NYSE:COT - Cott Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.83 -0.21 (-1.40 %) (As of 03/21/2019 01:19 AM ET)Previous Close$15.04Today's Range$14.82 - $15.0352-Week Range$13.34 - $17.06Volume845,200 shsAverage Volume1.22 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.02 billionP/E Ratio92.69Dividend Yield1.60%Beta0.82 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Cott Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a route based service company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Route Based Services; Coffee, Tea and Extract Solutions; and All Other. Its product portfolio includes bottled water, coffee, brewed tea, water dispensers, coffee and tea brewers, specialty coffee, liquid coffee or tea concentrate, single cup coffee, cold brewed coffee, iced blend coffee or tea beverages, blended teas, hot tea, sparkling tea, coffee or tea extract solutions, filtration equipment, hot chocolate, soups, malt drinks, creamers/whiteners, cereals, and beverage concentrates, as well as premium spring, sparkling and flavored, and mineral water. The company provides its services to residences, businesses, restaurant chains, hotels and motels, small and large retailers, and healthcare facilities. It serves approximately 2.5 million customers or delivery points through its platform, sales and distribution facilities, and fleets, as well as through wholesalers and distributors. Cott Corporation was incorporated in 1955 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Bottled & canned soft drinks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:COT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK884713 Webwww.cott.com Phone905-795-6500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.07 Current Ratio1.13 Quick Ratio0.90Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio92.69 Forward P/E Ratio44.94 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.37 billion Price / Sales0.85 Cash Flow$1.5827 per share Price / Cash Flow9.37 Book Value$8.59 per share Price / Book1.73Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.16 Net Income$382.90 million Net Margins16.14% Return on Equity1.72% Return on Assets0.66%Miscellaneous Employees10,900 Outstanding Shares135,963,000Market Cap$2.02 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Cott (NYSE:COT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Cott's stock symbol? Cott trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "COT." How often does Cott pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cott? Cott declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Wednesday, June 13th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 31st. View Cott's Dividend History. How were Cott's earnings last quarter? Cott Corp (NYSE:COT) announced its earnings results on Friday, February, 22nd. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03. The firm earned $599.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $597.75 million. Cott had a net margin of 16.14% and a return on equity of 1.72%. Cott's revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.07 earnings per share. View Cott's Earnings History. When is Cott's next earnings date? Cott is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cott. What price target have analysts set for COT? 7 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Cott's stock. Their predictions range from $17.85 to $21.00. On average, they expect Cott's stock price to reach $19.37 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cott. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cott? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cott in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cott. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Cott stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Cott stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Cott Corporation is a North American and European water, coffee and coffee extracts, tea and filtration solutions service company. " (3/15/2019) 2. Jefferies Financial Group Inc analysts commented, "We reiterate our Buy rating and raise FY19-20 EBITDA 2-3% post strong 3Q18 results. COT delivered ~+4% org sales growth, better GM%, an EBITDA beat, and edged up its FY18 FCF guidance. The co.’s transformation to a more stable and higher growth/margin pure-play water / coffee biz is still not fully appreciated by the market. At 10x EV/EBITDA, COT trades at a 25% discount to business service peers, leaving adequate scope to re-rate. PT to $21 on group de-rating. Cott delivers a strong 3Q: Cott’s 3Q sales were 1% above consensus and better gross margins (+65 bps YoY, +25 bps vs. Street) helped drive 1.5% gross profit upside. A solid EBITDA beat (+3% vs. Street) and upside bias to guidance drove share price outperformance today (+240 bps vs. the XLP)." (11/8/2018) Has Cott been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about COT stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cott earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Cott's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cott include Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (AKO.B), BRITVIC PLC/S (BTVCY), Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series A (AKO.A), National Beverage (FIZZ), Coca-Cola Consolidated (COKE), Celsius (CELH), Golfgear International (MCHA) and Leading Brands (LBIX). What other stocks do shareholders of Cott own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cott investors own include Starbucks (SBUX), Micron Technology (MU), Walt Disney (dis), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Allergan (AGN), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Celgene (CELG). Who are Cott's key executives? Cott's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jeremy S. G. Fowden, Exec. Chairman (Age 62)Mr. Thomas J. Harrington, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. Jay Wells, Chief Financial & Admin. Officer (Age 56)Ms. Marni Morgan Poe, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)Mr. Charles R. Hinson, Chief Exec. Officer of S&D Coffee and Tea (Age 63) Who are Cott's major shareholders? Cott's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (5.65%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (5.04%), Millennium Management LLC (3.51%), Levin Capital Strategies L.P. (3.35%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.78%) and Norges Bank (1.64%). Company insiders that own Cott stock include Charles R Hinson, Graham W Savage, Gregory R Monahan, Jason R Ausher, Jay Wells, Marni Morgan Poe, Stephen Halperin, Steven P Stanbrook and Thomas Harrington. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cott. Which major investors are selling Cott stock? COT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Prudential PLC and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have sold Cott company stock in the last year include Graham W Savage and Stephen Halperin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cott. Which major investors are buying Cott stock? COT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Maplelane Capital LLC, One Fin Capital Management LP, Intact Investment Management Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Lodge Hill Capital LLC and Dupont Capital Management Corp. Company insiders that have bought Cott stock in the last two years include Charles R Hinson, Steven P Stanbrook and Thomas Harrington. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cott. How do I buy shares of Cott? Shares of COT 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 Cott's stock price today? One share of COT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.83. How big of a company is Cott? Cott has a market capitalization of $2.02 billion and generates $2.37 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $382.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.16 on an earnings per share basis. Cott employs 10,900 workers across the globe. What is Cott's official website? The official website for Cott is http://www.cott.com. How can I contact Cott? Cott's mailing address is 1200 BRITANNIA ROAD EAST, MISSISSAUGA A6, L4W 4T5. The company can be reached via phone at 905-795-6500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Cott (NYSE COT)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 383 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 311 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 694MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cott and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe COT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe COT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: When is a capital gain realized?