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Bottom 5 Companies in the Soft Drinks Industry with the Lowest Relative Performance (COT, DPS, FMX, CCE, KO)

Published on Tue, 03/05/2013 - 08:29
By Peter Chu

Analysis was conducted on the Soft Drinks industry to measure relative performance to find stocks that have underperformed. Relative underperformance is a possible bearish sign of underlying fundamental and technical weakness should it continue for an extended period of time. We looked at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group and measured their performance against one another.

Cott (NYSE:COT) ranks first with a loss of 0.32%; Dr Pepper Snapple (NYSE:DPS) ranks second with a gain of 0.11%; and Fomento Economico Mexicano (NYSE:FMX) ranks third with a gain of 0.15%.

Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE:CCE) follows with a gain of 0.31% and Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) rounds out the bottom five with a gain of 0.31%.

Cott Corporation produces and distributes a variety of premium beverages. The Company's beverages include soft drinks, new age beverages, iced teas, juice drinks, sports drinks, and bottled water. Cott operates manufacturing facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom. The Company markets its beverages to retailers worldwide.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com