Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Coca-Cola vs. PepsiCo: Coke’s Got More Fizz

When considering dividend stocks, investors seek fundamentally strong companies that pay out stable and incremental dividends without cutting corners in times of crisis. The sustainability of dividend payments is measured usually by comparing a few important metrics between different companies.

Coca-Cola (KO) and PepsiCo (PEP), the two largest global beverage companies, have traditionally been considered strong dividend stocks. Both companies are included in the S&P Dividend Aristocrats List, and their stock prices are resilient enough to hold up during a financial downturn.

Even though the two are quite closely matched in terms of dividend yields, debt ratios, and revenue growth, we will be digging deeper to find out which of the two companies is in a better position to pay dividends on a sustained basis. Read More: KO, PEP

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