Analyst’s Review on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price plunged -0.05% or -0.02 points to reach at $43.07 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $42.89 – $43.10 during previous trading session. A total of 13.83M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 13.44M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $184.77B and most recently 4.29B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 61.95.

According to sentiments of 20 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $44.36. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $38.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.44 derived from a total of 20 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.42 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.45 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.57 per share according to consensus of 20 analysts.

According to sentiments of 17 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $8.89B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.49B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.18B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.52 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 15 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 0.94% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 2.62% along with 3.02% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -3.84% below from the 52-week high mark of $44.79 and +8.59% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 06/10/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.65% in the past one week and soared 1.63% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 5.16% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance advanced 4.20% while yearly performance of the company advanced 1.96%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 4.80%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 25.90% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.34, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 0.86%, 0.75% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.66.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 377.71. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.98 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.29.

Experts Analysis: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) fell -0.60% during previous trade. Credit Suisse issued rating on the stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) in a research note issued to investors on Apr-19-17, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Neutral to Outperform. Additionally JP Morgan issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Mar-21-17 the stock was “Initiated” as Neutral at $43 besides that on Jan-19-17 The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) was “Downgraded” by Wells Fargo from Outperform to Market Perform. Furthermore on Jan-09-17 the stock was “Initiated” by Barclays as Equal Weight at $102.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares ended last trading session at the price of $43.23 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $44.36 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 04/10/17. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s highest estimates of price target are $50 and low forecast is $38 based on the opinion of 20 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 3.34. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.67 based on calls of 12 experts, where 2 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 10 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 4/25/17 Before Market Open. The company is expected to release $0.44 EPS for current quarter according to 20 analysts whereas the company reported $0.45 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.42 and high estimate of $0.46. For the current year The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has set to release EPS of $1.88 as per the sentiments of 25 analysts, however according to 25 analysts, the company expected to release $1.96 EPS for next year.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $8.89B according to 17 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $8.49B and highest revenue estimates are $9.18B. A year ago the company’s sales were $10.33B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -13.90%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $9.79B, according to the sentiments of 17 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $34.98B revenues, as per the opinion of 23 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $33.49B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $43.93B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $30.96B by 23 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 13.89M shares versus average trading capacity of 13.50M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $187.31B along with 4.29B outstanding shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -4.16% below from the 52-week high price mark of $45.11 and +9.36% above from the 52-week price bottom of $39.53. However the company observed 52 week high price on 06/10/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 12/01/16. The company’s price sits 3.18% above from its 50-day moving average of $42.40 and 3.38% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $41.75. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 4.43, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 8.07. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 8.36. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 377.89.

Analyst’s Review on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price plunged -0.14% or -0.06 points to reach at $42.61 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $42.51 – $42.74 during previous trading session. A total of 11.03M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 14.18M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $182.63B and most recently 4.29B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 58.86.

According to sentiments of 20 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $44.11. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $38.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.44 derived from a total of 20 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.42 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.45 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.57 per share according to consensus of 20 analysts.

According to sentiments of 17 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $8.89B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.49B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.18B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.56 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 16 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 0.71% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 2.31% along with 1.85% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -6.56% below from the 52-week high mark of $45.60 and +7.79% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/11/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.40% in the past one week and soared 2.27% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 2.99% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance advanced 3.93% while yearly performance of the company fell -6.04%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 3.68%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 25.90% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.32, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 0.72%, 0.76% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.66.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 372.99. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.98 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.29.

Analyst’s Review on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price plunged -0.52% or -0.22 points to reach at $42.03 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $42.01 – $42.35 during previous trading session. A total of 37.53M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 16.64M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $180.01B and most recently 4.29B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 59.69.

According to sentiments of 18 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $43.62. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $36.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.44 derived from a total of 19 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.42 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.45 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.57 per share according to consensus of 19 analysts.

