Is Coca-Cola Overrated?

After going through each stock on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and comparing Wall Street's expectations with our own CAPS community, I believe Coca-Cola is fairly rated at an outperform. While the upside from the current price to the target price is modest compared to other Dow stocks, Coca-Cola has a proven model for long-term wealth building. So while it may not be the most exciting Dow grower over the next 12 months, I believe that given a long horizon, Coca-Cola will continue to shine.

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