Insider Investment: Franklin Financial Services (FRAF)’s director Stanley Kerlin Obtained 300 shares; Violich Capital Management Decreased Coca (KO) Position By $419,625

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Violich Capital Management Inc decreased Coca (KO) stake by 11.7% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Violich Capital Management Inc sold 9,325 shares as Coca (KO)’s stock declined 5.92%. The Violich Capital Management Inc holds 70,373 shares with $3.23 million value, down from 79,698 last quarter. Coca now has $179.32B valuation. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $42.14. About 6.33 million shares traded. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has risen 1.35% since May 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.20% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 0 in Q4 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It is without change, as 0 investors sold Franklin Financial Services Corporation shares while 0 reduced holdings. only 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 47,461 shares or 0.00% without change from 47,461 shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Logan Capital Management Incorporated holds 0.11% or 43,750 shares. Orrstown Fincl Serv accumulated 0.16% or 3,711 shares.

The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $35.9. About shares traded. Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) has 0.00% since May 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

A well-grounded and judicious transaction was made by the director of Franklin Financial Services Corp, Mr. Stanley Kerlin, on May 11, 2018, when he acquired 300 shares, totalling $10,794 USD, which is based on a market stock price of $36.0 for a share. At present, Stanley Kerlin has ownership of 30,833 shares or 0.71% of the company’s market capitalization.

Since December 20, 2017, it had 33 insider buys, and 0 sales for $54,023 activity. On Wednesday, January 3 Cekovich Ronald L bought $113 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) or 3 shares. Hanks Patricia A had bought 3 shares worth $103 on Wednesday, February 28. $1,003 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) was bought by Duffey Gregory A. The insider Fisher Daniel J bought 1,000 shares worth $35,830. $34 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) was bought by Carmack Karen K on Wednesday, March 14. 300 Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) shares with value of $10,794 were bought by Kerlin Stanley J. Shares for $377 were bought by Jordan Richard E III.

Franklin Financial Services Corporation operates as the bank holding firm for Farmers and Merchants Trust Company of Chambersburg that provides commercial and retail banking, and trust services to small and medium-sized businesses, individuals, governmental entities, and non-profit organizations in Pennsylvania. The company has market cap of $156.94 million. It offers various deposit products, including checking, savings, and time deposit accounts. It has a 71.8 P/E ratio. The firm also provides commercial real estate loans, construction and land development loans, agricultural loans, installment and revolving loans to consumers, and residential mortgage loans, as well as secured and unsecured commercial and industrial loans, including accounts receivable and inventory financing, and commercial equipment financing.

Among 22 analysts covering Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Coca-Cola has $102 highest and $37 lowest target. $47.80’s average target is 13.43% above currents $42.14 stock price. Coca-Cola had 76 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, November 10 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Morgan Stanley. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, March 12 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Monday, October 9. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Hold” on Thursday, September 29. The stock of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, October 23. The rating was reinitiated by Barclays Capital with “Equal Weight” on Friday, August 7. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Friday, October 27. Susquehanna maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Tuesday, March 15. Susquehanna has “Neutral” rating and $39 target. Cowen & Co maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Tuesday, August 22. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $42.0 target.

Violich Capital Management Inc increased Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB) stake by 6,640 shares to 62,677 valued at $4.22M in 2017Q4. It also upped Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) stake by 11,859 shares and now owns 277,496 shares. Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.11, from 0.8 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 51 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. 124 funds opened positions while 492 raised stakes. 2.73 billion shares or 0.05% less from 2.73 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Old National National Bank In invested in 0.28% or 116,354 shares. Essex Finance Service holds 49,303 shares. Cubic Asset Limited Liability reported 0.15% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Frontier Investment Mngmt has invested 0.11% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Bradley Foster And Sargent Ct accumulated 387,594 shares. Vestor Cap Llc invested in 1.04% or 105,480 shares. Cap Sarl has invested 1.18% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Goldman Sachs Gru invested in 20.20 million shares. Cap City Tru Fl holds 881,642 shares or 16.8% of its portfolio. Roberts Glore And Il reported 0.8% stake. Riverpoint Cap Management Limited reported 23,168 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Ahl Llp stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Michigan-based Usa Portformulas Corp has invested 0.58% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Counselors has invested 0.54% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Dorsey & Whitney Trust Ltd reported 0.1% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO).

Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $6.52 million activity. LONG ROBERT EDWARD sold $719,250 worth of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) on Wednesday, January 24. Waller Kathy N sold 23,240 shares worth $1.07M. MURPHY JOHN sold 14,129 shares worth $631,572. Another trade for 1,883 shares valued at $84,735 was sold by MANN JENNIFER K. On Tuesday, January 23 HAYS ED sold $4.01 million worth of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) or 84,400 shares.

More notable recent The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Shareholder Yield: Coke Vs. Pepsi” on May 10, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “The 1% Dividend Growth Portfolio Q1 Update – Let It Rain Dividends” published on May 14, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Stocks To Watch: A Fed Head Talks Crypto” on May 13, 2018. More interesting news about The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) were released by: Livetradingnews.com and their article: “The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Bullish Divergence” published on May 03, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Former Coca-Cola, ESPN marketing executive on making the shift to health care with Cambia” with publication date: May 02, 2018.

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