|Bid||179.18 x 800|
|Ask||179.99 x 900|
|Day's range||179.31 - 180.65|
|52-week range||154.86 - 186.84|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.57|
|PE ratio (TTM)||33.23|
|Earnings date||25 Apr 2023|
|Forward dividend & yield||4.60 (2.68%)|
|Ex-dividend date||02 Mar 2023|
|1y target est||189.43|
Indian industrial giant Reliance is reviving a historic local cola brand with plans to use its vast retail network, slash prices and tap nationalist sentiment to challenge U.S. beverage giants PepsiCo and Coca-Cola in a key market. Controlled by billionaire Mukesh Ambani, Reliance this month launched revamped Campa drinks, sugary sodas popular in India in the 1970s and 1980s before disappearing from shelves as the U.S. giants expanded rapidly in a liberalising economy. At first glance it may seem that Ambani will find it tough to loosen Pepsi's and Coca-Cola's stranglehold of a market Euromonitor estimates is worth $4.6 billion and set to grow 5% a year until 2027.
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Laxman Narasimhan is officially CEO of Starbucks (SBUX). Narasimhan joined Starbucks October 1 as incoming CEO with plans to officially begin his role and join the Starbucks' Board of Directors on April 1, 2023, making his CEO transition two weeks earlier than initially planned. Known as Laks to baristas, the 55-year old business executive was born in Pune, India in 1967, where he earned a degree in engineering. He then earned a master's degree in international studies and business administration at the University of Pennsylvania. Laks began his career at the consulting firm McKinsey, then went on to hold various roles, including Global Chief Commercial Officer, at PepsiCo (PEP). In September of 2019, he became the CEO of Reckitt Benckiser, the parent company of Lysol. There, he was credited with boosting sales during the covid pandemic as well as leading the company through the baby formula crisis in the U.S. Narasimhan is also a Verizon (VZ) board member, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a trustee of the Brookings Institution, and served on the board of Reckitt during his tenure as CEO. Key video moments 00:05 the new Starbucks CEO 00:25 what we know about new Starbucks CEO 01:50 new Starbucks CEO's mission