The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) approved the Company’s 54th consecutive annual dividend increase, raising the quarterly dividend 6 percent from 33 cents to 35 cents per common share. This is equivalent to an annual dividend of $1.40 per share, up from $1.32 per share in 2015. The first quarterly dividend is payable April 1, 2016, to shareowners of record as of March 15, 2016.
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) belongs to Consumer Goods sector. Its net profit margin is 16.60% and weekly performance is 1.26%. On last trading day company shares ended up at $44.16.
American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) – parent company of online learning provider American Public University System (APUS) and campus-based Hondros College of Nursing – plans to release fourth quarter and full year 2015 results after the close of U.S. financial markets on February 29, 2016.
American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) shares moved down -2.18% in last trading session and ended the day at $15.27. APEI Gross Margin is 63.80% and its return on assets is 11.50%. American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) quarterly performance is -32.79%.
PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) announced the appointment of Phil Fernandez to its Board of Directors effective March 2, 2016. The addition of Fernandez as an independent director will expand PTC’s Board to eight members.
On 25 February, PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) shares increased 1.18% and was closed at $30.80. PTC EPS growth in last 5 year was 15.40%. PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) year to date (YTD) performance is -11.06%.
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HMTV) (“Hemisphere” or the “Company”), the only publicly traded pure-play U.S. media company targeting the high growth Spanish-language television and cable networks business in the U.S. and Latin America, plans to announce its fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results on Friday, March 4, 2016.
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HMTV) ended the last trading day at $13.84. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 3.25% and price to cash ratio as 3.71. Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HMTV) showed a weekly performance of 1.76%.
Monster Beverage (NASDAQ: MNST) reported Q4 EPS of $0.68, $0.14 worse than the analyst estimate of $0.82. Revenue for the quarter came in at $645.4 million versus the consensus estimate of $698.4 million. The Companys Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program of up to $1.75 billion of the Companys outstanding common stock.
Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) shares increased 0.54% in last trading session and ended the day at $133.11. MNST Gross Margin is 58.20% and its return on assets is 13.80%. Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) quarterly performance is -11.50%.