Sustainability in the Global Defense Industry 2011-2012: Market Trends and Opportunities, Forecast of Budgets and Profitability, Defense Industry Procurement and Marketing Initiatives
- Published: September 2011
- Region: Global
U.S. specialty coffee and coffee maker company Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (GMCR) is recapitalizing to repay existing debt and to purchase Van Houtte, a Canadian specialty coffee company. We affirmed our preliminary 'B' corporate credit rating. We revised the outlook to stable based on our expectation for liquidity to remain adequate, strong top-line growth to continue, margins to expand, and the successful integration of Van Houtte to occur. On Nov. 2, 2010, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook on Waterbury, Vt.-based Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (GMCR) to stable from negative. At the same time, we affirmed the preliminary 'B' corporate credit rating on GMCR. We also affirmed our preliminary 'B+' issue ratings on the company's $1.45...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc.
Action: Outlook: Stable
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