The following video is from Wednesday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Bryan Hinmon and Catherine Baab-Muguira, discuss the top business and investing stories.
In this segment, earnings came in much higher than expected for Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (Nasdaq: GMCR ) , and shares were up more than 20% as a result. This is a stock that has become a battleground, with big bets on it in both directions, both short and long. The analysts discuss how, when unexpected news happens with a battleground stock, there can be a huge market reaction, and they also talk about the other moving parts at Green Mountain, such as the outgoing CEO.
With Green Mountain as cheap as it's ever been, many investors are wondering whether this is the end of the former market darling, or the perfect entry point for an enormous rebound. You can find our recommendation for how to play the company in our new premium research report. In it you'll find everything you need to know about Green Mountain, including whether it's a buy at today's prices. Click here for instant access.