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Cott Corporation (COT) Looks Good: Stock Adds 5.2% in Session - Tale of the Tape

By: Zacks.com
Posted: 8/5/2014 9:04:00 AM
Referenced Stocks: COT;DPS;PEP;CCLAY

Cott Corporation ( COT ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise over 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $6.63 to $7.15 in the past one-month time frame.

Despite witnessing two negative and one positive estimate revision in the past 30 days, the company's Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time frame, suggesting more solid trading ahead for Cott Corporation. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Cott currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is negative.

Other better-ranked beverage/soft drink makers include Coca-Cola Amatil Limited ( CCLAY ), Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. ( DPS ) and Pepsico, Inc. ( PEP ). All these stocks have a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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