Is This Starbucks' Newest Rival?

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The Benckiser Group, a German conglomerate, is buying Caribou Coffee (NASDAQ: CBOU), and the news sent Caribou shares up 30%. The acquisition comes shortly after the group purchased Peet's Coffee & Tea (NASDAQ: PEET). In this segment, the guys discuss whether the conglomerate approach is a threat to Starbucks' (NASDAQ: SBUX) market share, and what the strategy might be for the Benckiser Group from here.

One company investors think of these days when they think of Starbucks is Green Mountain Coffee Roasters. 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.


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