PepsiCo (PEP) : Lau Associates reduced its stake in PepsiCo by 0.81% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 61,205 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $6,351,243 after selling 500 shares in PepsiCo , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 11, 2016.PepsiCo makes up approximately 6.46% of Lau Associates’s portfolio.
PepsiCo opened for trading at $103.24 and hit $103.81 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $103.77, with a gain of 0.59% or 0.61 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 45,53,463 shares. Company has a market cap of $149,990 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Partnerre Asset Management Corp reduced its stake in PEP by selling 100 shares or 1.02% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 9,744 shares of PEP which is valued at $1,016,299. PepsiCo makes up approx 0.54% of Partnerre Asset Management Corp’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings boosted its stake in PEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 69,285 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,498,012 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $156,242,652. PepsiCo makes up approx 0.90% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.Kistler-tiffany Companies boosted its stake in PEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 463 additional shares and now holds a total of 25,956 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $2,707,211. PepsiCo makes up approx 1.52% of Kistler-tiffany Companies’s portfolio.New England Research Management boosted its stake in PEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 350 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,699 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $698,706. PepsiCo makes up approx 0.60% of New England Research Management’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, PepsiCo reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Feb 11, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.06. The company had revenue of $18585.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $18506.94 million. The company’s revenue was down -6.8 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.12 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on PepsiCo. PepsiCo was Downgraded by Stifel to ” Hold” on Apr 14, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Mar 23, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 113 from a previous price target of $108 .PepsiCo was Downgraded by Sterne Agee CRT to ” Neutral” on Feb 26, 2016.
PepsiCo Inc. (PepsiCo) is a global food and beverage company. The Company operates through six segments: Frito-Lay North America (FLNA) Quaker Foods North America (QFNA) Latin America Foods (LAF) which includes its food and snack businesses in Latin America; PepsiCo Americas Beverages (PAB) which includes its North American and Latin American beverage businesses; PepsiCo Europe (Europe) which includes beverage food and snack businesses in Europe and South Africa and PepsiCo Asia Middle East and Africa (AMEA) which includes beverage food and snack businesses in AMEA excluding South Africa. Through its operations bottlers contract manufacturers and other third-parties the Company manufactures markets distributes and sells a variety of beverages foods and snacks serving customers and consumers in more than 200 countries and territories.