PepsiCo (PEP) : St. Johns Investment Management Company scooped up 245 additional shares in PepsiCo during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 17, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 13,292 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $1,419,984.PepsiCo makes up approximately 1.21% of St. Johns Investment Management Company’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Northwest Investment Counselors boosted its stake in PEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 132 additional shares and now holds a total of 33,063 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $3,532,120. PepsiCo makes up approx 1.86% of Northwest Investment Counselors’s portfolio.Nisa Investment Advisors boosted its stake in PEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5,171 additional shares and now holds a total of 465,326 shares of PepsiCo which is valued at $49,124,466. PepsiCo makes up approx 0.65% of Nisa Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Stillwater Capital Advisors reduced its stake in PEP by selling 1,156 shares or 1.07% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 106,487 shares of PEP which is valued at $11,311,049. PepsiCo makes up approx 3.29% of Stillwater Capital Advisors’s portfolio.Lau Associates reduced its stake in PEP by selling 250 shares or 0.44% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 55,930 shares of PEP which is valued at $5,929,139. PepsiCo makes up approx 6.05% of Lau Associates’s portfolio.
PepsiCo opened for trading at $106.07 and hit $107.06 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $106.83, with a gain of 0.86% or 0.91 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 47,88,606 shares. Company has a market cap of $153,214 M.
On the company’s financial health, PepsiCo reported $1.40 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Sep 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.32. The company had revenue of $16027.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $15865.42 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.35 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on PepsiCo. Shares were Reiterated by Jefferies on Sep 30, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 122 from a previous price target of $124 .Credit Suisse Initiated PepsiCo on Sep 16, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $121.
PepsiCo Inc. (PepsiCo) is a global food and beverage company. The Company operates through six segments: Frito-Lay North America (FLNA) Quaker Foods North America (QFNA) Latin America Foods (LAF) which includes its food and snack businesses in Latin America; PepsiCo Americas Beverages (PAB) which includes its North American and Latin American beverage businesses; PepsiCo Europe (Europe) which includes beverage food and snack businesses in Europe and South Africa and PepsiCo Asia Middle East and Africa (AMEA) which includes beverage food and snack businesses in AMEA excluding South Africa. Through its operations bottlers contract manufacturers and other third-parties the Company manufactures markets distributes and sells a variety of beverages foods and snacks serving customers and consumers in more than 200 countries and territories.