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Also traded in: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Peru, Romania, Switzerland, UK

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.45
KO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. KO: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
KO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.52 Max: 1.21
Current: 0.45
0.26
1.21
Equity to Asset 0.28
KO's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. KO: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
KO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.44 Max: 0.58
Current: 0.28
0.28
0.58
Interest Coverage 10.17
KO's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 21.43 vs. KO: 10.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.48  Med: 22.64 Max: 28.67
Current: 10.17
11.48
28.67
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.54
M-Score: -2.97
WACC vs ROIC
6.36%
13.19%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 19.18
KO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 7.17 vs. KO: 19.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
KO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.11  Med: 24.55 Max: 26.56
Current: 19.18
21.11
26.56
Net-margin (%) 15.24
KO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. KO: 15.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
KO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.43  Med: 19.76 Max: 33.56
Current: 15.24
15.43
33.56
ROE (%) 24.73
KO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. KO: 24.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
KO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.36  Med: 29.08 Max: 42.25
Current: 24.73
22.36
42.25
ROA (%) 7.49
KO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. KO: 7.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
KO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.8  Med: 14.58 Max: 19.39
Current: 7.49
7.8
19.39
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 63.47
KO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. KO: 63.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
KO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.6  Med: 90.10 Max: 111.43
Current: 63.47
60.6
111.43
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.10
KO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. KO: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.2  Med: 6.85 Max: 16.3
Current: 1.1
-2.2
16.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -3.80
KO's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. KO: -3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KO' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.3  Med: 7.75 Max: 19.8
Current: -3.8
-12.3
19.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -4.80
KO's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. KO: -4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KO' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.7  Med: 8.00 Max: 26.2
Current: -4.8
-18.7
26.2
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

KO Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Steven Cohen 1,134,900 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 577,774 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,632 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,136,418 sh (+3693.62%)
Jim Simons 5,035,500 sh (+158.46%)
Pioneer Investments 2,208,675 sh (+7.48%)
Jeremy Grantham 30,051,400 sh (+4.71%)
Jeff Auxier 145,924 sh (+4.06%)
Warren Buffett 400,000,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Chris Davis Sold Out
Ken Fisher 10,138,290 sh (-0.21%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 3,622,230 sh (-1.67%)
Tom Russo 199,492 sh (-2.19%)
Mairs and Power 24,074 sh (-2.27%)
Yacktman Fund 15,800,000 sh (-3.07%)
Dodge & Cox 34,242 sh (-4.39%)
Donald Yacktman 38,926,130 sh (-5.70%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 16,800,000 sh (-7.01%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 225,914 sh (-10.42%)
Ruane Cunniff 875,640 sh (-11.45%)
Mario Gabelli 1,808,632 sh (-16.82%)
John Hussman 203,800 sh (-32.92%)
Wintergreen Fund 598,961 sh (-68.35%)
David Winters 788,223 sh (-68.58%)
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Q2 2015

KO Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,193 sh (+41.97%)
Ray Dalio 732,874 sh (+26.84%)
Tom Russo 227,487 sh (+14.03%)
Pioneer Investments 2,266,395 sh (+2.61%)
Ken Fisher 10,205,546 sh (+0.66%)
Dodge & Cox 34,242 sh (unchged)
Warren Buffett 400,000,000 sh (unchged)
David Winters 788,223 sh (unchged)
Wintergreen Fund 598,961 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 250,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 857,046 sh (-2.12%)
Jeff Auxier 136,874 sh (-6.20%)
Yacktman Fund 14,500,000 sh (-8.23%)
Mario Gabelli 1,657,416 sh (-8.36%)
Mairs and Power 21,959 sh (-8.79%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,872,329 sh (-20.70%)
Donald Yacktman 30,495,596 sh (-21.66%)
Jeremy Grantham 20,023,300 sh (-33.37%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 10,200,000 sh (-39.29%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 95,535 sh (-57.71%)
John Hussman 78,800 sh (-61.33%)
Joel Greenblatt 151,152 sh (-86.70%)
Steven Cohen 131,300 sh (-88.43%)
Jim Simons 165,500 sh (-96.71%)
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Q3 2015

