Jones Soda Goes Big Time with These Distribution Deals

Jones Soda Co. (NASDAQ:JSDA): A multitude of U.S retailers including Safeway (NYSE:SWY), Kroger (NYSE:KR) and Publix, have agreen to market Jones Soda products, boosting the company’s already healthy distribution growth and making its products more available to consumers, according to CEO William Messner.

Here’s how soda companies are trading on the news:

Jones Soda Co. (NASDAQ:JSDA): JSDA shares recently traded at $0.57, up $0.13, or 29.55%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $0.42 to $1.79. Volume today was 464,666 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 75,356 shares. The company’s trailing earnings are $-0.23 per share.

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO): KO shares recently traded at $66.19, down $0.19, or 0.29%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $61.29 to $71.77. Volume today was 2,517,375 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 9,982,760 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 12.17, while trailing earnings are $5.44 per share.

Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP): PEP shares recently traded at $64.51, up $0.23, or 0.36%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $58.50 to $71.89. Volume today was 1,413,342 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 9,240,020 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 16.17, while trailing earnings are $3.99 per share.

Hansen Natural Corporation (NASDAQ:HANS): HANS shares recently traded at $93.65, down $0.18, or 0.19%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $48.28 to $97.31. Volume today was 186,098 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 1,126,510 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 32.28, while trailing earnings are $2.90 per share.