NYSE:COT - Cott Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.86 +0.04 (+0.27 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.86Today's Range$14.67 - $15.0052-Week Range$13.99 - $17.77Volume970,987 shsAverage Volume1.37 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.07 billionP/E Ratio212.29Dividend Yield1.60%Beta0.81 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 North America and Europe. It operates in three segments: Route Based Services; Coffee, Tea and Extract Solutions; and All Other. The company's 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, beverage concentrates, and mineral water. It provides its services to residences, businesses, restaurant chains, hotels and motels, small and large retailers, and healthcare facilities. The company serves approximately 2.4 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 based in Mississauga, Canada. Receive COT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for COT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Bottled & canned soft drinks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:COT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.cott.com Phone905-795-6500 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.04 Current Ratio1.42 Quick Ratio1.13 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio212.29 Forward P/E Ratio61.92 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.27 billion Price / Sales0.90 Cash Flow$1.3940 per share Price / Cash10.66 Book Value$8.81 per share Price / Book1.69 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.07 Net Income$-1,400,000.00 Net Margins17.03% Return on Equity1.77% Return on Assets0.60% Miscellaneous Employees10,400 Outstanding Shares137,780,000Market Cap$2.07 billion 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Wednesday, June 13th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend 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 Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.14 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $609.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $603.37 million. Cott had a return on equity of 1.77% and a net margin of 17.03%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.30 EPS. View Cott's Earnings History. When is Cott's next earnings date? Cott is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cott. What guidance has Cott issued on next quarter's earnings? Cott issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.37-2.37 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.35 billion.Cott also updated its Q3 2018 guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for COT? 8 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Cott's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.50 to $21.00. On average, they expect Cott's share price to reach $19.0583 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 28.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cott. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cott? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cott in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings 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. " (11/13/2018) 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? Press coverage about COT stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cott earned a news sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Cott's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cott include National Beverage (FIZZ), Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (AKO.B), Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series A (AKO.A), Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated (COKE), Celsius (CELH), Golfgear International (MCHA), Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) and Leading Brands (LBIX). Who are Cott's key executives? Cott's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jeremy S. G. Fowden, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. Jay Wells, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)Ms. Marni Morgan Poe, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)Mr. Thomas J. Harrington, Pres of Services & CEO of DSS Bus. Unit (Age 60)Mr. Jason Ausher, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44) Who are Cott's major shareholders? Cott's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (5.81%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.00%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (4.64%), Levin Capital Strategies L.P. (2.16%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.70%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.53%). Company insiders that own Cott stock include Eric Rosenfeld, Gregory R Monahan, Jason R Ausher, Jay Wells, Jeremy S G Fowden, Marni Morgan Poe, Stephen Halperin 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 Point72 Asset Management L.P., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., CIBC Asset Management Inc, FMR LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Bank of Montreal Can, Man Group plc and Engineers Gate Manager LP. Company insiders that have sold Cott company stock in the last year include Gregory R Monahan, Jason R Ausher, Jay Wells, Marni Morgan Poe and Stephen Halperin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cott. Which major investors are buying Cott stock? COT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Alliancebernstein L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Cidel Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Cott stock in the last two years include Eric Rosenfeld, Gregory R Monahan, Jeremy S G Fowden 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 $14.86. How big of a company is Cott? Cott has a market capitalization of $2.07 billion and generates $2.27 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-1,400,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.07 on an earnings per share basis. Cott employs 10,400 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: 374 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 295 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 669MarketBeat'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 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the float in trading stocks?