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Stocks to Watch: Green Mountain, PVH, Facebook

Joseph Woelfel


NEW YORK -- Green Mountain Coffee Roasters GMCR is expected by analysts Tuesday to post fiscal fourth-quarter profit of 48 cents a share in the September-ended period on revenue of $902.7 million.
Shares of Green Mountain have declined 36% in 2012, and sales have fallen amid increased competition in the wake of the expiration of its K-cup patents.


PVH PVH is expected by analysts to earn $2.30 a share on third-quarter revenue of $1.64 billion. PVH is the owner of brands such as Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger.
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Facebook FB shares jumped 8.1% to $25.94 on Monday, the third-biggest rally since the social networking giant went public in May, after Bernstein Research raised its investment rating on Facebook to outperform.


Ralcorp Holdings RAH is seen posting fourth-quarter earnings of 87 cents a share on revenue of $1.1 billion.


Companies also reporting their quarterly results Tuesday include ADT ADT , Analog Devices ADI , Culp CFI , Duane Reade DRD and Zoltek ZOLT .
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The board of Las Vegas Sands LVS declared a special dividend of $2.75 a share after Monday's closing bell.


Dollar General DG , the discount retailer, will join the S&P 500, replacing Cooper Industries CBE , which is being acquired by Eaton ETN .


Equity Residential EQR and AvalonBay Communities AVB agreed Monday to jointly purchase the assets of Archstone Enterprise LP, mainly a portfolio of apartment properties, from Lehman Brothers.
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-- Written by Joseph Woelfel

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