V2 Capital, LLC, This is a fully registered investment advisory firm based in Glenview, Illinois. The firm was founded in 2004 and has since managing equity and hedging strategies for clients. The firm submitted its third quarter SEC 13F Filings on November 14, 2014, covering the period ended September 30, 2014. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), and McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were the top three holdings of V2 Capital, LLC.
The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) was the biggest investment of V2 Capital, LLC, having a total value of $7 million. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is a multinational company based in Atlanta, Georgia. The company is a producer of non-alcoholic beverages and syrups. It’s most renowned brands are Coca-Cola, Sprite, Fanta, and Minute Maid, among others. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has been facing some challenges and is expected to cut some jobs in order to trim down its expenditure.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) emerged as the second largest investment of the firm, with investment worth $6.93 million. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) is a broadband and telecommunications company that strives to deliver high innovative communications and technology services to help improve the way people live, share information, and carry out tasks through networks. The company offers its solutions to both residential and business premises. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) plans to lay off 1,000 employees by the end of 2014 in a bid to enhance efficiency in its operations.
McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) was the third largest investment of V2 Capital, LLC, with investment totaling $6.92 million in value. McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) is the world’s largest fast-food chain outlet with value priced products. Its franchises serve millions daily across the globe. The company recently saw many of its shares sold on strength, with $122.18 million flowing in. McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has faced a number of challenges, including competition and supply issues, something that has affected its performance. The company was recently downgraded from “neutral” to “underperform” by Zacks.
This article has been written by Victor Ochieng.