Investors Catching Stocks: Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)


Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) will report its next earnings on 26-Jan-17. The company reported the earnings of $0.56/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.55/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 1.8%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Starbucks Corporation and for the current quarter 28 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.52/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.51/share and a High Estimate of $0.55/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 24 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Starbucks Corporation as 5.86 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Starbucks Corporation is 5.74 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 6.01 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 5.37 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SBUX to be 13%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 17.9%. For the next 5 years, Starbucks Corporation is expecting Growth of 16.85% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 20.41% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Starbucks Corporation, where 14 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 12 analysts have given a Buy signal, 5 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 27 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Starbucks Corporation might touch $70 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $64.33 and $55 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Starbucks Corporation got Initiated on 21-Nov-16 where investment firm Buckingham Research Initiated the stock to Neutral.

Starbucks Corporation closed its last trading session at $57.59 with the gain of 1.01%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 84.66 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $62.54 and 52-week low of $50.84. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 6.42% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 8.05% and 4.13% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 9, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Nov 4, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.17 and Average Volume (3 months) is 9.03 million. Starbucks Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 30.68 and Forward P/E ratio of 23.57.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 21%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 49.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 29.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Starbucks Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of 3.69%, where Monthly Performance is 9.17%, Quarterly performance is 3.62%, 6 Months performance is 6.97% and yearly performance percentage is -3.83%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -1.65%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.50% and Monthly Volatility of 2.06%.