Is The Coca-Cola Company (KO) A Good Stock to Buy Now?

The exact reason why investors have been taking up The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) shares are being sold-off. On 10 January, the shares accumulated 0.5 points, a 1.07 (%) change, now priced $47.07 with a light trading day between 14.99 million shares. Trading started priced $46.66, and stock prices went to $47.09 and low prices of $46.34; market cap is at $200 billion USD with 4.26 billion outstanding stocks. The Coca-Cola Company (KO) share price decreased -4.41 (%) in last 3 consecutive weeks.

KO share price trailing 3-Y Beta is 0.57, making a possible lower RoR yet also presenting less risk. Profit to share is at $1.57 over last 12 months. Share prices decreased -0.59 (%) (YTD) for a rise of 1.82 (%) over the last twelve months. Stock prices are -7.42 (%) from year high of $50.84 and 13.56 with the 52 Week lowest stock price at $41.45. Overall the stocks consensus estimates are 2.3 – out of 5, stock experts rate these shares a sell.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) could see increases of 9.75 (%) within the next year to $64price as 12-month high target. For a 35.97 (%) increase compared to the stocks current price. The 12-month median targeted valuation forecasted price by stock experts is $51, possible return at 8.35 (%) as share prices closed at $47.07 on Thursday, January 10. The bottom estimated targeted valuation for shares are $47 an increase upwards of -0.15 (%) than KO’s stock price today.

Stocks for The Coca-Cola Company decreased due to 19 earnings reactions and increasing 0.01 (%) on earnings reports. We will next see KO’s Q4 reports February 12. Stock experts expect earnings to be lower by -6.4 (%) to $7.03B in the 4th quarter and earnings are rising as much as 10.26 (%) to $0.43 a share earning $0.58 per share, above the $0.55, adjusted, forecasted by Thomson Reuters consensus estimate. Revenue was $8.26B, above the $8.17B stock experts predicted. Revenue is predicted to rise by -26.4 (%) in 2019, 6.38 (%) in 2020 and keep on to rise by 6.72 (%) every year in the years to come.

In The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) we see trading started at 11/19/2018. Mann Jennifer K decided to sell 15.1 thousand of this stock priced $50.4. For a value of $761.04 thousand. Following the transaction, the Senior Vice President was at 30.24 thousand of this stock. Shares then dropped -7.6 (%) post-sale. Then at 11/12/2018, Dinkins James L, Senior Vice President, sold 9.15 thousand of this stock at a share price of $49.95. Taking out 457.04 thousand of this stock from the directors portfolio and shares hit a -6.77 (%) fall in price. 24.09 thousand of this stock in the Senior Vice President account.

On 11/12/2018, Senior Vice President Perez Beatriz R decided to sell stock of $499.8 thousand. Selling at $49.98 reducing 10 thousand of this stock from their trading account. Then shares made a -6.82 (%) drop. They now have 100.76 thousand of this stock left in their portfolio. Smith Brian John, who performs the Group President job, sold 60 thousand of this stock for $3 million. They sold on the 11/12/2018 at an averaged $50 share price. Stock prices then dropped -6.86 (%). Smith Brian John has now 114.87 thousand KO shares in the company at $5.41 million following the sale.

The Company’s stock prices are at $46.58. With support at $46.08. Up to now KO shares trade higher than this price, investors are OK for now. RSI went to 44.5 which is not good. If prices go to below $46.08 more sell-offs are forecasted. However if shares go to $47.33 then we could see trading at a $47.58 price.

Company stock of The Coca-Cola Company (KO) have Profit-Earnings Ratio at 31.55 (x) 12 month earnings reports. This market KO is in has a median Profit-Earnings Ratio at 36.74. The Profit-Earnings Ratio dipped to 21.7X while rising to 41.7 in charts over last 5 years and is at 6.2 P/S ratio. Price-to-Sales ratio at 1.97. 63.7 (%) GPM for The Coca-Cola Company with OPM currently at 39.6 (%). NPM is 8.6 (%).


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