"As a retailer that is dependent upon consumer discretionary spending, (Starbucks (SBUX))...

|About: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)|By:, SA News Editor

"As a retailer that is dependent upon consumer discretionary spending, (Starbucks (SBUX)) expects to face an extremely challenging fiscal 2009 because of these economic conditions. Accordingly, Starbucks expects to report negative comparable store sales for fiscal 2009." (10-K) Shares -3.9%.