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Why Coca-Cola Is Poised to Outperform

Brian Pacampara, Pacampara
March 12, 2013

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, soft-drink behemoth Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Coca-Cola and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

Coca-Cola facts


Headquarters (founded)

Atlanta, Ga. (1886)

Market Cap

$175.2 billion


Soft drinks

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$48.0 billion


Chairman/CEO Muhtar Kent

CFO Gary Fayard

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)