Sterneck Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 17.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sterneck Capital Management Llc sold 10,490 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.48% with the market. The institutional investor held 49,798 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.24M, down from 60,288 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Sterneck Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Coca Cola Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $185.42B market cap company. The stock increased 0.42% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $43.52. About 12.38 million shares traded. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500.
Mason Hill Advisors Llc increased its stake in Tahoe Resources Inc (TAHO) by 193.93% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Mason Hill Advisors Llc bought 1.35M shares as the company’s stock rose 6.76% with the market. The institutional investor held 2.05M shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.79M, up from 697,959 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mason Hill Advisors Llc who had been investing in Tahoe Resources Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.26B market cap company. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $4.05. About 1.55 million shares traded. Tahoe Resources Inc. (NYSE:TAHO) has declined 23.51% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.21% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 48 investors sold KO shares while 641 reduced holdings. 94 funds opened positions while 456 raised stakes. 2.73 billion shares or 0.93% more from 2.70 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hirtle Callaghan & Lc invested in 0.08% or 19,000 shares. 48,249 are held by Rfg Advisory Group. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt stated it has 136,569 shares or 0.55% of all its holdings. Fire Gru Incorporated reported 8,000 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Waters Parkerson And Company Ltd Liability Company stated it has 278,379 shares. First Financial Corp In has invested 0.27% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Lau Ltd Liability Corp owns 49,320 shares for 1.72% of their portfolio. Main Street Ltd Liability Co invested in 0.19% or 26,109 shares. Ironwood Fin Limited holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 200 shares. Hills State Bank And reported 7,931 shares stake. 17,954 are owned by Lbmc Inv Advsrs Lc. Wg Shaheen Assoc Dba Whitney holds 109,198 shares or 1.64% of its portfolio. Douglass Winthrop Advisors Ltd Com reported 169,644 shares. Triangle Securities Wealth invested 0.15% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Martin & Tn holds 48,136 shares or 0.71% of its portfolio.
Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $5.80 million activity. Waller Kathy N sold $1.07 million worth of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) on Tuesday, January 16. Another trade for 15,000 shares valued at $719,250 was sold by LONG ROBERT EDWARD.
Analysts await The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $0.47 EPS, up 9.30% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.43 per share. KO’s profit will be $2.00B for 23.15 P/E if the $0.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.39 actual EPS reported by The Coca-Cola Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.51% EPS growth.
Sterneck Capital Management Llc, which manages about $314.88M and $174.40M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd (NYSE:TEVA) by 80,291 shares to 212,198 shares, valued at $3.74M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in J P Morgan Exchange Traded F by 8,760 shares in the quarter, for a total of 12,876 shares, and has risen its stake in J P Morgan Exchange Traded F.
Among 22 analysts covering Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Coca-Cola has $102 highest and $37 lowest target. $47.89’s average target is 10.04% above currents $43.52 stock price. Coca-Cola had 73 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, September 15 by Macquarie Research. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, July 24. As per Tuesday, July 21, the company rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT. The stock of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) earned “Buy” rating by Bernstein on Tuesday, April 11. Vetr upgraded The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) on Monday, August 31 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, January 4. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Susquehanna given on Tuesday, March 15. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. Vetr upgraded The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Monday, August 24. Vetr has “Hold” rating and $42.01 target. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $44.0 target in Monday, January 8 report.