursday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, September 15 by Macquarie Research. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of EOG in report on Wednesday, August 30 with "Buy" rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 6.41 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.15, from 0.79 in 2017Q1. It worsened, as 17 investors sold CPF shares while 55 reduced holdings. 131 funds opened positions while 449 raised stakes. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh invested in 1.17% or 127,322 shares. (NYSE:AIG). Marshall Wace Llp has 0.01% invested in American International Group, Inc. Baker Boyer Bank & Trust stated it has 4,660 shares. Creative Planning holds 0% or 200 shares in its portfolio. UBS maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Thursday, April 21. 44,302 were reported by Bush Odonnell Invest Advisors. 620,451 were reported by Corda Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation.

More important recent The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Al.com which released: "Coca-Cola Bottling Co". Jane Street Grp Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 72,076 shares.

Analysts await Ritchie Bros. They expect $0.38 earnings per share, up 2.70% or $0.01 from last year's $0.37 per share. MMM's profit will be $1.19 billion for 30.35 P/E if the $2.00 EPS becomes a reality. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.01.

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