Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) : Benjamin F. Edwards Company scooped up 1,455 additional shares in Starbucks Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 49,380 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $2,987,984.Starbucks Corporation makes up approximately 0.61% of Benjamin F. Edwards Company’s portfolio.
Starbucks Corporation opened for trading at $60.69 and hit $61.07 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $60.89, with a gain of 0.63% or 0.38 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 72,28,573 shares. Company has a market cap of $90,002 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Capital Impact Advisors reduced its stake in SBUX by selling 7,413 shares or 28.28% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,801 shares of SBUX which is valued at $1,137,649. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 0.54% of Capital Impact Advisors’s portfolio.Wunderlich Securities boosted its stake in SBUX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 444 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,203 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $677,894. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 1.00% of Wunderlich Securities’s portfolio.Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management boosted its stake in SBUX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5,585 additional shares and now holds a total of 104,529 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $6,325,050. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 4.18% of Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management’s portfolio.Central Bank Trust Co boosted its stake in SBUX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 354 additional shares and now holds a total of 135,026 shares of Starbucks Corporation which is valued at $8,170,423. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 2.27% of Central Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.First American Bank reduced its stake in SBUX by selling 10,996 shares or 5.02% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 208,188 shares of SBUX which is valued at $12,678,649. Starbucks Corporation makes up approx 1.32% of First American Bank’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Starbucks Corporation reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jan 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.45. The company had revenue of $5373.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5394.69 million. The company’s revenue was up 11.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.80 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.