Headlines about Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 46.3277698911345 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern’s scoring:

NASDAQ COKE opened at $167.50 on Friday. Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated has a 52 week low of $160.00 and a 52 week high of $249.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.45, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a current ratio of 1.24. The firm has a market cap of $1,546.67, a PE ratio of 34.10 and a beta of 0.22.

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February 27th. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.13 by ($0.93). Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated had a return on equity of 11.63% and a net margin of 2.23%. The firm had revenue of $1.13 billion for the quarter.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 11th. Investors of record on Friday, April 27th will be issued a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 26th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.60%.

Separately, BidaskClub raised shares of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, March 3rd.

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Company Profile

Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and distributes nonalcoholic beverages, primarily products of The Coca-Cola Company in the United States. The company offers sparkling beverages, including carbonated beverages; and still beverages, such as energy products, as well as noncarbonated beverages comprising bottled water, tea, ready to drink coffee, enhanced water, juices, and sports drinks.

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