Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

How to Buy Starbucks Stock for Cheap

By Andrés Cardenal - Sep 21, 2015 at 9:29AM

You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services. Become a Motley Fool member today to get instant access to our top analyst recommendations, in-depth research, investing resources, and more. Learn More

Looking to buy Starbucks stock at a discount? Put selling can be a smart strategy to help you be compensated for your patience and buy a top-quality company at a conveniently low price.

Starbucks (SBUX -0.95%) is arguably one of the strongest companies in the consumer goods sector, and the future looks bright for the coffee Goliath thanks to its unparalleled brand recognition and multiple growth venues. For investors looking to buy Starbucks stock at cheaper prices, put selling could be a smarter way to go than simply waiting for a pullback.

The following slideshow explains how put selling works, and why Starbucks is a great candidate for such strategy.

Invest Smarter with The Motley Fool

Join Over 1 Million Premium Members Receiving…

  • New Stock Picks Each Month
  • Detailed Analysis of Companies
  • Model Portfolios
  • Live Streaming During Market Hours
  • And Much More
Get Started Now

Stocks Mentioned

Starbucks Corporation Stock Quote
Starbucks Corporation
$72.72 (-0.95%) $0.70

*Average returns of all recommendations since inception. Cost basis and return based on previous market day close.

Related Articles

Motley Fool Returns

Motley Fool Stock Advisor

Market-beating stocks from our award-winning service.

Stock Advisor Returns
S&P 500 Returns

Calculated by average return of all stock recommendations since inception of the Stock Advisor service in February of 2002. Returns as of 05/25/2022.

Discounted offers are only available to new members. Stock Advisor list price is $199 per year.

Premium Investing Services

Invest better with The Motley Fool. Get stock recommendations, portfolio guidance, and more from The Motley Fool's premium services.