Coca Cola (ko) Stock Research
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Company Description: The Coca-Cola Company manufactures and distributes a full compliment of carbonated and noncarbonated, nonalcoholic beverages.worldwide. They offer carbonated beverages to bottling and canning companies for resale. Beverage concentrates and ingredients such as sweeteners are also produced. Syrups are sold to fountain suppliers.and require special equipment to provide the carbonation. Restaurants and other retailers purchase the ingredients (and syrups) and concentrates to meet beverage needs. Coca-cole also markets juices, waters, tea, and coffee via distributors and other resellers. Update
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Industry Sub Sector: Drinks. Coca Cola is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks.
Market Challenges: Opportunities: Solutions:
Coca Cola's business strategy is to keep things simple. Clearly-defined strategies lower business risks by staying within their areas of expertise.
Strategy: Coca Cola has a narrow focus that serves a particular customer niche with either a unique product or with a low cost advantage over competitors. (read more). Competitive Advantages:
Coca Cola has consistent operating results. This lowers the risk that Coca Cola will suddenly have difficulty and it increases investor confidence in the value they place on each share.
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