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Best Beverage Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top beverage stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best beverage stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the beverages - non-alcoholic industry.

Industry: Beverages - Non-Alcoholic
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Performance Score
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Revenue
EBITDA
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Revenue Growth Y/Y
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COKE
COCA-COLA CONSOLIDATED INC
$4.80B$6.03B$621.21M$330.82M$35.2910.87%8.49%39.65%52.35%
MNST
MONSTER BEVERAGE CORP
$52.98B$6.22B$1.67B$1.21B$2.3017.14%13.44%-20.42%10.60%
FIZZ
NATIONAL BEVERAGE CORP
$4.56B$1.16B$211.86M$136.91M$1.475.35%4.98%-18.78%1.72%
KOF
COCA COLA FEMSA SAB DE CV
$14.51B$9.74B$1.92B$785.40M$3.722.99%2.08%48.00%65.31%
COCO
VITA COCO COMPANY INC
$734.29M$422.38M$12.35M$7.21M$0.1216.54%N/A-83.33%N/A
PEP
PEPSICO INC
$253.20B$83.64B$17.07B$9.71B$7.029.08%5.66%18.98%7.59%2023-02-08
KO
COCA COLA CO
$275.95B$42.34B$14.14B$9.93B$2.2812.01%2.56%12.32%16.33%2023-02-08
CCEP
COCA-COLA EUROPACIFIC PARTNERS PLC
$24.27B$16.45B$2.80B$1.45B$3.1322.00%6.14%101.12%10.85%
OTLY
OATLY GROUP AB
$840.87M$713.10M-$303.59M-$347.15M-$0.5922.03%N/AN/AN/A
CELH
CELSIUS HOLDINGS INC
$9.01B$579.90M-$136.43M-$174.01M-$2.30136.04%77.11%N/AN/A
ZVIA
ZEVIA PBC
$286.52M$161.99M-$70.37M-$72.29M-$1.3322.88%N/AN/AN/A
KDP
KEURIG DR PEPPER INC
$54.26B$13.65B$3.50B$1.83B$1.299.93%26.16%5.74%21.86%
AKO.B
ANDINA BOTTLING CO INC
$1.97B$2.59B$296.19M$180.49M$1.208.77%-0.42%5.61%6.06%
BRFH
BARFRESH FOOD GROUP INC
$15.52M$10.18M-$3.16M-$4.21M-$0.31109.30%41.97%N/AN/A
PRMW
PRIMO WATER CORP
$2.47B$2.20B$291.70M-$30.70M-$0.196.79%-0.18%N/AN/A
WTER
ALKALINE WATER CO INC
$24.64M$67.70M-$34.02M-$37.67M-$0.3230.57%32.10%N/AN/A
REED
REED's INC
$10.29M$50.78M-$15.48M-$18.16M-$0.186.92%6.43%N/AN/A

Beverage Stocks FAQ

What are the best beverage stocks to buy right now in Dec 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best non-alcoholic beverage stocks to buy right now are:

1. Coca Cola Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE)


Coca Cola Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) is the top beverage stock with a Zen Score of 53, which is 15 points higher than the beverage industry average of 38. It passed 20 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Coca Cola Consolidated has seen its stock lose -7.39% over the past year, underperforming other beverage stocks by -11 percentage points.

2. Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST)


Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) is the second best beverage stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 14 points higher than the beverage industry average of 38. It passed 17 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Monster Beverage has seen its stock return 14.18% over the past year, overperforming other beverage stocks by 10 percentage points.

Monster Beverage has an average 1 year price target of $105.64, an upside of 4.04% from Monster Beverage's current stock price of $101.54.

Monster Beverage stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 14 analysts covering Monster Beverage, 57.14% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 14.29% have issued a Buy, 28.57% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ)


National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ) is the third best beverage stock with a Zen Score of 50, which is 12 points higher than the beverage industry average of 38. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. National Beverage has seen its stock lose -7% over the past year, underperforming other beverage stocks by -11 percentage points.

National Beverage has an average 1 year price target of $42.00, a downside of -14.04% from National Beverage's current stock price of $48.86.

National Beverage stock has a consensus Strong Sell recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering National Beverage, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 100% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the beverage stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 8 beverage stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 beverage stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ)


National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ) has an annual dividend yield of 6.14%, which is 3 percentage points higher than the beverage industry average of 2.84%. National Beverage's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. National Beverage's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

National Beverage's dividend payout ratio of 204.1% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Coca Cola Femsa Sab De Cv (NYSE:KOF)


Coca Cola Femsa Sab De Cv (NYSE:KOF) has an annual dividend yield of 4.08%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the beverage industry average of 2.84%. Coca Cola Femsa Sab De Cv's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% three times in the last 10 years. Coca Cola Femsa Sab De Cv's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Coca Cola Femsa Sab De Cv's dividend payout ratio of 67.7% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. Coca Cola Europacific Partners (NASDAQ:CCEP)


Coca Cola Europacific Partners (NASDAQ:CCEP) has an annual dividend yield of 3.3%, which is the same as the beverage industry average of 2.84%. Coca Cola Europacific Partners's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Coca Cola Europacific Partners's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Coca Cola Europacific Partners's dividend payout ratio of 69.3% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are beverage stocks up?

Beverage stocks were up 3.18% in the last day, and up 0.49% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why beverage stocks are up.

What are the most undervalued beverage stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued beverage stocks right now are:

1. Coca Cola Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE)


Coca Cola Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) is the most undervalued beverage stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Coca Cola Consolidated has a valuation score of 86, which is 58 points higher than the beverage industry average of 28. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Coca Cola Consolidated's stock has dropped -7.39% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the beverage industry by -11 percentage points.

2. Coca Cola Europacific Partners (NASDAQ:CCEP)


Coca Cola Europacific Partners (NASDAQ:CCEP) is the second most undervalued beverage stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Coca Cola Europacific Partners has a valuation score of 57, which is 29 points higher than the beverage industry average of 28. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Coca Cola Europacific Partners's stock has dropped -1.19% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the beverage industry by -5 percentage points.

3. Vita Coco Company (NASDAQ:COCO)


Vita Coco Company (NASDAQ:COCO) is the third most undervalued beverage stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Vita Coco Company has a valuation score of 43, which is 15 points higher than the beverage industry average of 28. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Vita Coco Company's stock has gained 18.82% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the beverage industry by 15 percentage points.

Are beverage stocks a good buy now?

40% of beverage stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect beverage stocks to rise by 1.78% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the beverages - non-alcoholic industry?

The average P/E ratio of the beverages - non-alcoholic industry is 26.62x.
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