Unformatted text preview: Donuts. The amount of growth in the United States has become so overwhelming; stores are actually stealing profits from one another. Management Guidance : Company management feel that they need to expand their store base in China before other competition enters the market, essentially flooding that market before any other company has a chance. EPS for FY2008 & FY2009 : $1.02 and $1.23 5-year EPS growth rate estimate : 20% Sector and Researcher Feelings : Consumer Discretionary. Researchers feel that this rating is UNDER WEIGHT, due to competition rising in United States. Jaywalk Consensus : Ranks in the industry show that Starbucks is better than 80% of the competition, while in the Sector and “Jaywalk Universe” it runs right around the middle of the pack at 52.4-53.4%....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course MGT 3440 taught by Professor Gummerson during the Fall '07 term at St. Scholastica.
- Fall '07