Revenue reports dictate sentiments for PepsiCo and Costco

PEP – Pepsico, Inc. is a global food and beverage company.

PEP – Pepsico, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 105.92
Day’s high 109.00
Day’s low 107.60
P/E ratio 30.88
EPS 3.50


Analysts opinion Pepsico announced revenues for the quarter ending June. The company earned $2.01 Billion or $1.38 per share. However, revenue declined by to $15.92 Billion hindered by the strong Dollar. The firm now expects a full year earnings of $4.71 per share. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 42% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 50% positive according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 17% lower social media chatter than usual.

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Sentiments for Costco and SunEdison

COST – Costco Wholesale corporation operates in membership warehouses space. Analysts expect a bullish medium term for the stock.

COST – Costco Wholesale Corporation

Fundamentals Previously closed at 150.52
Day’s high 152.95
Day’s low 150.39
P/E ratio 28.61
EPS 5.34


Analysts opinion COST has a Beta of 0.86, P/B ratio of 6.10, P/S ratio of 0.57 and PEG ratio of 3.15.
Sentiments Costco is growing aggressively with 698 warehouses around the world, up from 671 last year. It has invested in upgrading its IT, and the cost of employee healthcare, and inflation are weighing on it. Add to this a slowdown of sales in the U.S., resulted in a lower than expected revenue.
Yesterday, Costco announced its Q4 earnings of $1.24 per share, which is lower than the expected $1.28. The price of the stock is down 2.72% pre-market due to the news. However, analysts believe that it has strong growth prospects and will not be bearish for long.
Revenue Prediction Estimize consensus for Q1 2016 revenues are $1.29 per share
Social Pulse The stock has 3% lower social chatter than usual.

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