Coca Cola is a beverage company located in Georgia, United States, which is part of the Consumer Defensive sector, and is traded under the ticker KO on the NYSE exchange.
Coca Cola stock last closed at $60.90, up 1.64% from the previous day, and has decreased 0.13% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Beverages - Non-Alcoholic industry by 0.16 percentage points. Coca Cola stock is currently +12.75% from its 52-week low of $54.02, and -9.38% from its 52-week high of $67.20.
There are currently 4.33B KO shares outstanding. The market value of KO is $263.50B. In the last 24 hours, 12.97M KO shares were traded.
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Out of 14 Wall Street analysts who research KO, the consensus analyst rating on KO is a Strong Buy
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Steve Powers, a top 7% analyst from Deutsche Bank maintains KO with a hold rating and lowers their KO price target from $63.00 to $60.00, on Mar 20, 2023.
Maintaining his Hold rating, Powers lowered his price target on Coca-Cola Company by 4.8%
The consumer staples sector is facing escalating risks of economic headwinds, the analyst told investors.
As a result, Powers said he is more worried about "forward company fundamental risk" for the majority of the names in his coverage area.
Filippo Falorni, a bottom 19% analyst from Citigroup initiates coverage on KO with a strong buy rating and announces their KO price target of $68.00, on Feb 17, 2023.
Peter Grom, a bottom 7% analyst from UBS maintains KO with a strong buy rating and raises their KO price target from $70.00 to $72.00, on Feb 16, 2023.
Dara Mohsenian, a top 5% analyst from Morgan Stanley maintains KO with a strong buy rating and raises their KO price target from $68.00 to $70.00, on Feb 15, 2023.
Chris Carey, a top 18% analyst from Wells Fargo maintains KO with a strong buy rating and raises their KO price target from $66.00 to $70.00, on Dec 8, 2022.
You can dig deeper into what analysts are saying on the Coca Cola stock forecast page.
Last year, KO earnings were $9.54B. Over the past five year, KO's earnings have grown by 49.97% per year. This was faster than the Beverages - Non-Alcoholic industry average of 29.04%.
Last year, KO revenue was $43.00B. During the past 5 year, KO's revenue has grown by 3.5% per year. This was slower than the Beverages - Non-Alcoholic industry average of 8.48%.
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In the past 12 months, insiders at KO have sold more shares than they have bought.
James Quincey, Chairman and CEO of KO, was the latest KO insider to sell. They sold $2,808,470.50 worth of KO shares on Mar 7, 2023.
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Coca Cola pays a dividend of 2.92%, compared to the Beverages - Non-Alcoholic industry's average dividend yield of 2.36%. If you owned $1,000 of KO stock, you would have been paid $29.23 in the past year.
Coca Cola dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade and have remained stable.
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