According to sentiments of 16 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $8.9B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.48B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.18B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.52 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 14 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 0.95% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 1.92% along with 0.20% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -7.83% below from the 52-week high mark of $45.60 and +6.32% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/11/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.26% in the past one week and soared 4.85% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 2.89% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance advanced 0.94% while yearly performance of the company fell -5.09%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 2.27%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 25.90% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.37, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 0.81%, 0.82% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.66.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 365.26. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.98 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.29.

Analysts Recommendation on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) plunged -0.45% during previous trade, a total of 11.27M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 15.99M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.80. The stock has a market capitalization of $179.01B along with 4.29B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $42.24 and touched the lowest level of $41.95.

Most recently The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price target was revised on 02/10/17 and according to 17 analysts stock’s price will reach at $43.54 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.10. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $36 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $50, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 19% from its latest closing price of $41.99.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price target was revised on 2/10/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $51 while the bearish estimates kept at $40 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $43.70, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 3.92.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.64. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 11 brokerage recommendations 2 rate The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) stock a Strong Buy, 0 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 9 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 1/19/17 the stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) downgraded by Wells Fargo from Outperform to Market Perform. However previously on 1/9/17 it was downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell. A research note issued on 12/16/16 the stock was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-Weight.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) performance over the past one year plunged -1.49% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 1.28%. During the last six months the stock slipped -2.22%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 4.04% while its last one month trend is positive with 1.08%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 0.07%.

The company’s price sits 1.20% above from its 50-day moving average of $41.52 and -0.87% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $41.87. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s shares are currently trading -8.72% away from the 52-week high price of $46.00 and +5.29% far from the 52-week low price of $39.88.

According to consensus agreement of 18 analysts The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) will report earnings per share of $0.44 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 4/19/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.46 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.42. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.45 EPS. Current year EPS projections for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) set at $1.87 according to the sentiments of 21 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.84 and highest earnings estimates are $1.9.

According to 15 analysts, The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $8.89B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $9.18B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $8.48B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $34.51B compared to low analyst estimates of $33.45B and high estimates of $34.93B according to the projection of 18 analysts.

Analyst’s keeping an Eye on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price soared 0.07% or 0.03 points to reach at $41.23 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $41.05 – $41.36 during previous trading session. A total of 15.07M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 15.27M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $177.95B and most recently 4.29B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 49.29.

According to sentiments of 19 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $43.79. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $36.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.44 derived from a total of 19 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.41 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.45 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.57 per share according to consensus of 19 analysts.

According to sentiments of 16 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $8.88B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.48B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.18B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.58 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 14 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -0.32% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -0.42% along with -2.96% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -10.38% below from the 52-week high mark of $46 and +3.39% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.88. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/11/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 1.60% in the past one week and soared 0.22% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 0.77% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -4.95% while yearly performance of the company fell -2.74%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -0.55%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 25.90% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.44, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.00%, 1.01% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.68.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 368.15. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.98 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.29.

Notable Mover: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price plunged -1.62% or -0.67 points to reach at $40.58 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $40.55 – $41.20 during previous trading session. A total of 28.85M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 12.36M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $171.81B and most recently 4.29B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 36.44.

According to sentiments of 19 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $45.09. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $39.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.37 derived from a total of 19 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.35 and can go high up to $0.39. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.38 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.46 per share according to consensus of 15 analysts.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $9.13B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.83B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.34B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.58 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 14 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -2.14% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -1.96% along with -4.66% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -11.79% below from the 52-week high mark of $46 and +1.76% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.88. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/11/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -2.31% in the past one week and plunged -1.14% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -3.19% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -5.70% while yearly performance of the company fell -1.21%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -2.12%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 28% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.30%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.45, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.39%, 0.96% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.68.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 88.95. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.30 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.40. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.81 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.21.

Stock on the Move: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) share price plunged -0.86% or -0.36 points to reach at $41.45 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $41.42 – $41.95 during previous trading session. A total of 12.97M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 11.65M shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a market capitalization of $177.23B and most recently 4.31B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is at 49.60.

