There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. After-hours trades for Keurig Dr Pepper Inc (KDP) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.12, or 0.38%, to $31.40. The Keurig Dr Pepper Inc has recorded 237,234 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Keurig Dr Pepper to Participate in Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference.
As a NASDAQ listed company, KDP falls under the Consumer Defensive sector while operating within the Beverages – Non-Alcoholic industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $31.28 and fluctuated between $31.37 as its day high and $30.86 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Keurig Dr Pepper Inc is $43.74B. A total of 6.53 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 8.54M shares.
Aside from predicting where a stock will go, investors also consider insider trades as an indicator of the stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, KDP has seen 11 BUY and 7 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 143,424 and the disposition of 86,114 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 55 BUYs and 33 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 2,347,627 shares during that period but sold 88,592,365.
In the most recent transaction, Cofer Timothy P. bought 15,000 shares of KDP for 31.06 per share on Nov 08. After the transaction, the Chief Operating Officer now owns 400,393 company shares. In a previous transaction on Nov 08, Archambault Matthew Andrew sold 16,000 shares at 31.07 per share. KDP shares that President, US Refreshment Bev. owns now total 800.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Cofer Timothy P. acquired of 35,000 shares on Nov 07 at a per-share price of $31.10. This resulted in the Chief Operating Officer holding 385,393 shares of KDP after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Cofer Timothy P. bought 50,000 shares at $31.26 per share on Nov 06. Company shares held by the Chief Operating Officer now total 350,393.
Investors prefer companies that pay dividends because dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate a positive outlook. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc pays an annual dividend of $0.82, resulting in a dividend yield of 2.63%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 22.80. KDP’s most recent ex-dividend date was 9/28/2023 when it declared a $0.2150 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 10/13/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 7/14/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 6/29/2023. The KDP stock dividend was $0.20 per share in cash.
In spite of price targets being rarely accurate, it tends to exert some kind influence from time to time, and was often accepted by the market as having some value. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for KDP in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $35.87 with high estimates of $42.00 and low estimates of $27.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, KDP has a high of $38.94 and a low of $27.66.
As of this writing, KDP has an earnings estimate of $Automatic Data Processing, Inc. per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of Kyndryl Holdings, Inc. estimates, with a high estimate of $Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. per share and a lower estimate of $Kimbell Royalty Partners.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
The balance sheet of a company shows what assets and liabilities a company has, as well as the amount, equity investors have invested. With the help of this information, a company’s financial ratios can be calculated to give investors an overview of the company’s prospects. KDP’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $567.00M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $11.88B in debt and $6.49B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $18.14, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $24.97B.
The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for KDP is Buy with a score of 4.07.