Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) : Empirical Financial Services scooped up 5,335 additional shares in Starbucks Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 21, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 14,471 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $834,687.Starbucks Corporation makes up approximately 0.20% of Empirical Financial Services’s portfolio.
Starbucks Corporation closed down -0.82 points or -1.42% at $56.9 with 1,23,90,767 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $57.51, the shares hit an intraday low of $56.62 and an intraday high of $57.65 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Headinvest boosted its stake in SBUX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 800 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,610 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $323,585. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.13% of Headinvest’s portfolio.Winslow Evans Crocker reduced its stake in SBUX by selling 14,854 shares or 79.59% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,810 shares of SBUX which is valued at $219,761. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of Winslow Evans Crocker’s portfolio.Oakbrook Investments reduced its stake in SBUX by selling 8,235 shares or 7.61% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 100,025 shares of SBUX which is valued at $6,052,513. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.39% of Oakbrook Investments’s portfolio. Naples Global Advisors added SBUX to its portfolio by purchasing 4,852 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $293,595. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.12% of Naples Global Advisors’s portfolio.Charter Trust Co boosted its stake in SBUX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,150 additional shares and now holds a total of 10,421 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $634,639. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Charter Trust Co’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Starbucks Corporation reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.39. The company had revenue of $4993.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5027.03 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.33 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Starbucks Corporation. Starbucks Corporation was Resumed by Credit Agricole to “Buy” on Apr 13, 2016. Shares were Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Apr 12, 2016 to ” Hold” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 64 from a previous price target of $70 .Starbucks Corporation was Resumed by Stifel to “Hold” on Mar 18, 2016.
Starbucks Corporation is the roaster marketer and retailer of specialty coffee. The Company purchases and roasts coffees that it sells along with coffee tea and other beverages and a range of fresh food items through Company-operated stores. It also sells a range of coffee and tea products and licenses its trademarks through other channels such as licensed stores grocery and national foodservice accounts. It operates through four segment: Americas which includes the United States Canada and Latin America; Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA); China/Asia Pacific (CAP) and Channel Development. In addition to its Starbucks Coffee brand it also sells goods and services under the brands including Teavana Tazo Seattle’s Best Coffee Evolution Fresh La Boulange and Ethos. Its Americas EMEA and CAP segments include both Company-operated and licensed stores. The Americas and EMEA segments include certain foodservice accounts primarily in Canada and the United Kingdom.