3. As of noon trading, Coca-Cola ( KO) is up $0.28 (0.7%) to $38.43 on heavy volume. Thus far, 10.5 million shares of Coca-Cola exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $38.05-$38.53 after having opened the day at $38.06 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $38.15. The Coca-Cola Company, a beverage company, engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. The company primarily offers sparkling beverages and still beverages. Coca-Cola has a market cap of $169.0 billion and is part of the food & beverage industry. Shares are up 5.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Coca-Cola a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Coca-Cola as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Coca-Cola Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.