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6 Good Buys for a Portfolio

1. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) engages in the specialty coffee and coffee making businesses.

The company has recorded year-to-date return of 37.9%. In the past year, earnings per share grew 126.7%, while book value per share increased 135.2%, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Year-to-date revenue growth is 23.8%, while net income rose 3,327.3%. Earnings per share increased to 47 cents from 2 cents, year-to-date.

For the fourth quarter, net sales stood at $711.9 million, up 91% from the same quarter earlier year. Net income increased 179% to $75.4 million, while earnings per share surged 135% to 47 cents per diluted share. For fiscal year 2011, net sales and net income increased 95% and 151% from fiscal 2010 levels, respectively.

At the end of October, the company chose Virginia for its new manufacturing and distribution facility and intends to purchase a 330,000 square foot building for $15 million. It plans to invest nearly $180 million over the initial five years of the facility's operations.

For fiscal 2012, the company estimates consolidated net sales growth of 60% to 65%, while non-GAAP earnings per diluted share are seen in the range of $2.55 to $2.65. For the first quarter of fiscal 2012, consolidated net sales growth is projected between 85% and 90%.

Of the 13 analysts covering the stock, 69% recommend a buy and 15% rate a hold. Analysts polled by Bloomberg foresee the stock gaining an average 89.8% to $86.00 in the next 12 months.

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