EPS for Cott Corporation (COT) Expected At $0.11

July 11, 2018 - By Harriett Tippett

Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.25, from 1.07 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 20 investors sold Cott Corporation shares while 47 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 100.32 million shares or 1.45% more from 98.88 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Raymond James Assocs accumulated 18,273 shares or 0% of the stock. Quantbot Techs Limited Partnership invested in 0.04% or 35,491 shares. Swiss Bancshares, a Switzerland-based fund reported 250,300 shares. Prudential Public Limited holds 0.04% or 850,000 shares. Cibc World Mkts Inc reported 673,730 shares stake. Shell Asset Management owns 13,331 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Ltd Company holds 0.82% in Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) or 3.42M shares. Moreover, Intact Inv Management Inc has 0.2% invested in Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT). Pnc Gru owns 0% invested in Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) for 18,590 shares. Shellback Cap Lp reported 0.75% of its portfolio in Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT). Lazard Asset Mngmt Ltd Co reported 14,500 shares. Davis owns 25,000 shares or 0.23% of their US portfolio. Bowen Hanes And Co invested in 1.26M shares or 0.86% of the stock. Natl Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation stated it has 130,956 shares. Three Peaks Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 1.32% stake.

Since March 8, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $1.11 million activity. The insider Wells Jay sold $557,200. On Thursday, March 8 the insider Ausher Jason R sold $78,450.

Analysts expect Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) to report $0.11 EPS on August, 2.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 83.33 % from last quarter’s $0.06 EPS. COT’s profit would be $15.60 million giving it 37.80 P/E if the $0.11 EPS is correct. After having $-0.02 EPS previously, Cott Corporation’s analysts see -650.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 2.12% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $16.63. About 1.26M shares traded or 77.63% up from the average. Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) has risen 17.61% since July 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.04% the S&P500.

Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering Cott Corporation Common Stock (NYSE:COT), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Cott Corporation Common Stock had 5 analyst reports since March 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT) rating on Friday, March 2. BMO Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $19 target. JP Morgan maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $19 target in Friday, June 1 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, March 26 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan to “Buy” on Friday, June 1. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, May 10.

Cott Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners, and distributors worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.36 billion. The firm operates through four divisions: Water & Coffee Solutions, Cott North America, Cott United Kingdom, and All Other. It has a 5.89 P/E ratio. The Company’s product lines include carbonated soft drinks, juice and juice products, energy drinks and shots, sports drinks, new age beverages, ready-to-drink teas, liquid enhancers, freezables, ready-to-drink alcoholic beverages, hot chocolate, malt drinks, creamers/whiteners, cereals, and beverage concentrates, as well as clear, still, and sparkling flavored waters.

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