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Fundamental, long/short equity

Is WhiteWave's Growth Potential Worth Buying?

When I first wrote about WhiteWave Foods, Inc. (NYSE:WWAV) in November, shares were trading at levels just under $22/share; WWAV now trades around $30.00 following momentum stemming from its impressive FY13 release.

WWAV data by YCharts

The report was released Thursday, February 13th before the market opened. Below are some of the highlights from WhiteWave's report, broken down into Q4 and FY accomplishments:


  • Revenue growth of 11.5%
  • EPS growth of 22%
  • Rollout of several new products (will be covered later)
  • 13% growth in coffee creamers and beverages platform
  • Reached agreement with Dunkin' Donuts (NASDAQ:DNKN) to launch creamers bearing the chain's brand name
  • Announced purchase of Earthbound Farms


    Revenue growth of 10% EPS growth of ...
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