Soft drink makers slide on cautious outlook

|By:, SA News Editor

Coca-Cola (KO -1.7%) is about the worst performer in the Dow today following JPMorgan's cautious outlook. More detail:

Analyst John Faucher calls declining volume in the North American carbonated soft drink category "the worst performance we have ever seen, with volumes continuing to decline despite a falloff in pricing growth."

Also seeing estimate cuts is Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS -1.6%).