|Bid||88.35 x 900|
|Ask||88.37 x 1200|
|Day's Range||87.70 - 88.72|
|52 Week Range||50.02 - 94.13|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.81|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||78.26|
|Earnings Date||Oct 29, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.80 (2.04%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Nov 10, 2020|
|1y Target Est||85.84|
Pat Brown, Impossible Foods CEO, joins Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi to discuss the company's plans to double its research and development team in the next 12 months, recent funding efforts, its goal to eliminate animal agriculture, and much more.
During Q3, Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX) brought in sales totaling $4.22 billion. However, earnings decreased 284.1%, resulting in a loss of $772.30 million. Starbucks earned $419.50 million, and sales totaled $6.00 billion in Q2.Why ROCE Is Significant Changes in earnings and sales indicate shifts in Starbucks's Return on Capital Employed, a measure of yearly pre-tax profit relative to capital employed by a business. Generally, a higher ROCE suggests successful growth of a company and is a sign of higher earnings per share in the future. In Q3, Starbucks posted an ROCE of 0.09%.It is important to keep in mind ROCE evaluates past performance and is not used as a predictive tool. It is a good measure of a company's recent performance, but several factors could affect earnings and sales in the near future.View more earnings on SBUXReturn on Capital Employed is an important measurement of efficiency and a useful tool when comparing companies that operate in the same industry. A relatively high ROCE indicates a company may be generating profits that can be reinvested into more capital, leading to higher returns and growing EPS for shareholders.In Starbucks's case, the positive ROCE ratio will be something investors pay attention to before making long-term financial decisions.Q3 Earnings Insight Starbucks reported Q3 earnings per share at $-0.46/share, which beat analyst predictions of $-0.59/share.See more from Benzinga * Options Trades For This Crazy Market: Get Benzinga Options to Follow High-Conviction Trade Ideas * Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For September 30, 2020 * Analyzing Starbucks's Unusual Options Activity(C) 2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.
Risk and reward are two sides of the same coin. Legendary value investor Benjamin Graham discussed the concept of "margin of safety" in his book The Intelligent Investor. In thinking about the concept of risk, it's pertinent to look at the company's track record of growth, its ability to handle crises over the years, its competitive position and market share, and management's capability in allocating capital.