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The biggest institutional shareholders in SodaStream International Ltd. include Nantahala Capital Management, LLC which owns 1 million shares in the company valued at $35.04 million. Stock to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 27-Jan-16 where Robert W. Baird Downgrade the stock to Neutral.

SodaStream International Ltd. (SODA), the world's leading manufacturer of home beverage carbonation systems, declared its results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2016. SODA is up more than 270% year-over-year, and has been on a steady trek higher since its last earnings report in November.

During the fourth quarter of 2016, Sodastream International Ltd reported earnings per share of 71 cents. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $0.24 EPS. The Company develops, manufactures and sells soda makers and exchangeable carbon-dioxide (CO 2) cylinders, as well as consumables, consisting of CO 2 refills, reusable carbonation bottles and flavors to add to the carbonated water.

Revenues rose 16.7% from previous year to $131.8 million, also topping analysts' estimate of $124.75 million. Its products are sold under the SodaStream brand name in most countries and under the Soda-Club brand name or select other brand names in certain other countries.

The 4 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Sodastream International Ltd have a median target of 38.00, with a high estimate of 44.00 and a low estimate of 32.00. Sodastream International Ltd (NASDAQ:SODA) has a market capitalization of $1.05B and most recently 21.09M outstanding shares have been calculated.

Other operating costs drifted lower, helping operating income rise to 14% of revenue from 5% past year. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 3 analysts' forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.31. Sodastream International Ltd (NASDAQ:SODA) hit its 52-week high price on 02/15/17, and 52-week low price on 03/28/16. The last trading session volume compares with the 297.83K average and market worth floats around 965.94M. $50 is nearly always a big level no matter what chart you are looking at and it is no different with this one so keep an eye on the key level along with $55 while support should come in at $48 and Tuesday's high at $47.50.

Sodastream International Ltd (NASDAQ:SODA) stock was surging on Wednesday following the release of its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2016. Originally anticipated for mid-April of 2017, the date has shifted due to a backlog in SpaceX's launch manifest as a result of last year's September 1 [st] anomaly. Scotia Capital Inc. increased its position in SodaStream International by 6.3% in the fourth quarter. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.22.

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