FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * SCHLOSBERG HILTON H 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol Monster Beverage Corp [ MNST ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)__X__ Director                    _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
Vice Chairman and President
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
1 MONSTER WAY
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
4/6/2020
(Street)
CORONA, CA 92879
(City)       (State)       (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)
 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock  4/9/2020    G(1)   V 1000000  D $0  238118  D   
Common Stock                 5645568  I  By Brandon Limited Partnership No. 1 (2)
Common Stock                 29386944  I  By Brandon Limited Partnership No. 2 (2)
Common Stock                 104772  I  By Hilrod Holdings IV, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 214284  I  By Hilrod Holdings V, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 323700  I  By Hilrod Holdings VI, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 120216  I  By Hilrod Holdings VII, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 568584  I  By Hilrod Holdings VIII, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 453444  I  By Hilrod Holdings IX, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 249918  I  By Hilrod Holdings X, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 505242  I  By Hilrod Holdings XI, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 327186  I  By Hilrod Holdings XII, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 1440954  I  By Hilrod Holdings XIII, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 186790  I  By Hilrod Holdings XIV, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 4176  I  By Hilrod Holdings XV, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 462826  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVI, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 1678336  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVII, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 506566  I  By Hilrod Holdings XIX, L.P. (2)
Common Stock  4/9/2020    G(3)   V 2000000  A $0  2000000  I  By Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P. (2)
Common Stock                 90204  I  By RCS 2008 GRAT #2 (2)
Common Stock                 231363  I  By RCS 2009 GRAT #2 (2)
Common Stock                 105486  I  By RCS Direct 2010 GRAT (2)
Common Stock                 4836  I  By RCS Direct 2010 GRAT #2 (2)
Common Stock                 1639842  I  By RCS 2010 GRAT #3 (2)
Common Stock                 80598  I  By RCS Direct 2011 GRAT (2)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $17.99                   (4) 6/3/2023  Common Stock   (5)   11118  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $17.99                   (4) 6/3/2023  Common Stock   (5)   408882  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $17.99                   (4) 6/3/2023  Common Stock   (5)   210000  I  By Hilrod Holdings XV, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $23.35                   (4) 3/14/2024  Common Stock   (5)   4281  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $23.35                   (4) 3/14/2024  Common Stock   (5)   420000  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $23.35                   (4) 3/14/2024  Common Stock   (5)   205719  I  By Hildrod Holdings XVIII, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $45.16                   (4) 3/13/2025  Common Stock   (5)   2214  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $45.16                   (4) 3/13/2025  Common Stock   (5)   79200  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $45.16                   (4) 3/13/2025  Common Stock   (5)   156186  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVIII, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $43.99  4/6/2020    G (6)   V    215472    (4) 3/14/2026  Common Stock  215472  $0  2271  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $43.99                   (4) 3/14/2026  Common Stock   (5)   97257  I  By Hilrod Holdings XVIII, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $43.99                   (4) 3/14/2026  Common Stock  215472    215472  I  By Hilrod Holdings XXI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $46.27  4/6/2020    G (6)   V    201503    (4) 3/14/2027  Common Stock  201503  $0  2163  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $46.27                   (4) 3/14/2027  Common Stock   (5)   101834  I  By Hildrod Holdings XVIII, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $46.27                   (4) 3/14/2027  Common Stock  201503    201503  I  By Hildrod Holdings XXI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $58.73  4/6/2020    G (6)   V    176000    (7) 3/14/2028  Common Stock  176000  $0  88000  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $58.73                   (4) 3/14/2028  Common Stock  176000    176000  I  By Hildrod Holdings XXI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $59.67  4/6/2020    G (6)   V    97200    (8) 3/14/2029  Common Stock  97200  $0  194400  D   
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $59.67                   (4) 3/14/2029  Common Stock  97200    97200  I  By Hildrod Holdings XXI, L.P. (2)
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)  $62.39                   (9) 3/13/2030  Common Stock   (5)   191400  D   
Restricted Stock Units   (10)                  (11)  (12) Common Stock   (5)   34067  D   
Restricted Stock Units   (10)                  (13)  (12) Common Stock   (5)   67067  D   
Restricted Stock Units   (10)                  (14)  (12) Common Stock   (5)   57700  D   

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Reflects the transfer of shares from the reporting person to Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P., of which the reporting person is one of the general partners and limited partners. The shares transferred to Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P. are indirectly beneficially owned by the reporting person.
(2)  The reporting person is one of the general partners of each of Brandon Limited Partnership No. 1, Brandon Limited Partnership No. 2, Hilrod Holdings IV, L.P., Hilrod Holdings V, L.P., Hilrod Holdings VI, L.P., Hilrod Holdings VII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings VIII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings IX, L.P., Hilrod Holdings X, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XI, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XIII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XIV, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XV, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XVI, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XVII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XVIII, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XIX, L.P., Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P. and Hilrod Holdings XXI, L.P. The reporting person is the trustee of RCS 2008 GRAT #2, RCS 2009 GRAT #2, RCS Direct 2010 GRAT, RCS Direct 2010 GRAT #2, RCS 2010 GRAT #3 and RCS Direct 2011 GRAT. The reporting person disclaims beneficial ownership of these securities except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
(3)  Reflects the transfer of shares from the reporting person and Rodney Sacks to Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P., of which the reporting person is one of the general partners and limited partners. The shares transferred to Hilrod Holdings XX, L.P. are indirectly beneficially owned by the reporting person.
(4)  The options are currently vested.
(5)  No transaction is being reported at this time. This line is only reporting holdings as of the date hereof.
(6)  Reflects the assignment of options from the reporting person to Hilrod Holdings XXI, L.P., of which the reporting person is one of the general partners and limited partners. The options assigned to Hilrod Holdings XXI, L.P. are indirectly beneficially owned by the reporting person.
(7)  The remaining options vest on March 14, 2021.
(8)  The remaining options vest in two equal installments on March 14, 2021 and 2022.
(9)  The options vest in three installments as follows: 85,066 shares on March 13, 2021, 53,167 shares on March 13, 2022 and 53,167 shares on March 13, 2023.
(10)  The restricted stock units were granted under the Monster Beverage Corporation 2011 Omnibus Incentive Plan. Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of the Company's common stock as of the vesting date.
(11)  The remaining restricted stock units vest on March 14, 2021.
(12)  Not applicable.
(13)  The restricted stock units vest in two installments as follows: 33,533 units on March 14, 2021 and 33,534 units on March 14, 2022.
(14)  The restricted stock units vest in three installments as follows: 25,644 units on March 13, 2021, 16,028 units on March 13, 2022 and 16,028 units on March 13, 2023.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
SCHLOSBERG HILTON H
1 MONSTER WAY
CORONA, CA 92879
X
Vice Chairman and President

Signatures
Paul J. Dechary, attorney-in-fact 4/23/2020
**Signature of Reporting Person Date
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