Cott Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:COT)

About Cott Corporation

Cott Corporation logoCott Corporation, along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in production of beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners and distributors. The Company operates through four segments: DSS; Cott North America; Cott United Kingdom (Cott U.K.), and All Other, which includes its Mexico segment, Royal Crown International (RCI) segment and other miscellaneous expenses. The DSS segment provides direct-to-consumer products, such as bottled water, coffee, brewed tea, water dispensers, coffee and tea brewers, and filtration equipment. Its traditional business consists of its Cott North America, Cott U.K. and All Other segments. Its traditional business produces products, including carbonated soft drinks, shelf stable juice and juice-based products, sports drinks, liquid enhancers, freezables, hot chocolate, creamers/whiteners, cereals and beverage concentrates directly or through third-party manufacturers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Beverages - Soft Drinks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: COT
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.91
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.00
  • 52-Week Range: $10.10 - $17.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 35.38
  • P/E Growth: 1.35
  • Market Cap: $1.59B
  • Outstanding Shares: 138,345,000
  • Beta: 0.52
  • Net Margins: -0.09%
  • Return on Equity: 4.41%
  • Return on Assets: 1.10%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.07%
  • Current Ratio: 1.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.71%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $17.82 (57.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/7/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$21.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$20.00View Rating Details
12/6/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$16.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$19.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$17.50 -> $14.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$20.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$20.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$16.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$17.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$16.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$16.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutral$9.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017Q416($0.04)$897.94 millionN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316$0.07$0.09$873.94 million$885.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.17$0.15$766.83 million$765.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.03)($0.02)$687.51 million$698.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415($0.02)$0.03$712.68 million$711.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.10$0.09$772.29 million$756.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.16$0.18$796.37 million$780.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.21)($0.08)$729.98 million$710.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414($0.01)$0.37$494.26 million$544.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.12$0.07$556.25 million$535.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.17$0.17$552.98 million$550.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014($0.01)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.02($0.03)$490.48 million$475.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.04$0.03$493.24 million$482.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.12$0.14$562.93 million$543.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213$0.22$0.20$605.50 million$564.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2013Q412$0.07$0.02$540.67 million$517.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.20$0.15$611.25 million$584.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2012$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.03$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.18$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.27$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.15$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2011$0.11$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.32 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20161$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q3 20161$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q4 20161$0.04$0.04$0.04
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:2.12%
Dividend Growth:1.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-600.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
133.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
75.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.19%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 0.18%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016Eric RosenfeldDirectorSell19,582$17.07$334,264.74View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Eric RosenfeldDirectorSell55,418$17.04$944,322.72View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Jeremy S G FowdenCEOSell148,515$17.09$2,538,121.35View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Eric RosenfeldDirectorSell25,000$17.00$425,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015John C DrakeInsiderSell42,000$0.30$12,600.00
9/23/2015John C DrakeInsiderSell19,500$0.30$5,850.00
9/22/2015John C DrakeInsiderSell15,000$0.30$4,500.00
2/19/2015Steven KitchingInsiderSell2,034$7.86$15,987.24View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Stephen CorbyDirectorSell2,574$6.82$17,554.68View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Steven KitchingInsiderSell1,493$6.82$10,182.26View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Eric RosenfeldDirectorSell36,063$7.49$270,111.87View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Graham W SavageDirectorSell15,000$7.63$114,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Gregory LeiterVPSell12,000$7.37$88,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Betty Jane HessDirectorSell13,527$7.39$99,964.53View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Betty Jane HessDirectorSell8,719$7.09$61,817.71View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Steven KitchingInsiderSell1,100$7.99$8,789.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Steven KitchingInsiderSell1,125$7.91$8,898.75View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Gregory LeiterVPSell12,000$8.90$106,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Cott Corporation's stock symbol?

Cott Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "COT."

How often does Cott Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cott Corporation?

Cott Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 28th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, December 8th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 23rd.

Where is Cott Corporation's stock going? Where will Cott Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Cott Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Cott Corporation's share price to reach $17.82 in the next year.

What are analysts saying about Cott Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Cott Corporation stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Cott Corporation is one of the world's largest non-alcoholic beverage companies and the world's largest retailer brand soft drink provider. The Company commercializes its business in over Sixty countries worldwide, with its principal markets being the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico. Cott markets or supplies over two hundred retailer and licensed brands, and Company-owned brands including Cott, RC, Vintage, Vess and So Clear. Its products include carbonated soft drinks, sparkling and flavored waters, energy drinks, sports drinks, juices, juice drinks and smoothies, ready-to-drink teas, and other non-carbonated beverages. " (2/21/2017)

  • Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We are reiterating our BUY rating, and lowering our target price to US$21.00 (from US $24.00 previously), ahead of Q4/16 earnings." (2/7/2017)

Who owns Cott Corporation stock?

Cott Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Levin Capital Strategies L.P. (14.82%), FMR LLC (5.17%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (3.87%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.59%), Prudential PLC (1.24%) and Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.66%). Company insiders that own Cott Corporation stock include Eric Rosenfeld, Jeremy S G Fowden and John C Drake.

Who sold Cott Corporation stock? Who is selling Cott Corporation stock?

Cott Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, FMR LLC, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Intact Investment Management Inc., Public Sector Pension Investment Board and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS. Company insiders that have sold Cott Corporation stock in the last year include Eric Rosenfeld and Jeremy S G Fowden.

Who bought Cott Corporation stock? Who is buying Cott Corporation stock?

Cott Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Prudential PLC, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC and Two Sigma Investments LP.

How do I buy Cott Corporation stock?

Shares of Cott Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Cott Corporation stock cost?

One share of Cott Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.32.

Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) Chart for Wednesday, February, 22, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by Staff