The Coca-Cola Co (KO) : British Columbia Investment Management Corp scooped up 806,281 additional shares in The Coca-Cola Co during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 8, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 2,488,115 shares of The Coca-Cola Co which is valued at $112,910,659.The Coca-Cola Co makes up approximately 0.97% of British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Hollencrest Securities reduced its stake in KO by selling 128,686 shares or 89.08% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 15,783 shares of KO which is valued at $716,233. The Coca-Cola Co makes up approx 0.11% of Hollencrest Securities’s portfolio.Raymond James Trust N.a. boosted its stake in KO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,747 additional shares and now holds a total of 705,458 shares of The Coca-Cola Co which is valued at $32,013,684. The Coca-Cola Co makes up approx 2.68% of Raymond James Trust N.a.’s portfolio.Iowa State Bank boosted its stake in KO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 130 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,258 shares of The Coca-Cola Co which is valued at $238,608. The Coca-Cola Co makes up approx 0.12% of Iowa State Bank’s portfolio.First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division reduced its stake in KO by selling 4,467 shares or 10.04% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 40,044 shares of KO which is valued at $1,819,199. The Coca-Cola Co makes up approx 0.35% of First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division’s portfolio.
The Coca-Cola Co opened for trading at $45.61 and hit $45.76 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $45.74, with a gain of 0.35% or 0.16 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 80,28,398 shares. Company has a market cap of $197,880 M.
On the company’s financial health, The Coca-Cola Co reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Apr 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.44. The company had revenue of $10282.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $10235.65 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.48 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on The Coca-Cola Co. Shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 21, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 51 from a previous price target of $52 .
The Coca-Cola Company is a beverage company. The Company owns or licenses and markets more than 500 nonalcoholic beverage brands primarily sparkling beverages but also a range of still beverages such as waters enhanced waters juices and juice drinks ready-to-drink teas and coffees and energy and sports drinks. It owns and markets a range of nonalcoholic sparkling beverage brands such as Coca-Cola Diet Coke Fanta and Sprite. The Company makes its beverage products available to consumers throughout the world through its network of Company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operations as well as independent bottling partners distributors wholesalers and retailers. The Companys segments include Eurasia and Africa Europe Latin America North America Asia Pacific Bottling Investments and Corporate.