This thread has to be kept alive. So that future SBUX investors visiting the Yahoo message boards can see what true ignorance is. A greater % of the world population drinks hot tea, than hot coffee. Buying SBUX on pullbacks now is like buying three separate companies, all it different stages of growth. SBUX, Teavana, and a packaged goods company. Teavana was doing just fine as a small company before SBUX bought them. With SBUX marketing and branding, Teavana will likely be a much better fit globally (Asia especially China and India) than SBUX brand.
Baxter's pipeline arrives later in the game, for now take advantage of the gift the market is presenting. I could understand averaging in over the course of the next month. I've added some already and will add again if market meltdown occurs due to Fed Gov't #$%$.