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With Brazil's stock market trading in bear territory, is the global growth engine - otherwise known as the BRIC nations - starting to sputter out?
The Fast Money traders weigh in on coffee trades, and plays on stocks set to pop or drop.
It's not so much the company...it's the sector and a desperate grab for alpha (outperformance). I've been asked why a tea company, which yesterday was pricing 7.14 million shares at $13-$15, priced at $17, and opened at $28.95 (!). Here's the answer...
Stocks added to gains Thursday, led by techs, after a handful of positive economic news and ahead of a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress.
Americans' craving for coffee is growing and that should mean a boost for Starbucks, UBS senior analyst David Palmer told CNBC Thursday. "One thing about coffee in this country is, behavior is shifting," he said. People are "moving toward the good stuff."
The coffee battle just got a bit more competitive as Dunkin Brands debuted on the Nasdaq. Insight on what the Street is expecting, with David Palmer, UBS senior restaurant/packaged food analyst.
Another product scandal has hit China. But instead of exporting tainted products to America such as when unscrupulous executives sent foul-smelling drywall destined for homes in Florida or produced lead coated toys for Mattel, this time Chinese executives allegedly have been bilking their own countrymen.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
CEO Travis on Dunkin' Donuts IPO, franchise model, profitability and competition.
Shares of Dunkin' Brands soared more than 33 percent in their debut Wednesday, and are now up over 40 percent amid strong investor demand.
"Although closely related to the centuries-old practice of buzz marketing (same purpose, different pathways), viral is a relative newbie in the marketer’s arsenal," Marian Salzman, CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide PR, North America explains and offers six tips for spreading contagion taken from the new book.
America loves its coffee — and doughnuts, as was evident by Dunkin's IPO — but premium tea retailer Teavana is expected to get some love from investors when it prices its IPO after the close Wednesday.
CNBC's Melissa Francis looks at the week's top business news and investing advice, including sovereign debt plays and tech stocks.
Pennsylvania-based gasoline retailer Sunoco is testing a pilot program called the Craft Beer Exchange. The program installs "beer-filling stations” (taps and Kegerators) at Sunoco APlus convenience stores where they are allowed to sell draft beer in growlers, which are glass jugs, typically 64 ounces in size.
The "Mad Money" host explains why investor may want to take a bite of this deal.
The coffee market is red hot right now, and it looks like Dunkin Donuts will be the cheapest way to play it once the company comes public, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
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Stocks backed off from their intraday highs, but still finished sharply higher Thursday after a pair of jobs news offered some hope that the employment picture was improving ahead of the critical government non-farm payroll report.
Today, Goldman Sachs downgraded Starbucks to neutral from buy. The firm observed "choppiness" in recent consumer metrics. There’s also been a drop in restaurant demand from a second-quarter consumer survey.
Stocks continued to gain into the final hour of trading Thursday after a pair of encouraging employment reports and stronger-than-expected monthly chain-store sales lifted investor optimism ahead of Friday's key employment data.