NASDAQ:PEP - PepsiCo Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$113.45 +0.35 (+0.31 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$113.10
Today's Range$112.25 - $113.74
52-Week Range$95.94 - $122.51
Volume6.51 million shs
Average Volume5.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$159.63 billion
P/E Ratio21.69
Dividend Yield3.28%
PepsiCo logoPepsiCo, 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Beverages
Sub-IndustrySoft Drinks
SectorConsumer Staples


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.00
Current Ratio1.24
Quick Ratio1.09


Trailing P/E Ratio21.69
Forward P/E Ratio19.94
P/E Growth2.66

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$63.53 billion
Price / Sales2.53
Cash Flow$6.9901 per share
Price / Cash16.23
Book Value$7.83 per share
Price / Book14.49


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.23
Net Income$4.86 billion
Net Margins7.14%
Return on Equity67.06%
Return on Assets9.65%


Outstanding Shares1,414,320,000
Market Cap$159.63 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.9275 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $3.71 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 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 repurchase plan on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $15,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were PepsiCo's earnings last quarter?

PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 10th. The company reported $1.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $16.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $16.05 billion. PepsiCo had a net margin of 7.14% and a return on equity of 67.06%. PepsiCo's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.50 earnings per share. View PepsiCo's Earnings History.

When is PepsiCo's next earnings date?

PepsiCo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PepsiCo.

What guidance has PepsiCo issued on next quarter's earnings?

PepsiCo updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.65.

What price target have analysts set for PEP?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for PepsiCo's shares. Their forecasts range from $107.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate PepsiCo's stock price to reach $119.6875 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PepsiCo.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PepsiCo?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PepsiCo in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for PepsiCo.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about PepsiCo stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about PepsiCo stock:
  • 1. Jefferies Financial Group Inc analysts commented, "PEP announced that its long-time and well-respected CEO Indra Nooyi will step down on 10/3 to be replaced by Ramon Laguarta (President as of Sept." (8/6/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "PepsiCo has surpassed the industry in the past month driven by a solid earnings trend with beat recorded in the last 10 quarters, including second-quarter 2018. Strong performances in its international division, backed by higher revenue growth in developing and emerging markets have been aiding results. Further, the company has reported positive sales surprise in six of the last eight quarters. The company is also gaining from significant strength in the snacks business, which has mostly offset the sluggishness in beverage category. Moreover, the company’s product innovations to include healthier food assortments and non-carbonated drinks in its portfolio should boost sales. However, consumers’ awareness on health and wellness, alongside new taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages and growing regulatory pressures are affecting CSD sales." (7/15/2018)

Are investors shorting PepsiCo?

PepsiCo saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,033,654 shares, an increase of 62.2% from the July 13th total of 8,652,156 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,571,516 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View PepsiCo's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of PepsiCo's key competitors?

Who are PepsiCo's key executives?

PepsiCo's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Indra K. Nooyi, Chairman & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Ramon Luis Laguarta, Pres (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 Operations

Has PepsiCo been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PEP stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PepsiCo earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.64 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for PepsiCo.

Who are PepsiCo's major shareholders?

PepsiCo's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.64%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.30%), Morgan Stanley (0.81%), FMR LLC (0.72%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.65%) and Yacktman Asset Management LP (0.56%). Company insiders that own PepsiCo stock include Cynthia Trudell, Indra K Nooyi, Kirk Tanner, Laxman Narasimhan, Marie T Gallagher, Mehmood Khan, Ramon Laguarta and Vivek Sankaran. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PepsiCo.

Which institutional investors are selling PepsiCo stock?

PEP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and United Services Automobile Association. View Insider Buying and Selling for PepsiCo.

Which institutional investors are buying PepsiCo stock?

PEP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Vontobel Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, California Public Employees Retirement System and Unigestion Holding SA. 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 $113.45.

How big of a company is PepsiCo?

PepsiCo has a market capitalization of $159.63 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.

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:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  781 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  535 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,316
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by Staff

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