The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

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Last closing price (Sep 19 4:00 EDT):
42.05 (0.62%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
1.50% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
The Coca-Cola Company, a beverage company, engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. The company primarily offers sparkling beverages and still beverages. Its sparkling beverages include nonalcoholic ready-to-drink beverages with carbonation, such as carbonated energy drinks, and carbonated waters and flavored waters. The company’s still beverages comprise nonalcoholic beverages without carbonation, including noncarbonated waters, flavored and enhanced waters, noncarbonated energy drinks, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, and sports drinks. It also provides flavoring ingredients, sweeteners, powders for purified water products, beverage ingredients, and fountain syrups. The Coca-Cola Company sells its products primarily under the Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Coca-Cola Light, Coca-Cola Zero, Sprite, Fanta, Minute Maid, Powerade, Aquarius, Dasani, Glacéau Vitaminwater, Georgia, Simply, Del Valle, Ayataka, and I Lohas brand names. The company offers its beverage products through a network of company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operators, as well as through independently owned bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. The Coca-Cola Company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Bryan Spillane BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Aug 15, '14   40.58    Aug 15, '15  3.62% 
Michael Steib Credit Suisse Buy   Feb 19, '14   36.27  46.00  Feb 19, '15  15.94% 
Michael Branca Barclays Buy   Oct 16, '13   36.89  43.00  Oct 16, '14  13.99% 
Esther Kwon S&P Capital Buy   Oct 15, '13   36.56    Oct 15, '14  15.02% 
Caroline Levy Credit Agricole Securities Sell   Sep 03, '13   36.79    Sep 03, '14  -13.18% 
Michael Steib Credit Suisse Buy   Jun 19, '13   39.23    Jun 19, '14  5.94% 
Bryan Spillane BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Apr 17, '13   41.33    Apr 17, '14  -1.79% 
Caroline Levy Credit Agricole Securities Buy   Mar 13, '13   37.49  43.00  Mar 13, '14  11.43% 
Bonnie Herzog Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Mar 12, '13   37.78  42.00  Mar 12, '14  8.84% 
Wendy Nicholson Citi Buy   Oct 16, '12   36.85  46.00  Oct 16, '13  2.20% 
Caroline Levy Credit Agricole Securities Sell   Oct 14, '12   37.07    Oct 14, '13  -1.89% 
Michael Branca Barclays Buy   Aug 16, '12   38.47  81.00  Aug 16, '13  1.61% 
Judy E Hong Goldman Sachs Buy   Oct 05, '11   31.41  75.00  Oct 05, '12  21.11% 
John Faucher JPMorgan Buy   Oct 02, '11   31.36  76.00  Oct 02, '12  20.57% 
Wendy Nicholson Citi Buy   Sep 21, '11   33.21  76.00  Sep 21, '12  12.92% 
Michael Branca Barclays Buy   Jul 19, '11   33.00  77.00  Jul 19, '12  15.09% 
Bonnie Herzog Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   May 12, '11   32.29  76.00  May 12, '12  16.69% 
Judy E Hong Goldman Sachs Buy   Feb 09, '11   29.64  72.00  Feb 09, '12  14.01% 
Wendy Nicholson Citi Buy   Dec 19, '10   30.65  72.00  Dec 19, '11  10.24%