- Starbucks is a dominant coffee house with great potential in both the short- and long-term.
- More value to your dollar, if offers quality with difference.
- Evolving into new areas such as premium juice, pastry and specialized tea with acquisitions of Evolution Fresh, La Boulange and Teavana.
- International expansion holds a lot of promise for the company, especially in China/Asia Pacific.
- A valuable brand with solid fundamentals and continued dividend growth that makes it an interesting brand-dividend play.