Green Mountain (gmcr) Stock Research
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Company Description: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. distributes, markets, and sells coffees and teas worldwide under the Green Mountain Coffee Roasters and Newmans Own Organics brand names. The company also develops and sells gourmet single-cup brewing systems under the Keurig brand name. Green Mountain coffees and teas are sold directly to consumers as well as through distribution deals at offices, hotels, department stores, health clubs, and more. Update
Discretionary Industry Analysis: The consumer discretionary industry includes companies whose sales come from consumer discretionary income purchases. Discretionary income = gross income less taxes and necessities such as rent, mortgage and food. Discretionary Trading Strategy: The consumer discretionary industry tends to be very sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued discretionary investments during economic recessions when stock prices are low and sell discretionary investments during the late stages of a bull markets when stock prices are high. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, it is the perfect time to purchase consumer discretionary investments. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.
Industry Sub Sector: . Green Mountain is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks. The market is quickly expanding. This lowers the threat of direct competition and increases Green Mountain's profits.
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Green Mountain's business strategy is to keep things simple. Clearly-defined strategies lower business risks by staying within their areas of expertise. Green Mountain possesses significant barriers to entry that slows competitive threats and increases profits.
Strategy: Green Mountain has a narrow focus that serves a particular customer niche with either a unique product or with a low cost advantage over competitors. (read more). Competitive Advantages:
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