This column was originally published on RealMoney on Nov. 21 at 9:25 a.m. EST. It's being republished as a bonus for TheStreet.com readers.The carcasses of those who have invested in China and lost line the halls of every bourse in the world. Why, oh, why, should Starbucks (SBUX - Get Report) be different? Why should we believe that founder, chairman and chief global strategist Howard Schultz and his team can pull it off? Why do we believe that when he says that China is his single greatest opportunity, he is not blowing smoke, he is not just saying something that everybody from General Motors to Dollar General has said or thought?
Starbucks Has the Smarts to Win China
Check Out Our Best Services for Investors
Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.
- Model portfolio
- Stocks trading below $10
- Intraday trade alerts
David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.
Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutinyquantitative, fundamental and technical analysisto maximize profit potential and minimize risk.
Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.