Coca-Cola’s Weaker Quarter, GE Announces New CE Marking, and 3 More Hot Stocks

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO): Second quarter earnings per share of 63 cents fell in line with expectations, while revenue of $12.75 billion came in $0.22 billion shy of expectations. Europe unit case volume slid 4 percent while the figure for North America is down 1 percent. Overall, volume grew 1 percent as revenue and operating income came down by 3 percent and 2 percent, respectively, affected by currency fluctuations.