Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) in Focus: Stock Up 5.5% - Tale of the Tape

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Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. ( GMCR ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. The stock picked up sharply from the near-flat trend of $76.51 to $81.00 in the past one-month time frame.

The company has seen 5 negative estimate revisions in the past 30 days and its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved lower over the same time frame, suggesting trouble down the road. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent move higher can last.

Green Mountain currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Other better-ranked consumer staples stocks Kraft Foods Group, Inc. ( KRFT ), Post Holdings, Inc. ( POST ) and The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. ( HAIN ). All these stocks carry a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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Referenced Stocks: GMCR , HAIN , KRFT , POST

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