Analyst's ratings play a vital role in defining a stock's performance for the day. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 15,531 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,352,128.86. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
The weekly performance is 0.13% for Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc., while the monthly performance measure stands at 4.98%. (NYSE:DPS) last ended at $94.91, sending the company's market cap near $17.38B. Dr Pepper Snapple Group has a 52 week low of $81.05 and a 52 week high of $98.80. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $92.54 and a 200 day moving average of $90.04. Jefferies Group LLC set a $95.00 price target on shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 23rd. Dr Pepper Snapple Group's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 45.99%. (NYSE:DPS) posted earnings of $1.04/Share in the previous quarter, as compared to earnings of $1.06/share estimated by analysts. The firm had revenue of $1.58 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.57 billion. A year ago the company's sales were $1.49B. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.is having a Relative Strength Index of 63.55 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
On July 27, 2016, it recorded $1.25 a share in earnings which topped the consensus estimate of $1.19 (positive surprise of 5.04%). This is a boost from Dr Pepper Snapple Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.53. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 2.46% dividend yield. Also, insider Martin M. Ellen sold 6,897 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 6th. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 90.18% of the company's stock. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US and global copyright law.
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Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company.
10/27/2015 - Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc was upgraded to "sector perform" by analysts at RBC Capital. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group during the second quarter worth about $36,613,000. Dr Pepper Snapple Group's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 45.99%. (NYSE:DPS) is projected at 2.1 percent in the Current Quarter and 2.4 percent in the Next Quarter, according to analysts.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, January 5th. New York Life Trust Co. increased its stake in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 14.7% in the third quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 1,782 shares of the company's stock valued at $172,000 after buying an additional 360 shares during the last quarter.
A number of brokerages have commented on DPS. (NYSE:DPS) have earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the fifteen ratings firms that are presently covering the stock. Dr Pepper Snapple Group was Initiated by Barclays on Jan 9, 2017 to Equal Weight, Price Target of the shares are set at $87.Dr Pepper Snapple Group was Upgraded by Goldman to Neutral on Jan 9, 2017. They issued an outperform rating and a $105.00 price objective on the stock. The co for the one-month period was ranked overweight by 1 analyst. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/dr-pepper-snapple-group-inc-dps-given-average-recommendation-of-hold-by-analysts/488103.html.