Starbucks (SBUX -1.8%) confirms it will buy Teavana (TEA +27.5%) for $15.50 a share. The company...

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Starbucks (SBUX -1.8%) confirms it will buy Teavana (TEA +27.5%) for $15.50 a share. The company expects the deal to be accretive to 2013 earnings by a penny a share. An interesting side note is that Teavana was taken public just 16 months ago by Goldman Sachs and Bank of America at $17 bucks a share.