Everyone likes the story of the underdog . This is the person who has everything going against them in life, yet they still prevailed. Every person can identify themselves as the underdog, because most everyone has been an underdog at some stage of his or her life.
The following three companies have managed to defy skeptics expectations, and prove them wrong, time and again. The companies are Digital Realty Trust (DLR), Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS) and PepsiCo (PEP).