Coffee retailer Starbucks met quarterly earnings and revenue estimates and reported a key restaurant metric that topped analysts' forecasts on Thursday.
The company's fiscal second-quarter earnings rose to 33 cents per share from 28 cents a share in the year-earlier period.
Revenue increased 18 percent to $4.56 billion from $3.87 billion
Global comps, a key metric, jumped 7 percent with a 3 percent tick up in traffic. Same-store sales were forecast to rise 5 percent during the quarter, according to Consensus Metrix.