Pepsico (NASDAQ:PEP) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group

About 514 shares traded. Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) has risen 13.15% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500.

Beaumont Financial Partners Llc decreased Pepsico Inc (PEP) stake by 3.55% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ftb Advisors Inc bought 30,043 shares as the company's stock rose 5.12% with the market. The institutional investor held 21,000 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.34 million, up from 500 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Pepsico (NASDAQ PEP) traded up $0.50 during trading on Thursday, reaching $117.38. The company had a trading volume of 4,335,547 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,993,283. Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) has risen 133.61% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.50% the S&P500.

Among 20 analysts covering PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Pepsico will report full year earnings of $5.22 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $5.20 to $5.23. Sterne Agee CRT initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 21 report. The stock of Pepsico, Inc. As per Wednesday, September 6, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, March 21, the company rating was initiated by JP Morgan. Deutsche Bank maintained Pepsico, Inc. Stifel Nicolaus restated a "hold" rating and issued a $120.00 target price on shares of Pepsico in a research note on Friday, December 22nd. On Tuesday, August 15 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy".

Jbf Capital Inc, which manages about $747.05 million and $876.40M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) shares with value of $8.59 million were sold by FISCHER DAVID B. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Tuesday, October 10.

Pepsico earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. Its up 0.19, from 0.75 in 2017Q2.

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A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of PEP. As shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of -1.32% from last close price of 116.88 and act as support or resistance of price limit. Whittier Com, California-based fund reported 289,947 shares. North Carolina-based Franklin Street Nc has invested 1.08% in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) for 4,296 shares. Penn Mngmt Inc has invested 0.05% in VeriSign, Inc. Adams Diversified Equity Fund accumulated 230,400 shares or 1.39% of the stock. Sand Hill Global Advsr Lc holds 0.03% or 2,894 shares in its portfolio. Security Tru reported 40,090 shares or 1.47% of all its holdings. Eads And Heald Invest Counsel stated it has 1.31% in Pepsico, Inc. Moreover, Pinnacle Advisory Gru Inc has 0.02% invested in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) or 61,137 shares. State Street reported 0% stake. 147,891 are held by Highbridge Llc. Wg Shaheen & Associates Dba Whitney & Communication invested 0.17% in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Private Wealth Advisors Inc invested in 0.39% or 8,475 shares.

Among 2 analysts covering Altius Minerals (TSE:ALS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 59% are positive. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, July 11 with "Hold". The stock of Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, December 6 by Evercore. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, July 27 report. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Monday, August 7. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, July 17. Barclays Capital maintained Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) to report earnings on February, 13 before the open. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $130 target in Thursday, January 28 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 18 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Avondale given on Wednesday, November 11.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.19, from 0.75 in 2017Q2. 128 funds opened positions while 644 raised stakes. Bp Plc reported 166,000 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Corporation invested in 25,868 shares. Beaumont Financial Partners Llc sold 2,760 shares as Pepsico Inc (PEP)'s stock rose 5.12%. (NASDAQ:NFLX). 2 were reported by Acadian Asset Limited Liability Company. Carnegie Asset Management Ltd Liability Company invested in 0.6% or 46,020 shares. Notis holds 16,081 shares or 1.12% of its portfolio.

Media coverage about Pepsico (NASDAQ:PEP) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on PEP shares. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Fiduciary holds 0.02% or 3,952 shares in its portfolio. Confluence Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Pepsico by 2.0% during the fourth quarter. First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services acquired a new stake in shares of Pepsico in the fourth quarter valued at $201,000. (NASDAQ:FB). Alphaone Svcs reported 3.93% stake. They expect $-0.46 EPS, up 4.17% or $0.02 from last year's $-0.48 per share. PEP's profit will be $1.85 billion for 22.48 P/E if the $1.30 EPS becomes a reality.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 38 insider sales for $950.72 million activity. $12.61 million worth of Netflix, Inc. About 52,239 shares traded. Zuckerberg Mark had sold 246,237 shares worth $42.50M on Wednesday, October 11. Bokf Na reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Premier, Inc.

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