Coca-Cola reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts’ expectations on Tuesday.
The company announced second-quarter earnings excluding items of 64 cents per share, up from 63 cents a share in the second quarter of 2013.
Revenue slipped to $12.57 billion from $12.75 billion a year ago.
Analysts had expected Coca-Cola to post earnings of 63 cents per share on $12.83 billion, according to a consensus estimate from Thompson Reuters.[bbcnews]