The Coca-Cola (KO -0.5%) vs. PepsiCo (PEP -0.4%) debate has a clear winner, according to SA...

|About: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)|By:, SA News Editor

The Coca-Cola (KO -0.5%) vs. PepsiCo (PEP -0.4%) debate has a clear winner, according to SA author Albert Alfonso. The lower P/E ratio and higher dividend yield may entice some investors toward PepsiCo, but the company's slower rate of growth and bogged-down balance sheet don't compare particularly well to Coca-Cola. A chart speaks a thousand words. (Net income TTM 2008-2012)