Ellen Sells 6897 Shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS) Stock

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Ellen Sells 6897 Shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS) Stock

Dr Pepper Snapple has since then benefited from a consumer trend geared toward healthy choices, away from sugary soda options and artificial sweeteners.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE:DPS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 14th. The original version of this report can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/03/08/martin-m-ellen-sells-6897-shares-of-dr-pepper-snapple-group-inc-dps-stock.html. First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 56.1% in the third quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI boosted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 0.3% in the third quarter. Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA raised its position in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 203.1% in the second quarter. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 0.54%. Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (NYSE:DPS) now has a P/E Ratio of 20.80. Dr Pepper Snapple Group has a 12-month low of $81.05 and a 12-month high of $98.80. That puts the market capitalization at $23.28 bln. (NYSE:DPS) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 9.6 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 39.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 14.6 percent. Revenue of 1.68B for that quarter was above the $1.65B analysts had expected. However its lowest revenue estimates are $1.51B and highest revenue estimates are $1.57B. Dr Pepper Snapple Group had a net margin of 13.53% and a return on equity of 38.19%. Dr Pepper Snapple Group's quarterly revenue was up 2.1% compared to the same quarter past year. The analysts' present consensus range is $0.87-$1.01 for EPS. Based on historic views, the average P/E ratio in market fluctuates between 15 and 25, but alone low P/E ratio does not necessarily mean that a company is undervalued.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 5th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 14th will be issued a dividend of $0.58 per share. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 2.46% dividend yield. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 9th. (NYSE:DPS) swings by following news as it declined -0.21% to $94.23 in latest trading flood. Ltd. boosted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 0.9% in the third quarter.

A number of brokerages have commented on DPS. Analyst's ratings play a vital role in defining a stock's performance for the day. Finally, RBC Capital Markets set a $91.00 price target on shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, January 2nd. Jefferies indicates shares of the manufacturer, bottler and distributor of brands such as 7UP, Canada Dry and Mott's is a low-risk, high-reward opportunity given its current growth prospects.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Dr Pepper Snapple Group was Upgraded by Jefferies to Buy on Mar 3, 2017. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday. The stock now has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $97.25. The shares were sold at an average price of $94.05, for a total transaction of $197,505.00. Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA now owns 1,367 shares of the company's stock valued at $133,000 after buying an additional 916 shares during the last quarter. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. The shares were sold at an average price of $94.69, for a total transaction of $653,076.93. The High end of the forecast is $1.01/share, while the Low end is $0.87/share. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The daily volume was measured at 1,617,147 shares. The Company's products consist of flavored (non-cola) carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) and non-carbonated beverages (NCBs), including ready-to-drink teas, juices, juice drinks, water and mixers.

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