PEP : Analysis & Opinions

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  1. Is the Earnings Picture Good Enough? - Earnings Trends

    October 16, 2014
    Is the Earnings Picture Good Enough? - Earnings Trends
  2. Macroeconomic Factors Weigh on Consumer Staples Stocks - Industry ...

    October 14, 2014
    Macroeconomic Factors Weigh on Consumer Staples Stocks - Industry Outlook
  3. Are Cost-Control Measures Driving Consumer Staples? - Industry ...

    October 13, 2014
    Are Cost-Control Measures Driving Consumer Staples? - Industry Outlook
  4. The Fed, Q3 Earnings & You - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 9, 2014
    Stocks appear on track to start today's session modestly on the weak side, a day after the strong rally on Wednesday which ...
  5. Will Q3 Earnings Season Ease Growth Fears? - Earnings Trends

    October 9, 2014
    Will Q3 Earnings Season Ease Growth Fears? - Earnings Trends
  6. Will Earnings Season Stop Market Bleeding? - Earnings Trends

    October 2, 2014
    Will Earnings Season Stop Market Bleeding? - Earnings Trends
  7. 4 Kraft Divisions Ripe For Spinoff (And Some Possible Suitors)

    August 29, 2014
    BMO Capital analyst Kenneth Zaslow published a note last week suggesting Kraft (NYSE: KRFT) should consider spinning off ...
  8. Strength in Q2 Earnings Buoys Market - Ahead of Wall Street

    July 23, 2014
    A few pockets of weakness aside, the overall picture emerging from this earnings season is one of strength and resilience. ...
  9. Can Consumer Staples Rebound? - Industry Outlook

    June 10, 2014
    Can Consumer Staples Rebound? - Industry Outlook
  10. Pepsi Earnings Preview: Analysts Favor A Refreshing Quarter

    April 16, 2014
    PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) will report its first quarter results early Thursday morning before market open. Analysts are expecting ...
  11. Coke Vs. Pepsi: By The Numbers

    March 24, 2014
    History has shown us that America was built on the back of positive rivalries. #-ad_banner-#Like the long-standing feud between ...
  12. Profit From Coke's Big Mistake

    February 26, 2014
    It's not often that you see a monster company that has pulled back into the value buy zone. It's even less often ...
  13. Consumer Staples Stock Outlook - Feb 2014 - Industry Outlook

    February 18, 2014
    Consumer Staples Stock Outlook - Feb 2014 - Industry Outlook
  14. Growth in the North American snack division is helping grow PepsiCo's earnings.

    The Secret To PepsiCo’s Success Isn’t Soda

    October 18, 2013
    PepsiCo. (NYSE:PEP) may be losing the Cola Wars to rival Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), but it’s winning the hearts and minds of investors ...
  15. The Commercial Mortgage Story Gets Better For Investors

    August 27, 2013
    Things are looking up for loans tied to commercial real estate mortgages. Delinquencies continue to drop, while refinancing ...
  16. How A Group Of 13-Year-Olds Beat The Brightest Minds On Wall ...

    August 19, 2013
    In 1990, in a suburb outside of Boston, something unusual happened...As part of their schoolwork, seventh graders at the ...
  17. Can Mondelez Live Up To The Sell-Side Hype?

    August 9, 2013
    Investors already expect quite a bit from Mondelez, and the company may have a hard time living up to it.
  18. Kellogg Reports Unimpressive Earnings

    August 1, 2013
    Kellogg's weak volume is concerning as Wall Street looks for a big second half.
  19. Soda Companies Went Flat In Q2

    July 25, 2013
    Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP) and Dr. Pepper Snapple (NYSE:DPS) all sold less soda in the second quarter. Which, ...
  20. PepsiCo Has Caught Up, Now It Needs To Outperform

    July 24, 2013
    PepsiCo needs better operational execution to deliver more shareholder value.
  21. Even When Coca-Cola Stumbles, It Does Okay

    July 16, 2013
    Coca-Cola's volume shortfall isn't that big of a deal long term, but more clarity on the bottling ops would be nice.
  22. McCormick Looks Premium-Priced Even With Premium Performance

    June 27, 2013
    McCormick is a great food company, but it still delivers food company growth and valuation is too high
  23. New CEO at Ulta - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Beauty products retailer Ulta Salon recently appointed Mary Dillon as chief executive officer.
  24. Consumer Staples Stock Outlook - June 2013 - Industry Outlook

