The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

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Last closing price (Oct 21 4:00 EDT):
42.13 (0.48%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
-6.79% ? 
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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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Wendy Nicholson Citi Buy   Sep 19, '16   42.10    Sep 19, '17  0.07% 
Charles Graham Unaffiliated Buy   May 26, '16   43.99  100.00  May 26, '17  -4.23% 
Wendy Nicholson Citi Buy   Apr 21, '16   42.98  50.00  Apr 21, '17  -1.98% 
Ian Shackleton Nomura Buy   Mar 11, '16   44.49  54.00  Mar 11, '17  -5.30% 
Ian Shackleton Nomura Buy   Mar 10, '16   44.18  54.00  Mar 10, '17  -4.64% 
Nik Modi UBS Buy   Mar 10, '16   44.18  51.00  Mar 10, '17  -4.64% 
Bill Schmitz Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Feb 10, '16   41.56  48.00  Feb 10, '17  1.37% 
Mark Swartzberg Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Jan 11, '16   40.61  54.00  Jan 11, '17  3.74% 
Ian Shackleton Nomura Buy   Jan 11, '16   40.61  53.00  Jan 11, '17  3.74% 
Bill Schmitz Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Nov 20, '15   41.13  48.00  Nov 20, '16  2.43% 
Bill Schmitz Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Sep 25, '15   38.40  45.00  Sep 25, '16  13.58% 
Ian Shackleton Nomura Buy   Sep 22, '15   37.60  53.00  Sep 22, '16  13.11% 
Jake Hartley Unaffiliated Sell   Jul 17, '15   40.09  31.75  Jul 17, '16  -13.82% 
hakan ocal Unaffiliated Buy   Mar 18, '15   39.92  44.00  Sep 18, '15  -1.35% 
Michael Steib Credit Suisse Buy   Feb 11, '15   41.01  48.00  Feb 11, '16  3.76% 
Dara Mohsenian Morgan Stanley Buy   Jan 05, '15   40.78    Jan 05, '16  3.97% 
Bryan Spillane BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Oct 10, '14   43.07    Oct 10, '15  -2.44% 
Bryan Spillane BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Aug 15, '14   39.65    Aug 15, '15  4.04% 
Michael Steib Credit Suisse Buy   Feb 19, '14   36.02  46.00  Feb 19, '15  23.99% 
Michael Branca Barclays Buy   Oct 16, '13   36.89  43.00  Oct 16, '14  17.19% 
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