Keurig Dr. Pepper Inc. KDP, +8.63% stock jumped 9% in Thursday trading after the beverage company reported third-quarter revenue that beat expectations. Net income totaled $304 million, or 21 cents per share, up from $149 million, or 11 cents per share in 2018. Adjusted EPS of 32 cents was in line with FactSet expectations. Revenue of $2.87 billion was up $2.73 billion and ahead of the $2.85 billion FactSet consensus. Keurig Dr. Pepper reaffirmed its 2019 guidance for adjusted EPS growth in the range of 15% to 17%, or $1.20 to $1.22, and sales growth of about 3%. FactSet is forecasting EPS of $1.22 and revenue of $11.16 billion, implying 1.2% growth. The Keurig Dr. Pepper merger was completed in July. Shares of the company are up 19.5% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index SPX, +0.60% is up 23.3% for the period.