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Grande Expectations A Year in the Life of Starbucks' Stock

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ISBN-10: 0307339726

ISBN-13: 9780307339720

Edition: N/A

Authors: Karen Blumenthal

List price: $19.00
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Karen Blumenthal, like most people, is mystified by the stock market. Just why is it, she wonders, that seemingly good news can send a stock plummeting and bad news can send it skyrocketing again? InGrande Expectations, she shows how money is made and lost by following one of America’s hottest growth stocks, Starbucks, through a year of rapid store openings, fancy new drinks, and clever promotions, revealing how the many players—big and small investors, company management, analysts, and the media—propel its shares up and down. Blumenthal pulls back the curtain on the stock market to expose its quirks and inner workings, from the power of a penny of earnings and the unexpected impact of a…    
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Book details

List price: $19.00
Publisher: Crown/Archetype
Publication date: 9/30/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

January - A New Year
February - The Annual Meeting
March - The Stock
April - The Growth
May - Buybacks
June - The Investors
July - The Trader
August - The Coffee Moat
September - The Stock Split
October - Same-Store Sales
November - The Analyst
December - The Earnings
January - The Annual Review
Epilogue - Another New Year
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