|Bid||74.00 x 0|
|Ask||75.50 x 0|
|Day's Range||73.50 - 74.50|
|52 Week Range||41.40 - 75.50|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.49|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||32.18|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.29 (1.88%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz says that if he launches an independent White House run it is more likely that lifelong Republicans would vote for him than Democrats.
Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman, Sibile Marcellus, and Julia La Roche discuss former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz's potential presidential run in 2020 with Edward Hertzman, Sourcing Journal founder and president.
After President Donald Trump tweeted about the former Starbucks CEO, Schultz explains why he won't respond.
Howard Schultz explains why he would join the presidential race as an independent and why he disagrees that President Donald Trump would win if he ran as an independent.
Unite America Executive Director Nick Troiano on the potential political impact if former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz runs for president in 2020 as an independent.
Former President Clinton chief of staff Mack McLarty on former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz considering a presidential bid as an independent and the Democratic Party's expanding number of candidates planning to run against President Trump in 2020.
Former Starbucks chairman and CEO Howard Schultz is gearing up to visit early caucus and primary states as he mulls an independent run for president in 2020, CNBC has learned. Schultz will likely travel to Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada to speak with voters while he contemplates entering the races, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter.
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX)'s aggressive Chinese expansion plans have been hit with some unexpected competition. Luckin Coffee, a Chinese coffee chain founded in 2017, has taken direct aim at Starbucks and has opened 2,000 stores in China alone. KeyBanc analyst Eric Gonzalez said last week that competition from Luckin Coffee has become a front-and-center focus for Starbucks.
Even without the full benefit of some ongoing sales growth initiatives, Starbucks' traffic and sales trends improved again last quarter.
"Based on my model, which does not assume anything heroic on comps, new unit growth or margins, the current valuation is reasonable. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Sign with AAPL. Since that time, Starbucks has reported pretty solid results, with the stock responding accordingly.
Schultz had earlier stepped aside as the chief executive of Starbucks Corp., but with the company in a deep slump, he decided to retake control, and reinstalled himself as CEO. Instead, with a sincerity that was almost unnerving, he told me his story — the same one he laid out for Scott Pelley of “60 Minutes” on Sunday. How he built Starbucks from a single store in Seattle.
Saban also told CNBC that if Schultz ran as a Democrat, he would be a contender to win the party's nomination for the 2020 presidential election. Saban, who has given millions to Democratic causes and candidates, also would not rule out backing Schultz if he ran in the Democratic field.
The billionaire former Starbucks CEO says he could never run for president as a Democrat because the party has moved too far left.
Dow Jones futures: Caterpillar and Nvidia followed Apple in blaming China for big shortfalls, highlighting the importance of this week's China trade talks. Apple earnings are due Tuesday.
The rise of Starbucks in China, like that in the west, is closely linked to its function as a "third space" for people to hang out between home and work. In recent years, a bevy of coffee entrepreneurs are trying to topple the American giant's dominance in China and lately, an unexpected contender -- WeWork -- has joined their camp. While Starbucks provides free accommodation and charges for coffee, WeWork flips the equation to offer free coffee and paid space.
Some of the most influential forces in Democratic politics revolted Monday against former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz's prospective presidential bid, insisting that an independent run would unintentionally help President Donald Trump win another four years in office. The critics included the Democratic chairman of Schultz's home state, another billionaire businessman who long flirted with an independent run of his own, former President Barack Obama's chief strategist, and the most powerful super PAC in Democratic politics. "If Schultz entered the race as an independent, we would consider him a target.
"Nobody wants to see Donald Trump removed from office more than me," Schultz said Monday night during an interview with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin in New York City. Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said that he wasn't listening to those who said that a potential presidential bid as a "centrist independent" could boost President Donald Trump's re-election chances.
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is turning to Bill Burton, who was one of President Obama's top communication advisors.
As Schultz prepares to hold his book tour's first leg in New York after he announced plans to consider running for president as an independent, Democratic financiers and strategists in the city are criticizing his move. "This is a pathetic vanity project, and Howard Schultz better start laying off the espresso," Robert Zimmerman, a leading party bundler, tells CNBC. Some members of the New York donor class, including on Wall Street, are casting doubt on whether Schultz will even run.