Monster Beverage (MNST) faces stiff competition in Japan with a bevy of energy drink choices for...

|About: Monster Beverage Corp. (MNST)|By:, SA News Editor

Monster Beverage (MNST) faces stiff competition in Japan with a bevy of energy drink choices for consumers, according to CLSA's Caroline Levy. The analyst notes that in general the company will see higher costs and a competitive atmosphere in global markets, a rather tough combination for margins.