Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS) : The consensus on Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS) based on 12 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.67, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 2 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 8 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS).
Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS) : 11 investment research analysts covering Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS) have an average price target of $97.36 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $107 and the lowest target is $85 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $6.17 of the average price.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (NYSE:DPS): The stock opened at $97.37 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $97.37 for the day. The stock traded down to $96.30 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $96.66 with a loss of -0.36% for the day. The stock had closed at $97.01 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 887,097 shares.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is a brand owner, manufacturer and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages. The Company operates in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Its products comprise flavored (non-cola) carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) and non-carbonated beverages (NCBs), including ready-to-drink teas, juices, juice drinks, water and mixers. The Company operates under three segments: Beverage Concentrates, Packaged Beverages and Latin America Beverages. The Companys brands include Dr Pepper, Canada Dry, 7UP, A&W, Sunkist, Squirt, Penafiel, Crush, Schweppes, RC Cola, Snapple, Hawaiian Punch, Motts, Clamato, Aguafiel, Mr & Mrs T, Roses and Margaritaville, among others. The Company distributes finished beverages and manufactures beverage concentrates and fountain syrups. The Company caters to bottlers and distributors, and retailers.