News headlines about Coca-Cola European Partners (NYSE:CCE) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Coca-Cola European Partners earned a news sentiment score of 0.30 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.0269794201429 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on CCE. Zacks Investment Research raised Coca-Cola European Partners from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 price target on the stock in a report on Tuesday. Susquehanna Bancshares set a $33.00 price target on Coca-Cola European Partners and gave the company a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. UBS Group downgraded Coca-Cola European Partners to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. Macquarie cut Coca-Cola European Partners from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $40.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Friday, January 5th. Finally, Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on Coca-Cola European Partners in a research report on Wednesday, December 13th. They set a “buy” rating and a $43.00 price objective for the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Coca-Cola European Partners has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $43.50.
Coca-Cola European Partners (CCE) traded up $0.16 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $38.79. The company had a trading volume of 1,016,933 shares, compared to its average volume of 937,912. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76, a current ratio of 0.95 and a quick ratio of 0.76. Coca-Cola European Partners has a 12-month low of $31.95 and a 12-month high of $44.75. The stock has a market capitalization of $18,711.66, a PE ratio of 22.17, a P/E/G ratio of 1.85 and a beta of 0.91.
Coca-Cola European Partners (NYSE:CCE) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.80 by ($0.12). Coca-Cola European Partners had a return on equity of 15.60% and a net margin of 6.78%. The business had revenue of $2.96 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.99 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.67 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down .7% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that Coca-Cola European Partners will post 2.49 EPS for the current year.
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Coca-Cola European Partners Company Profile
Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc (CCE) markets, produces and distributes nonalcoholic beverages. The Company serves customers across Belgium, continental France, Great Britain, Luxembourg, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden. The Company’s segments include Europe and Corporate. CCE is The Coca-Cola Company’s strategic bottling partner in Western Europe.
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