    June 21, 2013
    Consumer Staples Stock Outlook - June 2013 - Industry Outlook
  25. Monster Slumps on Possible AMA Ban Endorsement - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    Shares of Monster Beverage slumped recently on news that the American Medical Association may impose a ban on marketing of ...
  26. Diamond Foods Making Better Moves, But Large Uncertainties Remain

    June 11, 2013
    Diamond Foods' turnaround continues, but the company cannot afford to slip against large rivals.
  27. Pepsi Buying Sodastream: I Don't Think So

    June 7, 2013
    The latest rumor on the street has Sodastream being acquired by Pepsico for $95 per share. There are so many reasons why ...
  28. Mondelez Isn't As Good As Nestle, But Priced Like It Is

    May 8, 2013
    Investors seem to bullish on Mondelez, given the relative performance at Kellogg and Nestle.
  29. Is Pepsi's Turnaround For Real?

    April 19, 2013
    Pepsico (NYSE:PEP) announced first quarter earnings April 18. Better than expected, its stock jumped almost 3% on the news. ...
  30. On Track With Volumes And Margins, Coca-Cola Refreshes

    April 16, 2013
    Coca-Cola offers something almost like a hybrid of stock and bond, but investors need to be OK with its valuation.
  31. Coca-Cola's OK Results Won't KO The Stock

    February 14, 2013
    Coca-Cola wasn't spectacular, but it was good enough. While the stock was and still is expensive, investors are paying for ...
  32. Stock Market News for February 11, 2013 - Market News

    February 11, 2013
    Benchmarks finished in the green in the wake of better-than-expected earnings and encouraging domestic & international economic ...
  33. With Ball Corp, Quality Doesn't Come Cheap

    January 4, 2013
    Ball is a top-notch company, but the stock price reflects that.
  34. KO & Select Buy Stake in Fair Oaks - Analyst Blog

    December 5, 2012
    Beverage giant The Coca-Cola Company (KO) and dairy cooperative Select Milk Producers, Inc recently announced their decision ...
  35. AptarGroup: When A Great Business Doesn't Mean A Great Stock

    October 25, 2012
    AptarGroup has a great business, but is an expensive stock.
  36. DPS Posts Mixed 3Q, Cuts Sales View - Analyst Blog

    October 24, 2012
    Dr Pepper Snapple's (DPS) third quarter 2012 adjusted earnings (excluding mark-to-market losses gains) of 79 cents per share ...
  37. Monster Gets A Jolt From Death Reports

    October 23, 2012
    Monster's stock lost 14% of its value October 22 on news that several people may have died from consuming one or more of ...
  38. PepsiCo Shows That Snacks And Sodas Aren't Bulletproof

    October 18, 2012
    PepsiCo is doing all right, but the valuation seems demanding.
  39. McCormick - Great Company, Not-So-Great Price

    October 2, 2012
    McCormick is a great company and its fiscal third quarter wasn't bad, but the valuation isn't great.
  40. Kellogg Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    October 1, 2012
    We have maintained our Neutral recommendation on Kellogg Company K) following the appraisal of second quarter 2012 results. ...
  41. Dr Pepper Snapple on a Tight Rope - Analyst Blog

    September 20, 2012
    We have maintained a Neutral recommendation on Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (DPS) following appraisal of the second quarter ...
  42. What Makes a Great Income Stock

    September 14, 2012
    While many newcomers to the income sector would immediately say “yield,” that's not the case. To find a good long-term income ...
  43. Sectors With Good Returns In A Volatile Market

    September 8, 2012
    Tabacco, restaurants and discount stores are just a few of the sectors that are performing well in a volatile market.
  44. How Big Companies Thrive In The Third World

    August 31, 2012
    Business survival in less-developed countries is all about knowing the customer. Find out how some of the biggest companies ...
  45. Diageo Lives Up To Its Billing

    August 24, 2012
    Diageo continues to grow as expected, but the stock is not a bargain, even though it seems about 10 to 20% undervalued.
  46. Change Is Coming At PepsiCo, One Way Or Another

    July 26, 2012
    PepsiCo is already getting a large benefit of the doubt.
  47. Bull Vs. Bear: Olympic Advertising Worth Shareholders' Money

