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Archive for March, 2011

Green Mountain Coffee: A Rich Aroma and an Even Richer Valuation

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) is valued at almost $9 billion.  This means it is trading at a trailing P/E of 118 and, more importantly, a forward P/E of (more…)

Market Volatility and Future Returns

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

As I type this, the stock market is down more than 1.5% – so, not a great day.  We have had them (more…)

Low Supply (by Choice): High Demand

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

This situation generally leads to a company’s (more…)

Junk: Was a Good Place to Be

Sunday, March 6th, 2011

In early 2009, some well known companies’ credit default swaps (CDS) were priced at a level that indicated a (more…)