Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR +1.6%) rises after Starbucks (SBUX +0.5%) states at a UBS conference...

|By:, SA News Editor

Green Mountain Coffee (GMCR +1.6%) rises after Starbucks (SBUX +0.5%) states at a UBS conference (webcast) it will sell Green Mountain's Keurig brewer and K-Cups in stores later this year, in spite of its release of the Verismo. Starbucks also reiterates its goal of having 1,500 stores in China by 2015, and says it sees coffee costs, which have pressured margins, dropping in 2H. (slides - .pdf)