    July 24, 2012
    The Olympic games is a great time to buy into major Olympic sponsors, such as Coca-Cola and Procter & Gamble.
  48. Coca-Cola Beats Overall - Analyst Blog

    July 17, 2012
    The Coca-Cola Company (KO) delivered adjusted operating earnings of $1.22 per share in the second quarter of 2012, beating ...
  49. Campbell Soup Quenches Thirst With Bolthouse Purchase

    July 10, 2012
    Campbell Soup announced on July 9 that it's buying Bolthouse juices for $1.55 billion. Here's why this looks like a win/win ...
  50. Pepsi Offers 2 New Low-Fat Lays - Analyst Blog

    July 6, 2012
    PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) recently launched two new flavors of its Lay's branded potato chips, Lay's Kettle Cooked Applewood Smoked ...
  51. FEMSA Stays Neutral - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2012
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A. (FMX) or FEMSA with a target price ...
  52. A Trader's Guide to Ancestry.com (ACOM)

    June 7, 2012
    Online family history and genealogy resource Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM) popped on Wednesday as news came through of the ...
  53. A Refreshing Choice Of Soft Drink Stocks

    June 3, 2012
    Soft drink producers can put some fizz in a flat portfolio and sweeten up the bitter taste left behind by other parts of ...
  54. Campbell Soup Still Well Below Simmer

    May 24, 2012
    While it's hard to ignore a company with high teens return on invested capital, famous brands and a solid dividend, Campbell's ...
  55. Stocks Showing Resilience

    May 22, 2012
    Despite a market sell-off there are a handful of stocks that are able to show resilience.
  56. Five 52-Week High Fliers

    May 15, 2012
    Explore five stocks making new highs. Is this a case of overvalue, or could investors buy high and sell even higher?
  57. Pepsi Cans and the King of Pop - Analyst Blog

    May 7, 2012
    PepsiCo Inc. (PEP) has teamed up with the Estate of Michael Jackson to feature the late pop star's image on its Pepsi cans. ...
  58. PepsiCo Looking Better Than Coke

    May 2, 2012
    Pepsi looks a better investment than its archrival.
  59. 6 Stocks With Dividends And Growth

    April 30, 2012
    Growth and dividends don't have to be an either/or choice.
  60. Pick Stocks Like Peter Lynch

    April 23, 2012
    By researching companies whose products and services you use on a daily basis and understanding their financial situation, ...
  61. 12 Stocks Riding Today's Power Trends

    April 18, 2012
    Track the intersection of demographics, economics, and psychographics to follow global changes, advises Chris Versace, editor ...
  62. Global Growth Still Driving The Coca-Cola Story

    April 17, 2012
    Coca-Cola continues to gain share in the beverage market, but still represents no bargain.
  63. Femsa Keeps Chugging Along

    April 17, 2012
    This past year was another good one for the producer of Coca-Cola and operator of OXXO convenience stores. Up 35.6% in the ...
  64. PepsiCo Looking To Tweak Its Prospects

    April 2, 2012
    Pepsi needs to better compete with its archrival. Coca Cola has posted slightly higher average sales and earnings growth ...
  65. Post Cereal Worth Holding

    March 30, 2012
    Post is just getting going on its own, but could be an interesting investing story as spinoffs generally have a solid performance ...
  66. Female CEOs: Women Leaving Workforce Over Past 20 Years

    March 9, 2012
    There's a growing trend of well-educated women exiting the workforce, and the reason seems related to the faster-growing ...
  67. Pick Stocks Like Peter Lynch

    February 28, 2012
    By researching companies whose products and services you use on a daily basis and understanding their financial situation, ...
  68. Pringles Is A Big Bite For Kellogg

    February 21, 2012
    With the purchase of Pringles, Kellogg is levering up to buy a scarce asset.
  69. PepsiCo Needs To Go Further

    February 13, 2012
    PepsiCo's mediocre performance and uninspiring strategic plan don't inspire much demand in its stock.
  70. Coca-Cola Still Priced For Premium Performance

    February 9, 2012
    Coca-Cola's consistent execution keeps the stock trading at full value.
  71. Top Super Bowl Ad Spenders In the Last Decade

    February 1, 2012
    The game between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is expected to be the most-watched event of the year, and it ...
  72. A Focus On Dividend Growth

    January 16, 2012
    With interest rates continuing to hold at super-low levels, now could be great time to institute a dividend growth strategy. ...
  73. Dean Foods' Stocks Are Condensing

