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Starbucks (SBUX +0.4%) says it will assess a report on Teavana (TEA -4.9%) before commenting on...

Starbucks (SBUX +0.4%) says it will assess a report on Teavana (TEA -4.9%) before commenting on it publicly. Though analysts don't expect the flareup cause by a motivated short seller to be a deal killer, a filing with the SEC shows the breakup cost for Starbucks is only around $18M if it gets cold feet.
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  • mustbepatient
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    That is interesting given the HPQ/Autonomy issue today...
    20 Nov 2012, 04:57 PM Reply Like
  • shakazoid
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    What I find interesting is that they could not send the samples to any lab in America , why send it all the way to Germany and block the name of the lab in the pdf report(http://bit.ly/TeDVdR). I don't own the stock and I play both sides of the fence but i have a problem with this report.
    20 Nov 2012, 05:07 PM Reply Like
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