NASDAQ:SBUX - Starbucks Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $53.92 +0.36 (+0.67 %) (As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$53.56Today's Range$53.70 - $54.1652-Week Range$47.37 - $61.94Volume9.79 million shsAverage Volume10.65 million shsMarket Capitalization$69.49 billionP/E Ratio26.26Dividend Yield2.71%Beta0.63 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Starbucks Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a roaster, marketer, and retailer of specialty coffee worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Americas; China/Asia Pacific; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; and Channel Development. Its stores offer coffee and tea beverages, roasted whole bean and ground coffees, single-serve and ready-to-drink coffee and tea products, and food and snacks; and various food products, such as pastries, breakfast sandwiches, and lunch items. The company also licenses its trademarks through licensed stores, and grocery and foodservice accounts. It offers its products under the Starbucks, Teavana, Tazo, Seattle's Best Coffee, Evolution Fresh, La Boulange, Ethos, Frappuccino, Starbucks Doubleshot, Starbucks Refreshers, premium Tazo, and Starbucks VIA brand names. As of April 26, 2018, the company operated 28,209 stores. Starbucks Corporation was founded in 1971 and is based in Seattle, Washington. Receive SBUX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SBUX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating & drinking places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale SymbolNASDAQ:SBUX CUSIP85524410 Webwww.starbucks.com Phone206-447-1575 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.54 Current Ratio1.01 Quick Ratio0.76 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.26 Forward P/E Ratio22.37 P/E Growth1.53 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$22.39 billion Price / Sales3.25 Cash Flow$2.9610 per share Price / Cash18.21 Book Value$3.78 per share Price / Book14.26 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.06 Net Income$2.88 billion Net Margins18.87% Return on Equity67.11% Return on Assets19.78% Miscellaneous Employees277,000 Outstanding Shares1,349,100,000Market Cap$69.49 billion Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Starbucks' stock symbol? Starbucks trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SBUX." How often does Starbucks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Starbucks? Starbucks declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, August 24th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 8th. This is an increase from Starbucks's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. View Starbucks' Dividend History. When did Starbucks' stock split? How did Starbucks' stock split work? Starbucks's stock split on the morning of Thursday, April 9th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, March 18th 2015. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, April 8th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Starbucks stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split. How will Starbucks' stock buyback program work? Starbucks announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Thursday, April 26th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback 0 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Starbucks' earnings last quarter? Starbucks Co. (NASDAQ:SBUX) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The coffee company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.02. The coffee company earned $6.31 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.25 billion. Starbucks had a net margin of 18.87% and a return on equity of 67.11%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 11.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.55 EPS. View Starbucks' Earnings History. When is Starbucks' next earnings date? Starbucks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Starbucks. What guidance has Starbucks issued on next quarter's earnings? Starbucks issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.68 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.63. What price target have analysts set for SBUX? 27 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Starbucks' stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect Starbucks' stock price to reach $59.5417 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Starbucks. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Starbucks? 27 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Starbucks in the last year. There are currently 13 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Starbucks. Are investors shorting Starbucks? Starbucks saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 26,398,075 shares, an increase of 2.8% from the July 13th total of 27,147,718 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 12,014,861 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's stock are short sold. View Starbucks' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Starbucks' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Starbucks include Dunkin Brands Group (DNKN), Wendys (WEN), GREENE KING PLC/S (GKNGY), Shake Shack (SHAK), Cannae (CNNE), Empire Resorts (NYNY), Jamba (JMBA), iPic Entertainment (IPIC) and Giggles N Hugs (GIGL). Who are Starbucks' key executives? Starbucks' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Kevin R. Johnson, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)Mr. Howard D. Schultz, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 65)Mr. Scott Harlan Maw, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 51)Ms. Rosalind Gates Brewer, COO, Group Pres of Americas & Director (Age 56)Ms. Lucy Lee Helm, Chief Partner Officer (Age 61) Has Starbucks been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about SBUX stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Starbucks earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the coffee company an impact score of 46.63 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Starbucks. Who are Starbucks' major shareholders? Starbucks' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.27%), Morgan Stanley (3.49%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (2.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.18%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.05%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.97%). Company insiders that own Starbucks stock include Clifford Burrows, Craig Weatherup, Howard D Schultz, Javier G Teruel, John Culver, Jorgen Vig Knudstorp, Joshua Cooper Ramo, Myron E Ullman III and Paul Mutty. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Starbucks. Which institutional investors are selling Starbucks stock? SBUX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Bank of Montreal Can, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Sawgrass Asset Management LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Starbucks company stock in the last year include Clifford Burrows, Craig Weatherup, Howard D Schultz, Javier G Teruel, John Culver, Joshua Cooper Ramo, Myron E Ullman III and Paul Mutty. View Insider Buying and Selling for Starbucks. Which institutional investors are buying Starbucks stock? SBUX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parnassus Investments CA, Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Fiera Capital Corp, Morgan Stanley, Natixis, Toronto Dominion Bank and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership. View Insider Buying and Selling for Starbucks. How do I buy shares of Starbucks? Shares of SBUX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Starbucks' stock price today? One share of SBUX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.92. How big of a company is Starbucks? Starbucks has a market capitalization of $69.49 billion and generates $22.39 billion in revenue each year. The coffee company earns $2.88 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.06 on an earnings per share basis. Starbucks employs 277,000 workers across the globe. How can I contact Starbucks? Starbucks' mailing address is 2401 UTAH AVENUE SOUTH, SEATTLE WA, 98134. The coffee company can be reached via phone at 206-447-1575 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Starbucks (NASDAQ SBUX)Community Ranking: 3.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,484 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 669 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,153MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Starbucks and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SBUX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SBUX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Dividend Stocks - Are They Right For You?