Bulls are gloating following Green Mountain Coffee's (GMCR +20.6%) strong FQ1 (I, II) and...

|By:, SA News Editor

Bulls are gloating following Green Mountain Coffee's (GMCR +20.6%) strong FQ1 (I, II) and soothing FY12 guidance. KeyBanc, a stalwart defender, notes Green Mountain's 4.2M Keurig shipments blew past its 3M forecast, and that free cash flow was positive in spite of rising spending. During its earnings call, Green Mountain mentioned Keurig-based brewers accounted for 37.5% of all U.S. coffeemaker sales in FQ1 (per NPD).