KO Guru Trades in Q3 2015

John Burbank 79,984 sh (New)
Jim Simons 3,296,099 sh (+1891.60%)
Ray Dalio 830,374 sh (+13.30%)
Mairs and Power 22,509 sh (+2.50%)
Pioneer Investments 2,304,095 sh (+1.66%)
Ken Fisher 10,293,030 sh (+0.86%)
Jeff Auxier 136,974 sh (+0.07%)
Dodge & Cox 34,242 sh (unchged)
Warren Buffett 400,000,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Tom Russo 220,237 sh (-3.19%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 88,980 sh (-6.86%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,632,380 sh (-8.35%)
Wintergreen Fund 539,292 sh (-9.96%)
David Winters 706,068 sh (-10.42%)
Yacktman Fund 12,100,000 sh (-16.55%)
Joel Greenblatt 124,532 sh (-17.61%)
Donald Yacktman 24,890,739 sh (-18.38%)
Mario Gabelli 1,333,589 sh (-19.54%)
Ruane Cunniff 679,583 sh (-20.71%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 7,800,000 sh (-23.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 14,150,034 sh (-29.33%)
John Hussman 3,800 sh (-95.18%)
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Q4 2015

KO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 5,049,399 sh (+53.19%)
Pioneer Investments 3,332,381 sh (+44.63%)
Ken Fisher 10,383,764 sh (+0.88%)
John Hussman 3,800 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 134,924 sh (-1.50%)
Tom Russo 206,327 sh (-6.32%)
Mario Gabelli 1,245,844 sh (-6.58%)
Yacktman Fund 10,200,000 sh (-15.70%)
Donald Yacktman 19,918,068 sh (-19.98%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 6,100,000 sh (-21.79%)
Jeremy Grantham 11,046,335 sh (-21.93%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 44,950 sh (-49.48%)
Ray Dalio 297,574 sh (-64.16%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 27.44
KO's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
54% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 22.46 vs. KO: 27.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
KO' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.88  Med: 20.38 Max: 27.73
Current: 27.44
11.88
27.73
Forward P/E 19.80
KO's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 17.70 vs. KO: 19.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.64
KO's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
57% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 23.80 vs. KO: 27.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
KO' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 20.47 Max: 27.91
Current: 27.64
11.9
27.91
P/B 7.34
KO's P/B is ranked lower than
89% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. KO: 7.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
KO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.04  Med: 5.48 Max: 7.35
Current: 7.34
4.04
7.35
P/S 4.21
KO's P/S is ranked higher than
98% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. KO: 4.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
KO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.87  Med: 4.05 Max: 5.32
Current: 4.21
2.87
5.32
PFCF 22.10
KO's PFCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. KO: 22.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
KO' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.91  Med: 22.13 Max: 27.96
Current: 22.1
16.91
27.96
POCF 17.32
KO's POCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 12.48 vs. KO: 17.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
KO' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.37  Med: 16.86 Max: 21.74
Current: 17.32
12.37
21.74
EV-to-EBIT 21.13
KO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
58% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 17.15 vs. KO: 21.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.1  Med: 15.70 Max: 21.8
Current: 21.13
10.1
21.8
EV-to-EBITDA 17.69
KO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
71% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 11.97 vs. KO: 17.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9  Med: 13.50 Max: 18.2
Current: 17.69
9
18.2
PEG 20.92
KO's PEG is ranked lower than
90% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. KO: 20.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
KO' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 2.21 Max: 14.19
Current: 20.92
0.71
14.19
Shiller P/E 24.40
KO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 33.36 vs. KO: 24.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
KO' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.75  Med: 24.59 Max: 33.95
Current: 24.4
19.75
33.95
Current Ratio 1.16
KO's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. KO: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.34
Current: 1.16
0.63
1.34
Quick Ratio 1.07
KO's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. KO: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.86 Max: 1.21
Current: 1.07
0.54
1.21
Days Inventory 63.03
KO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 55.53 vs. KO: 63.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.53  Med: 66.29 Max: 74.74
Current: 63.03
57.53
74.74
Days Sales Outstanding 31.85
KO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 45.39 vs. KO: 31.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.31  Med: 38.27 Max: 46.04
Current: 31.85
35.31
46.04

