Starbucks Stock

This Could Send SBUX Stock Soaring Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) could be heading for new heights. The iconic coffee company, with its 22,519 locations in 67 different countries, is on the brink of closing of the agreements to open its first Italian store, starting in Milan, at the beginning…

There continues to be a lot of strength among restaurant companies and while each specific situation is different, lower gas prices and increased spending are helping the industry. The Highlights Among Restaurant Stocks A solid holding in this market remains Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL). The…

It’s 5:00 A.M. and I’m at work writing this morning’s PROFIT CONFIDENTIAL. The Starbucks down the street opens at 6:00 A.M. and, all of a sudden, I realize I don’t have my wallet. Where is it? Do you have it? My mind starts to wonder. What happens if…

— "Profit Confidential" Column, by Michael Lombardi, CFP, MBA If I didn't know better, I'd say Washington has declared war against Wall Street. And who can blame the White House? Wall Street made billions of dollars in profits in the years leading up to the bust. But, once…

In the world of java, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ/SBUX) is the growth stock for coffee houses. Nothing else comes remotely close. The company has over 10,000 retail outlets and can be found at nearly every street corner in any major U.S. city. What is impressive has been the consumer's…

As a stock analyst, every now and then I wish I had grabbed on to a trade that was sitting there right in front of me. Just take a look at the one-year price chart of coffee giant Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ/SBUX), and you will understand where I'm coming…