) pushed the Food & Beverage industry lower today making it today's featured Food & Beverage loser. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.1%. By the end of trading, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc fell $2.07 (-4.1%) to $48.92 on light volume. Throughout the day, 4.1 million shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.8 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $48.74-$50.92 after having opened the day at $50.92 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $50.99. Other company's within the Food & Beverage industry that declined today were:
), down 14.5%,
), down 9.6%,
), down 7.5%, and
), down 7.1%.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. engages in the specialty coffee and coffee maker business. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc has a market cap of $7.68 billion and is part of the
sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.9, equal to the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 55.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
TheStreet Ratings rates Green Mountain Coffee Roasters as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value.
- You can view the full Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Ratings Report.
On the positive front,
), up 29.1%,
), up 6.3%,
), up 4.7%, and
), up 4.2%, were all gainers within the food & beverage industry with
) being today's featured food & beverage industry winner.
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