Investment Centers Of America Inc increased Coca Cola Co (KO) stake by 17.45% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Schnieders Capital Management Llc acquired 10,878 shares as Chevron Corp New (CVX)'s stock declined 3.45%. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) during the fourth quarter valued at $1,486,731,000. Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC now owns 2,725 shares of the company's stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 129 shares during the last quarter. L P now owns 18,086,479 shares of the company's stock worth $749,865,000 after buying an additional 861,744 shares in the last quarter. Usca Ria Lc stated it has 0.51% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 3.99% and performed 9.82% over the last six months. (MO) is 0.85 while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.86 suggesting the company fell short of the analysts' expectations. Rbf Capital Llc sold 19,900 shares as Coca Cola Co (KO)'s stock rose 6.48%. Finally, Culbertson A N & Co. Aperio Group LLC raised its position in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 12.1% in the second quarter. Culbertson A N & Co.
In related news, insider Brian John Smith sold 87,800 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 10th. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 63.68% of the company's stock. Monetary Mgmt Group Inc Inc Inc owns 0.21% invested in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) for 11,025 shares. The stock had a trading volume of 2,130,067 shares. The stock now has a Market Cap of $20.98B.
Shares last traded at $45.50 which is a tad above the 50 day moving average which is $45.06 and marginally over the 200 day moving average of $43.37.
Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.59, smashing the consensus of $0.57 per share. Coca-Cola Company (The) had a return on equity of 29.57% and a net margin of 10.68%. This is assuming the current $0.63 EPS is accurate. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 15.9% compared to the same quarter previous year. The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -4.15 and -4.98. The company also recently declared a dividend for shareholders that will be paid on Mon Oct 2, 2017.
Revenue growth shows increase or decrease in sales over time. Thomaspartners Inc holds 1.55% or 3.44 million shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. Coca-Cola Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 154.17%. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in shares of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Airain Ltd has 0.1% invested in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO).
Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Comparing that to the current price of 45.64, you can formulate an opinion of whether the company is over bought or oversold. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Saturday, July 1st. The firm has "Overweight" rating by PiperJaffray given on Tuesday, February 14. UBS AG set a $48.00 target price on Coca-Cola Company (The) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Hold" on Thursday, September 29. Wells Fargo & Company restated a market perform rating and issued a $43.00 price objective on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a research report on Friday, April 28th. The company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.02. 42,800 The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares with value of $1.74 million were sold by Eberly Ceree. Bridges Invest Counsel owns 19,032 shares or 0.19% of their U.S. portfolio. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 149,185 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $6,479,104.55. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.00, for a total value of $460,000.00. $1.24 million worth of stock was sold by FILTON STEVE on Wednesday, March 8. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. About 1.80M shares traded. The Company's segments include Established markets, including Austria, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Switzerland; Developing markets, including Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia, and Emerging markets, including Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Nigeria, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia and Ukraine. The Company owns or licenses and markets non-alcoholic beverage brands, primarily sparkling beverages and a range of still beverages, such as waters, flavored waters and enhanced waters, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, sports drinks, dairy and energy drinks.