For fiscal year 2011, Starbucks Corporation
(SBUX) had total revenues of $11.70 billion, net income of $1.25 billion, total
assets of $7.36 billion, and total shareholder’s equity of $4.38 billion.
- a. Calculate the Starbucks’ ROE directly, and using the
- b. Comparing with the data for Peet’s in Problem 41, use
the DuPont Identity to understand the difference between the two firms’