Starbucks earnings

Wall Street Watch Friday: Starbucks Earnings, Hot and Sweet

Starbucks posted strong quarterly results after Thursday's market close. Revenue climbed 11% for the premium coffee house chain to $3.36 billion, with earnings of 46 cents a share. It's a far cry from a few years ago, when the chain was on the retreat due to the recession.

What to Watch This Week: A Trainload of Earnings Reports

There's never a dull moment on Wall Street, especially now that 2012 is rolling into its first earnings season. Let's go over some of the items that will help shape this week, among them: railroad stocks, Apple, Netflix, the maker of infant formula Enfamil, Starbucks and McDonald's.

Starbucks Serves Up No Earnings Surprises

Same-store sales were the big story in Wednesday's fiscal third quarter earnings report, and Starbucks delivered the iced frappuccinos, serving up a 9% increase over the third quarter 2009, a 6% increase in traffic and a 3% increase in average ticket.