Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) - Get Report is expected to report quarterly earnings of 56 cents a share on sales of $6.3 billion after the market closes Thursday, Apr. 25, based on a FactSet survey of 25 analysts.

In the same period a year ago, the posted earnings of 53 cents a share on sales of $6 billion.

The stock has risen 18% since the company last reported earnings on Jan. 24.

Quarterly estimates have fallen less than 1 cent a share in the past month.

Starbucks is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 26.4 based on the 12-month estimates of 26 analysts surveyed by FactSet.

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