    November 22, 2011
    Got milk stocks? You could be in trouble.
  74. Recession-Proof Your Portfolio

    November 16, 2011
    Regardless of day-to-day stock price swings, not all businesses suffer recession-like setbacks during a recession.
  75. Soft Drink Stocks: A Refreshing Choice

    November 15, 2011
    Soft drink producers can put some fizz in a flat portfolio and sweeten up the bitter taste left behind by other parts of ...
  76. Kellogg's Diet Crashes

    November 7, 2011
    Always dependable Kellogg has faltered, but the stock is not a buy yet.
  77. Coca-Cola: A Great Company, An Iffy Stock

    October 21, 2011
    Coca-Cola may be a safe play, but overpaying will erode that benefit.
  78. What Is Walgreen's Next Trick?

    September 30, 2011
    Walgreen is doing okay today, but tomorrow is a much bigger question.
  79. Recession-Proof Your Portfolio

    September 26, 2011
    Regardless of day-to-day stock price swings, not all businesses suffer recession-like setbacks during a recession.
  80. Stocks That See No Recession

    September 21, 2011
    Regardless of day-to-day stock price swings, not all businesses suffer recession-like setbacks during a recession.
  81. Diageo Standing Out In A Dispirited Market

    August 26, 2011
    Diageo is bucking a disappointing trend in the beverage industry.
  82. Boring Blue Chips

    August 17, 2011
    With most of the market commentary filled with dire predictions, many long-term investors are now carefully looking for value. ...
  83. A Trio of Solid Defensive Stocks

    July 27, 2011
    There’s been a continual shift to defensive, income-oriented shares since the second quarter, and these three top the list, ...
  84. 5 Refreshing Beverage Stocks

    June 21, 2011
    This summer, expect to see the beverage sector heat up, so let’s cover some top stocks to buy, suggests Louis Navellier of ...
  85. The New SODA King?

    May 20, 2011
    Making soda pop at home could be the next big thing in the world of carbonated beverages.
  86. Kellogg Still A Very Stable Food Firm

    May 9, 2011
    Kellogg investors should be able to garner double-digit annual returns by investing in the stock over the long haul.
  87. Coke Runs Into Rising Expectations

    April 29, 2011
    Coke had another good quarter but was slowed down some by rising input costs.
  88. Pick Stocks Like Peter Lynch

    April 15, 2011
    By researching companies whose products and services you use on a daily basis and understanding their financial situation, ...
  89. Silgan Packs Away Another Deal

    April 14, 2011
    Silgan is a quality packaging company making a very smart deal.
  90. Bet On Rising Energy With Russia

    April 12, 2011
    With energy prices continuing to rise, this BRIC nation could be a good bet for the remainder of the year.
  91. GNC's Solid IPO

    April 7, 2011
    Vitamin and nutritional supplement retailer took a long, strange trip to finally arrive at its IPO last week.
  92. Product Demand Elasticity

    March 25, 2011
    Demand elasticity is the ultimate measure of how consumer shopping patterns will change with economic conditions.
  93. Popeyes On A Tasty Growth Trajectory

    March 15, 2011
    AFC Enterprises isn’t a household name, but it is working to build the brand awareness of Popeyes Chicken, which it owns ...
  94. Value In Consumer Staples

    March 10, 2011
    Consumer staples are a great way to hedge your investments during a volatile economy.
  95. Central European Distribution: From Russia, With Disappointment

    March 7, 2011
    CEDC continues to disappoint and investors are growing tired of the excuses.
  96. America's Biggest Food Companies

    February 23, 2011
    These five companies may be synonomous with one or two products, but you'll be surprised to see how diversified each brand ...
  97. Dr. Pepper Snapple’s Sales Challenge

    February 22, 2011
    It’s difficult to see annual double-digit total returns for Dr. Pepper Snapple shareholders over the long term.
  98. The Marvel That Is Coca-Cola

    February 11, 2011
    Coca-Cola continues to defy the rules and produce excellent results.
  99. What's Your Stock's Repurchase Premium?

    December 23, 2010
    Take a closer look at your favorite stock's statement of equity; you never know what you're going to find
  100. Treasury Shares Wreak Havoc On Retained Earnings

    December 14, 2010
    Aeropostale's retirement of 47.5 million shares in October is worth looking into.
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