Shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR +11.6%) are on watch heading into the release of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR +11.6%) are on watch heading into the release of quarterly earnings for Starbucks after the bell. Today's rally is being attributed to shorts lightening their position in front of the report, although some bulls are holding out hope the SBUX numbers will show the single-serve pie is large enough for all the players to carve off a healthy slice.