PepsiCo (PEP) has a market cap of $158.7 billion. It rose by 0.05% to close at $109.96 per share on July 14, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 2.3%, 6.5%, and 11.7%, respectively, on the same day.
PepsiCo is trading 4.6% above its 20-day moving average, 6.2% above its 50-day moving average, and 10.4% above its 200-day moving average.
Related ETFs and peers
The SPDR S&P 500 Growth ETF (SPYG) invests 0.92% of its holdings in PepsiCo. The ETF tracks an index of primarily large-cap growth stocks. The index selects companies from the S&P 500 Index based on three growth factors. The YTD price movement of SPYG was 4.5% on July 14.
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) invests 4.5% of its holdings in PepsiCo. The ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of consumer staples stocks drawn from the S&P 500.
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PepsiCo declared dividend
PepsiCo has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.7525 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on September 30, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 2, 2016.
PepsiCo’s performance in fiscal 2Q16
PepsiCo reported fiscal 2Q16 net revenues of $15.4 billion, a fall of 3.1% from the net revenues of $15.9 billion in fiscal 2Q15. Revenue from Frito-Lay North America, Quaker Foods North America, and North America Beverages rose by 3.2%, 2.7%, and 0.63%, respectively.
Revenues from its Latin America, Europe Sub-Saharan Africa, and Asia, Middle East and North Africa segments fell by 22.8%, 5.4%, and 1.5%, respectively, between fiscal 2Q15 and fiscal 2Q16. The company’s gross profit margin and operating profit rose by 2.0% and 2.2%, respectively.
Net income and EPS
In fiscal 2Q16, PepsiCo’s net income and EPS (earnings per share) rose to $2.01 billion and $1.38, respectively, compared with $1.98 billion and $1.33 in fiscal 2Q15.
PEP’s cash and cash equivalents and inventories rose by 6.0% and 28.2%, respectively, between fiscal 4Q15 and fiscal 1Q16. In fiscal 2Q16, its current ratio and debt-to-equity ratio rose to 1.4x and 4.9x, respectively, compared with 1.3x and 4.8x in fiscal 4Q15.
PepsiCo (PEP) made the following projections for fiscal 2016:
- core EPS of $4.71
- organic revenue growth of ~4%, which excludes the impact of the 53rd week and structural changes and includes the deconsolidation of its Venezuelan operations
- productivity savings of ~$1 billion
- more than $10 billion in cash flow from operating activities
- free cash flow of more than $7 billion, which excludes certain items
- net capital spending of ~$3 billion
- a return of ~$7 billion to its shareholders through dividends of ~$4 billion and share repurchases of ~$3 billion.
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