WINTON GROUP Ltd lowered its position in Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. (NYSE:DPS) by 97.9% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 8,326 shares of the company’s stock after selling 390,187 shares during the quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd’s holdings in Dr Pepper Snapple Group were worth $1,016,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Global X Management Co LLC lifted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 29.7% in the second quarter. Global X Management Co LLC now owns 10,783 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,316,000 after purchasing an additional 2,470 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 18.7% in the second quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 529,070 shares of the company’s stock worth $64,547,000 after purchasing an additional 83,220 shares during the last quarter. HRT Financial LLC bought a new stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group in the second quarter worth about $5,498,000. Berkley W R Corp bought a new stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group in the second quarter worth about $2,979,000. Finally, Signaturefd LLC lifted its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group by 35.8% in the second quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 3,499 shares of the company’s stock worth $427,000 after purchasing an additional 922 shares during the last quarter. 92.67% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group stock opened at $123.66 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 0.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.66. Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $83.23 and a fifty-two week high of $126.65. The company has a market cap of $22.29 billion, a PE ratio of 27.24, a P/E/G ratio of 2.29 and a beta of 0.76.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on DPS. Stephens reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group in a research note on Tuesday, July 10th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 26th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus downgraded shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $122.00 price target for the company. in a research note on Monday, June 18th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $120.83.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Company Profile

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc manufactures and distributes non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean, and Canada. The company operates through three segments: Beverage Concentrates, Packaged Beverages, and Latin America Beverages. It offers flavored carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) and non-carbonated beverages (NCBs), including ready-to-drink teas, juices, juice drinks, mineral and coconut water, and mixers, as well as manufactures and sells Mott's apple sauces.

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