A number of coffee stocks are perking up in early trading, with Krispy Kreme (KKD +5.6%), Green...

|About: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (KKD)|By:, SA News Editor

A number of coffee stocks are perking up in early trading, with Krispy Kreme (KKD +5.6%), Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR +4.4%), and Coffee Holdings (JVA +2.5%) all posting gains. Analysts have stoked the M&A fire in the sector a bit, while themes of global growth prospects and lower wholesale coffee prices also hold sway.