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.07
KO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
75% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. KO: 3.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
KO' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.12  Med: 2.74 Max: 3.96
Current: 3.07
2.12
3.96
Dividend Payout 0.83
KO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
99% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. KO: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
KO' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.50 Max: 1.7
Current: 0.83
0.18
1.7
Dividend Growth (3y) 9.10
KO's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
64% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. KO: 9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
KO' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3  Med: 9.00 Max: 12.1
Current: 9.1
6.3
12.1
Forward Dividend Yield 3.11
KO's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
75% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. KO: 3.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.57
KO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
80% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. KO: 4.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
KO' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.16  Med: 4.08 Max: 5.9
Current: 4.57
3.16
5.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.40
KO's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. KO: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KO' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.50 Max: 1.5
Current: 1.4
0
1.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 130.64
KO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
98% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. KO: 130.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
KO' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.61  Med: 17.33 Max: 105.58
Current: 130.64
7.61
105.58
Price/Projected FCF 1.97
KO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. KO: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
KO' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.25  Med: 1.75 Max: 4.62
Current: 1.97
1.25
4.62
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.19
KO's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
76% of the 25 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. KO: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.04
KO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. KO: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
KO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.76
Current: 1.04
0.8
2.76
Price/Graham Number 13.43
KO's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
94% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. KO: 13.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
KO' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.45  Med: 4.46 Max: 10.99
Current: 13.43
2.45
10.99
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.74
KO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. KO: 4.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
KO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 6.40 Max: 9.9
Current: 4.74
4.6
9.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 0.45
KO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 48 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Soft Drinks industry.

( Industry Median: 7.79 vs. KO: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
KO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 12.70 Max: 20.8
Current: 0.45
0.3
20.8

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $46270
EPS $ 1.56
Beta0.77
Short Percentage of Float0.86%
52-Week Range $36.56 - 43.91
Shares Outstanding(Mil)4348.99

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 44,099 42,652 38,102
EPS($) 2.04 2.14 2.27
EPS without NRI($) 2.04 2.14 2.27

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Business Description

Industry: Beverages - Non-Alcoholic » Beverages - Soft Drinks
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Traded in other countries:KO.Argentina, COCA34.Brazil, KO.Chile, CCC3.Germany, KO.Mexico, KO.Peru, KO.Romania, KO.Switzerland, 0QZK.UK,
Coca-Cola Co was incorporated in September 1919 under the laws of the State of Delaware. The Company is a beverage company. It owns or licences and market more than 500 non alcoholic beverage brands, mainly sparkling beverages, but also a variety of still beverages such as waters, enhanced waters, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, and energy and sports drinks. It owns and markets four of the world's top five nonalcoholic sparkling beverage brands: Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Fanta and Sprite. Finished beverage products bearing its trademarks, sold in the United States since 1886, are now sold in more than 200 countries. It makes its branded beverage products available to consumers throughout the world through its network of Company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operations as well as independently owned bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers and retailers. The Company's main competitors include, Nestlé, DPSG, Groupe Danone, Mondelēz International, Inc., Kraft Foods Group, Inc., and the Unilever Group. In certain markets, its competition includes beer companies. It also competes against numerous regional and local companies and, in some markets, against retailers that have developed their own store or private label beverage brands. The Company's operating groups are Eurasia and Africa, Europe, Latin America, North America, Pacific, Bottling Investments, and Corporate. The Company is required to comply, and it is its policy to comply, with applicable laws in the numerous countries throughout the world in which it does business. The safety, production, transportation, distribution, advertising, labeling and sale of many of Company's products and their ingredients are subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act; the Federal Trade Commission Act; the Lanham Act; state consumer protection laws; competition laws; federal, state and local workplace health and safety laws; various federal, state and local environmental protection laws; and various other federal, state and local statutes and regulations.
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