|Bid||68.140 x 2200|
|Ask||68.150 x 1200|
|Day's Range||67.931 - 68.940|
|52 Week Range||47.370 - 68.980|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.25|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.32|
|Earnings Date||Jan 23, 2019 - Jan 28, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.44 (2.10%)|
|1y Target Est||65.36|
Prada, Starbucks and Kraft Heinz are among companies criticised for a lack of transparency on human rights in their businesses and supply chains, despite pressure from governments and an investor-backed group. Forty per cent of companies fail to show any evidence of how they identify and address human rights issues, according to the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark, a not-for-profit group based in London. The CHRB released its second annual ranking of 101 global companies today.
Most big companies operating in sectors at high risk of labour abuses are failing to meet human rights standards set by the United Nations, according to an analysis of 100 major companies published on Monday. From tackling child labour to ensuring equal treatment for women, U.N. principles require all businesses prove they are committed to human rights and treat workers fairly. It was followed by miners Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton, while two Chinese companies - liquor maker Kweichow Moutai and fast fashion brand Heilan Home - were ranked last.
It's likely you spend at least 5% of your income eating out. Put these three stocks on your menu to start earning from America's love of restaurants.
Alibaba smashed through its Singles Day sales record on Sunday. Singles Day got off to a strong start with sales hitting $1 billion in one minute and 25 seconds. Alibaba BABA on Sunday tore through last year's Singles Day sales record, racking up more than $30.8 billion in the 24-hour shopping event.
Alibaba smashed through its Singles Day sales record, with several hours still remaining in one of the world's largest shopping events.
With five NBA Championships, an Olympic gold medal and various MVP awards to his name, Earvin "Magic" Johnson will go down as one of the greatest basketball players of all time. Since retiring from basketball in 1991, Johnson has focused on building Magic Johnson Enterprises , a billion-dollar conglomerate he formed in 1987 that invests in a variety of companies and owns Burger King restaurants, health clubs and professional sports teams. From 1998 to 2010 , Johnson's company owned more than 100 Starbucks stores.
Former Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz is putting together an elite public relations team as he prepares to release a civic-minded new book and considers running for president in 2020. A key player in Schultz's growing team is Steve Schmidt, a former vice chairman at public relations powerhouse Edelman who managed Republican Sen. John McCain's presidential campaign in 2008. Schultz is one of the many names widely considered as a possible candidate to take on Trump in two years.
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As Amazon appears closer to announcing its decision and Atlanta doesn’t appear to be a favorite, Atlanta Business Chronicle asked local political and business leaders to recount the pursuit of the project that would alter the region’s economic trajectory for a generation.
Starbucks Corp. said Thursday that it will build 100 new stores in Japan each year for the next three years, bringing the number of stores in the country to 1,700. The coffee giant will also begin delivery service in Tokyo on Nov. 9 through a partnership with Uber Eats Japan. The pilot will launch in three stores. And Starbucks is working with Line, a social platform, for innovations across digital areas like payments. The mobile-order-and-pay program will pilot in Japan in 2019. Finally, the Tokyo Roastery has an opening date: Feb. 28, 2019. It will be the fifth Roastery for Starbucks. Shares are up 18.3% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index has gained 5% for the period.
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Starbucks has been facing intense competition in the United States and China, its two largest markets, and has been exploring newer avenues to help drive sales. The company tied up with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd earlier this year to deliver its coffee in Chinese cities after regulators cracked down on third-party delivery services in the country. Starbucks said it planned to open 100 new outlets every year in Japan that would take its store count to 1,700 by the end of 2021.
Starbucks has been facing intense competition in the United States and China, its two largest markets, and has been exploring newer avenues to help drive sales. The company tied up with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) earlier this year to deliver its coffee in Chinese cities after regulators cracked down on third-party delivery services in the country. Starbucks said it planned to open 100 new outlets every year in Japan that would take its store count to 1,700 by the end of 2021.
Today, Starbucks Coffee Company (SBUX) presented the company’s key initiatives that will accelerate its sales and profit growth, as well as elevate the customer experience in Japan. Supported by these initiatives, the company announced plans to build 100 net new stores annually over the next three years in Japan – a goal that will bring the store count to 1,700 across the market.
Starbucks (SBUX) operating fundamentals such as solid global footprint, successful innovations, best-in-class loyalty program and digital offerings are encouraging.