According to sentiments of 19 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $45.09. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $39.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.37 derived from a total of 19 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.35 and can go high up to $0.39. However a year ago during same quarter The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) reported $0.38 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.46 per share according to consensus of 15 analysts.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $9.14B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.83B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $9.34B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.54 on the shares of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 13 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 0.02% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 0.42% along with -2.91% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -9.90% below from the 52-week high mark of $46 and +3.94% above from the 52-week bottom of $39.88. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/11/16 and 52-week low price on 12/01/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped 0.31% in the past one week and plunged -0.38% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -1.51% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -3.45% while yearly performance of the company advanced 0.53%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -0.02%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 28% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.30%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.37, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 0.96%, 0.89% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.69.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 90.77. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.30 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.40. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.81 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.21.

Recent Analyst Updates on: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) fell -0.36% during previous trade. Wells Fargo issued rating on the stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-19-17, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Outperform to Market Perform. Additionally Barclays issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-09-17 the stock was “Initiated” as Equal-Weight at $102 besides that on Jan-19-17 The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) was “Downgraded” by Goldman from Neutral to Sell. Furthermore on Dec-16-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-Weight.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares ended last trading session at the price of $41.14 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $45.09 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 01/10/17. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s highest estimates of price target are $50 and low forecast is $39 based on the opinion of 19 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 3.23. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.79 based on calls of 14 experts, where 3 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 9 suggest Hold, 1 are rating the stock as Sell while 1 as Strong Sell.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 2/9/17 Before Market Open. The company is expected to release $0.37 EPS for current quarter according to 19 analysts whereas the company reported $0.38 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.35 and high estimate of $0.39. For the current year The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has set to release EPS of $1.91 as per the sentiments of 23 analysts, however according to 24 analysts, the company expected to release $1.98 EPS for next year.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $9.18B according to 15 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $8.83B and highest revenue estimates are $9.37B. A year ago the company’s sales were $10.01B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -8.30%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $8.5B, according to the sentiments of 11 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $41.7B revenues, as per the opinion of 21 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $40.46B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $43.59B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $34.57B by 21 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 10.99M shares versus average trading capacity of 12.65M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $177.74B along with 4.31B outstanding shares. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were trading -10.57% below from the 52-week high price mark of $46 and +4.24% above from the 52-week price bottom of $39.47. However the company observed 52 week high price on 04/11/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 12/01/16. The company’s price sits -0.30% below from its 50-day moving average of $41.31 and -3.90% away from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $42.60. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 4.19, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 6.81. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 6.95. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 90.64.

Share Performance and Target Price Review: The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) plunged -0.68% during previous trade, a total of 19.71M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 13.44M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.43. The stock has a market capitalization of $175.22B along with 4.31B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $41.44 and touched the lowest level of $40.86.

Most recently The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price target was revised on 01/09/17 and according to 19 analysts stock’s price will reach at $45.19 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 16.82. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $39 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $50, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 22% from its latest closing price of $41.04.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s price target was revised on 12/16/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $51 while the bearish estimates kept at $40 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $45, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 3.19.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.79. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 14 brokerage recommendations 3 rate The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) stock a Strong Buy, 0 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 9 rate Hold, 1 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 1/9/17 the stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell. However previously on 12/16/16 it was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-Weight. A research note issued on 12/13/16 the stock was downgraded by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold.

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) performance over the past one year soared 1.91% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -1.01%. During the last six months the stock slipped -8.46%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -0.82% while its last one month trend is positive with 0.15%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -1.82%.

The company’s price sits -0.75% below from its 50-day moving average of $41.36 and -4.42% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $42.73. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s shares are currently trading -10.79% away from the 52-week high price of $46.00 and +3.98% far from the 52-week low price of $39.47.

According to consensus agreement of 19 analysts The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) will report earnings per share of $0.37 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/14/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.39 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.35. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.38 EPS. Current year EPS projections for The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) set at $1.91 according to the sentiments of 23 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.93.

According to 16 analysts, The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $9.21B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $9.44B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $9.02B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $41.72B compared to low analyst estimates of $40.46B and high estimates of $43.59B according to the projection of 22 analysts.