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March 6, 2014
07:34 EDTYUM, SBUXStarbucks may remain range-bound near-term, says Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer believes that the recent increases in coffee prices are "manageable" for Starbucks (SBUX), but have "put a major strain" on its ability to outperform 2015 expectations. The firm thinks the stock could remain range-bound in the near-term, and prefers Yum! Brands, (YUM) which the firm thinks can beat EPS estimates and has multiple expansion drivers. But the firm still believes that Starbucks has multiple positive comps catalysts, and it keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
News For SBUX;YUM From The Last 14 Days
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February 8, 2016
05:27 EDTSBUXStocks with implied volatility movement; ADBE SBUX
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February 5, 2016
15:59 EDTSBUXOptions Update; February 5, 2016
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15:38 EDTSBUXStarbucks volatility increases as shares pull back
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12:26 EDTSBUXOptions with increasing implied volatility
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February 4, 2016
10:54 EDTSBUXDunkin' same-store sales fall amid increased competition
Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) reported higher than expected top and bottom line fourth quarter results this morning, but the company noted that same-store sales fell 0.8% for its flagship Dunkin' Donuts brand in the U.S. The company's same-store sales decline was in contrast to Starbucks (SBUX), which recently reported a comparable store sales increase in the U.S., and come after McDonald's (MCD) launched its "All-Day Breakfast" initiative. WHAT'S NEW: Dunkin' reported Q4 earnings per share of 52c, versus the consensus estimate of 50c. Its Q4 revenue came in slightly above expectations. However, the chain reported that its same-store sales slid 0.8% versus the same period a year earlier in its Dunkin' Donuts locations. The company provided fiscal 2016 earnings guidance that was in-line with expectations, excluding certain items. It expects its U.S. Dunkin' Donuts same-store sales to rise 0%-2% in fiscal 2016. In comparison, Starbucks reported that its Americas same-store sales jumped 9% in Q4. Of note, Dunkin' Brands raised its dividend by 13% to 30c per share. ANALYST REACTION: Dunkin's same-store sales came in below expectations, wrote Michael Gallo, an analyst at CL King. However, excluding a decline of 1.2 percentage points in sales of the company's K-cup offerings, the company's same-store sales were flat, he stated. McDonald's launch of all-day breakfast clearly negatively impacted Dunkin, as guest traffic at Dunkin's stores fell one percentage point, the analyst stated. Gallo kept a Buy rating on the shares but noted that he was placing his price target under review. PRICE ACTION: In late morning trading, Dunkin Brands shares gained 2% to $41.72.
09:51 EDTYUMYum! Brands: Economics in China 'not what they used to be'
09:39 EDTYUMYum! Brands says 2H operating profit to be 'directionally stronger' than 1H
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09:24 EDTYUMYum! Brands sees China SSS up low single digits in Q1
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07:06 EDTSBUXWaste Management to hold a forum
2016 Executive Sustainability Forum is being held in Scottsdale, AZ on February 4.
06:15 EDTYUMYum! Brands names David Russell as interim CFO
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February 3, 2016
16:24 EDTYUMYum! Brands reports Q4 China KFC SSS up 6%
Reports Q4 China Pizza Hut Casual Dining SSS down 8%.
16:22 EDTYUMYum! Brands backs FY16 ex-currency operating profit growth 10%
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16:20 EDTYUMYum! Brands says China spin-off 'on track'
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16:20 EDTYUMYum! Brands sees opening nearly 2,400 locations in 2016
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16:19 EDTYUMYum! Brands reports China SSS up 2%
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16:16 EDTYUMYum! Brands reports Q4 adjusted EPS 68c, consensus 66c
Reports Q4 revenue $3.95B, consensus $4.02B.
14:48 EDTYUMNotable companies reporting after market close
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12:22 EDTYUMYum! Brands technical notes ahead of results
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05:59 EDTYUMYum! Brands volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
Yum! Brands February weekly call option implied volatility is at 86, February is at 44, March is at 34; compared to its 52-week range of 19 to 47, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q4 results today.
February 1, 2016
07:24 EDTSBUXEU's Vestager dismisses U.S. criticism of tax cases, Reuters says
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