Quick Look at PepsiCo (PEP)

Is it worth buying PepsiCo stock at a price of $168.47? If this question is on your mind, make sure to check out the fundamentals of this Beverages large-cap company:

  • PepsiCo has logged a -8.7% 52 week change, compared to 15.0% for the S&P 500

  • PEP has an average analyst rating of buy and is -10.32% away from its mean target price of $187.85 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $6.01, which brings its trailing Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio to 28.0. The Consumer Staples sector's average P/E ratio is 21.21

  • The company's forward earnings per share (EPS) is $8.15 and its forward P/E ratio is 20.7

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 12.32 in contrast to the Consumer Staples sector's average P/B ratio is 4.12

  • PEP has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of 14.9% and gross profit margins of 0.5%

  • The company's free cash flow for the last fiscal year was $6.95 Billion and the average free cash flow growth rate is 1.7%

  • PepsiCo's revenues have an average growth rate of 12.3% with operating expenses growing at 12.1%. The company's current operating margins stand at 16.2%

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