NASDAQ:PEP - PepsiCo Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $116.19 +0.37 (+0.32 %) (As of 12/11/2018 02:46 AM ET)Previous Close$115.82Today's Range$114.46 - $116.619752-Week Range$95.94 - $122.51Volume4.13 million shsAverage Volume4.98 million shsMarket Capitalization$163.49 billionP/E Ratio22.22Dividend Yield3.18%Beta0.59 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PepsiCo, Inc. operates as a food and beverage company worldwide. Its Frito-Lay North America segment offers Lay's and Ruffles potato chips; Doritos, Tostitos, and Santitas tortilla chips; and Cheetos snacks, branded dips, and Fritos corn chips. The company's Quaker Foods North America segment provides cereals, rice, pasta, mixes and syrups, granola bars, grits, oat squares, oatmeal, rice cakes, simply granola, and side dishes under the brands Quaker, Aunt Jemima, Cap'n crunch, life, Quaker Chewy, and Rice-A-Roni. Its North America Beverages segment offers beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods under the Aquafina, Diet Mountain Dew, Diet Pepsi, Gatorade, Mist Twst, Mountain Dew, Pepsi, Propel, and Tropicana brands; and ready-to-drink tea, coffee, and juices. The company's Latin America segment provides snack foods under the Cheetos, Doritos, Emperador, Lay's, Marias Gamesa, Rosquinhas Mabel, Ruffles, Sabritas, Saladitas, and Tostitos; cereals and snacks under the Quaker brand; and beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods under the 7UP, Diet Pepsi, Gatorade, H2oh!, Manzanita Sol, Mirinda, Pepsi, and Toddy brands. Its Europe Sub-Saharan Africa segment offers snack food; cereals and snacks; beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods; ready-to-drink tea products; and dairy products under the Agusha, Chudo, and Domik v Derevne brand names. The company's Asia, Middle East and North Africa segment provides snack foods under the Cheetos, Chipsy, Crunchy, Doritos, Kurkure, and Lay's brands; cereals and snacks under the Quaker brand; beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods; and ready-to-drink tea products. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Purchase, New York. Receive PEP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PEP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Beverages Sub-IndustrySoft Drinks SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNASDAQ:PEP Previous Symbol CUSIP71344810 Webwww.pepsico.com Phone914-253-2000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.95 Current Ratio1.31 Quick Ratio1.15 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.22 Forward P/E Ratio20.56 P/E Growth2.9 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$63.53 billion Price / Sales2.58 Cash Flow$6.9784 per share Price / Cash Flow16.65 Book Value$7.83 per share Price / Book14.84 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.23 Net Income$4.86 billion Net Margins7.66% Return on Equity73.27% Return on Assets9.97% Miscellaneous Employees263,000 Outstanding Shares1,411,570,000Market Cap$163.49 billion OptionableOptionable PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) Frequently Asked Questions What is PepsiCo's stock symbol? PepsiCo trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PEP." How often does PepsiCo pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PepsiCo? PepsiCo declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.9275 per share on Monday, January 7th. This represents a $3.71 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View PepsiCo's Dividend History. How will PepsiCo's stock buyback program work? PepsiCo declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $15,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were PepsiCo's earnings last quarter? PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 2nd. The company reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $16.49 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $16.38 billion. PepsiCo had a net margin of 7.66% and a return on equity of 73.27%. PepsiCo's revenue was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.48 EPS. View PepsiCo's Earnings History. When is PepsiCo's next earnings date? PepsiCo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PepsiCo. How can I listen to PepsiCo's earnings call? PepsiCo will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 15th at 7:45 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has PepsiCo issued on next quarter's earnings? PepsiCo updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.70. What price target have analysts set for PEP? 18 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for PepsiCo's stock. Their forecasts range from $107.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate PepsiCo's stock price to reach $117.4444 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PepsiCo. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PepsiCo? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PepsiCo in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 12 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for PepsiCo. Has PepsiCo been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about PEP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PepsiCo earned a coverage optimism score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting PepsiCo? PepsiCo saw a drop in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,087,534 shares, a drop of 21.7% from the October 15th total of 10,324,099 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,458,852 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View PepsiCo's Current Options Chain. Who are some of PepsiCo's key competitors? Some companies that are related to PepsiCo include The Coca-Cola (KO), LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMUY), Diageo (DEO), AMBEV S A/S (ABEV), Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP), Constellation Brands (STZ.B), Constellation Brands (STZ), Brown-Forman (BF.B), COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (CCLAY), Crimson Wine Group (CWGL), Eastside Distilling (EAST), Willamette Valley Vineyards (WVVI), Jones Soda Co. ( USA ) (JSDA), Truett-Hurst (THST) and Pacific Ventures Group (PACV). Who are PepsiCo's key executives? PepsiCo's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ramon Luis Laguarta, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Hugh F. Johnston, Vice Chairman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Albert P. Carey, Chief Exec. Officer of North America (Age 66)Ms. Grace Puma, Exec. VP of Global OperationsMs. Marie T. Gallagher, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 58) Who are PepsiCo's major shareholders? PepsiCo's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.48%), BlackRock Inc. (6.72%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.41%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.94%), Morgan Stanley (0.79%) and FMR LLC (0.61%). Company insiders that own PepsiCo stock include Cynthia Trudell, David Yawman, Indra K Nooyi, Kirk Tanner, Laxman Narasimhan, Marie T Gallagher, Mehmood Khan, Mike Spanos, Ramon Laguarta and Vivek Sankaran. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PepsiCo. Which major investors are selling PepsiCo stock? PEP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Capital Research Global Investors, Franklin Resources Inc. and Great Lakes Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold PepsiCo company stock in the last year include David Yawman, Laxman Narasimhan, Mehmood Khan and Mike Spanos. View Insider Buying and Selling for PepsiCo. Which major investors are buying PepsiCo stock? PEP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Bank of Montreal Can and United Services Automobile Association. View Insider Buying and Selling for PepsiCo. How do I buy shares of PepsiCo? Shares of PEP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is PepsiCo's stock price today? One share of PEP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $116.19. How big of a company is PepsiCo? PepsiCo has a market capitalization of $163.49 billion and generates $63.53 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.86 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.23 on an earnings per share basis. PepsiCo employs 263,000 workers across the globe. What is PepsiCo's official website? The official website for PepsiCo is http://www.pepsico.com. How can I contact PepsiCo? PepsiCo's mailing address is 700 ANDERSON HILL RD, PURCHASE NY, 10577. The company can be reached via phone at 914-253-2000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for PepsiCo (NASDAQ PEP)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 840 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 620 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,460MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PepsiCo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PEP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PEP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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