Pepsico (PEP) just purchased Sodastream (SODA), and this acquisition gives PEP stock a fresh jolt of growth opportunity.
Pepsico (PEP) has been in a downtrend all year, and this recet fall has made the stock a value. But it may not be the deal it seems to be.
Pepsico (PEP) is promoting some new brands such as Mountain Dew Ice and Doritos Blaze in 2018. These plus a lower tax rate could push profits up a solid 9% on the year.
Pepsico (PEP) is down a bit due to the consumers’ shift away from carbonated beverages. But snack sales are strong, and Pepsico has more non-carb beverages to offer.
The Growth vs. Value debate was raging last weekend, with many pundits thinking value stocks are due to rise. Pepsico (PEP) is a great example of why that thesis is flawed.