NASDAQ:SBUX - Starbucks Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $51.15 -0.13 (-0.25 %) (As of 07/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$51.28Today's Range$51.00 - $51.6252-Week Range$47.37 - $61.94Volume13.54 million shsAverage Volume10.78 million shsMarket Capitalization$70.30 billionP/E Ratio24.86Dividend Yield2.36%Beta0.65 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 Ratio1.31 Current Ratio1.09 Quick Ratio0.83 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.86 Forward P/E Ratio21.31 P/E Growth1.51 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$22.39 billion Price / Sales3.15 Cash Flow$2.8401 per share Price / Cash18.01 Book Value$3.78 per share Price / Book13.53 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.06 Net Income$2.88 billion Net Margins18.71% Return on Equity60.33% Return on Assets20.23% Miscellaneous Employees277,000 Outstanding Shares1,380,000,000Market Cap$70,297.20 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. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 9th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, August 24th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 8th. This is a positive change 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 shares split on the morning of Thursday, April 9th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, March 18th 2015. The newly minted shares were issued 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 declared that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, April 26th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase 0 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Starbucks' earnings last quarter? Starbucks Co. (NASDAQ:SBUX) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The coffee company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53. The coffee company earned $6.03 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.93 billion. Starbucks had a return on equity of 60.33% and a net margin of 18.71%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 13.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.45 earnings per share. View Starbucks' Earnings History. When is Starbucks' next earnings date? Starbucks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Starbucks. What guidance has Starbucks issued on next quarter's earnings? Starbucks issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.48-2.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.49. What price target have analysts set for SBUX? 30 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Starbucks' stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate Starbucks' share price to reach $60.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Starbucks. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Starbucks? 30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Starbucks in the last year. There are currently 15 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Are investors shorting Starbucks? Starbucks saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 29,090,994 shares, a decrease of 10.5% from the June 15th total of 32,497,192 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 23,039,549 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the 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? News stories about SBUX stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Starbucks earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the coffee company an impact score of 45.87 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are Starbucks' major shareholders? Starbucks' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.13%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.06%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.06%), Saratoga Research & Investment Management (0.05%), Oakbrook Investments LLC (0.05%) and Calamos Advisors LLC (0.05%). 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 major investors are selling Starbucks stock? SBUX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Sabal Trust CO, Calamos Advisors LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc. and Westpac Banking Corp. 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 major investors are buying Starbucks stock? SBUX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Saratoga Research & Investment Management, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Stonebridge Capital Management Inc., DnB Asset Management AS, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Bremer Trust National Association. 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 $51.15. How big of a company is Starbucks? Starbucks has a market capitalization of $70.30 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: 3.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,461 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 649 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,110MarketBeat'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 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a closed-end mutual fund (CEF)?