NYSE:ABEV - AMBEV S A/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.08 -0.09 (-2.16 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$4.08
Today's Range$4.06 - $4.19
52-Week Range$3.86 - $7.43
Volume19.31 million shs
Average Volume20.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$64.06 billion
P/E Ratio17.74
Dividend Yield3.53%
Beta0.54
Ambev S.A., through its subsidiaries, produces, distributes, and sells beer, draft beer, carbonated soft drinks (CSD), other non-alcoholic beverages, malt, and food in the Americas. It operates through Latin America North, Latin America South, and Canada segments. The company offers beer primarily under the Skol, Brahma, Antarctic, Brahva, Brahva Gold, Extra, Budweiser, Bud Light, Stella Artois, Corona, Modelo Especial, Beck, Leffe, Hoegaarden, Presidente, Brahma Light, President Light, Bohemia, The One, Quilmes Clásica, Paceña, Taquiña, Huari, Becker, Báltica, Ouro Fino, Pilsen, Patricia, Labatt Blue, Alexander Keith's, Kokanee, Banks, and Deputy brands. It also provides CSD, bottled water, isotonic beverages, energy drinks, coconut water, powdered and natural juices, and ready-to-drink teas under the Guaraná Antarctica, Gatorade, H2OH!, Lipton Iced Tea, Fusion, Do Bem, Pepsi, Canada Dry, Squirt, Red Rock, Pepsi-Cola, Seven Up, and Frutee brands, as well as cereal bars. Ambev S.A. offers its products through a network of third-party distributors and a direct distribution system. The company was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil. Ambev S.A. is a subsidiary of Interbrew International B.V.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Beverages
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:ABEV
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone55-11-2122-1200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.06
Current Ratio1.02
Quick Ratio0.82

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.74
Forward P/E Ratio20.40
P/E Growth1.98

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.01 billion
Price / Sales4.27
Cash Flow$0.3155 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.93
Book Value$0.96 per share
Price / Book4.25

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.23
Net Income$2.30 billion
Net Margins22.07%
Return on Equity23.16%
Return on Assets13.71%

Miscellaneous

Employees51,432
Outstanding Shares15,701,100,000
Market Cap$64.06 billion
OptionableOptionable

AMBEV S A/S (NYSE:ABEV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AMBEV S A/S's stock symbol?

AMBEV S A/S trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABEV."

How often does AMBEV S A/S pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AMBEV S A/S?

AMBEV S A/S declared a special dividend on Thursday, December 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.0828 per share on Monday, January 7th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 19th. This is a positive change from AMBEV S A/S's previous special dividend of $0.04. View AMBEV S A/S's Dividend History.

How were AMBEV S A/S's earnings last quarter?

AMBEV S A/S (NYSE:ABEV) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $2.97 billion for the quarter. AMBEV S A/S had a return on equity of 23.16% and a net margin of 22.07%. View AMBEV S A/S's Earnings History.

When is AMBEV S A/S's next earnings date?

AMBEV S A/S is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMBEV S A/S.

What price target have analysts set for ABEV?

5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for AMBEV S A/S's shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect AMBEV S A/S's stock price to reach $5.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMBEV S A/S.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMBEV S A/S?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMBEV S A/S in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AMBEV S A/S.

Has AMBEV S A/S been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ABEV stock has trended positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AMBEV S A/S earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting AMBEV S A/S?

AMBEV S A/S saw a decline in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 18,748,329 shares, a decline of 14.3% from the October 31st total of 21,880,897 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 26,700,624 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.7 days. View AMBEV S A/S's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AMBEV S A/S's key competitors?

Who are AMBEV S A/S's key executives?

AMBEV S A/S's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bernardo Pinto Paiva, CEO & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 50)
  • Mr. Fernando Mommensohn Tennenbaum, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board of Officers
  • Mr. Pedro de Abreu Mariani, Corp. Affairs Exec. Officer, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 51)
  • Ms. Paula Nogueira Lindenberg, Marketing Exec. Officer & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 42)
  • Mr. Eduardo Braga Cavalcanti de Lacerda, Soft Drinks Exec. Officer & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 41)

Who are AMBEV S A/S's major shareholders?

AMBEV S A/S's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.53%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.44%), BlackRock Inc. (0.28%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.24%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.19%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (0.19%).

Which major investors are selling AMBEV S A/S stock?

ABEV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Northern Cross LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Morgan Stanley, FIL Ltd, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Hsbc Holdings PLC.

Which major investors are buying AMBEV S A/S stock?

ABEV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BlackRock Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, AMS Capital Ltda, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, AKO Capital LLP and Man Group plc.

How do I buy shares of AMBEV S A/S?

Shares of ABEV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AMBEV S A/S's stock price today?

One share of ABEV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.08.

How big of a company is AMBEV S A/S?

AMBEV S A/S has a market capitalization of $64.06 billion and generates $15.01 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.23 on an earnings per share basis. AMBEV S A/S employs 51,432 workers across the globe.

What is AMBEV S A/S's official website?

The official website for AMBEV S A/S is http://www.ambev.com.br.

How can I contact AMBEV S A/S?

AMBEV S A/S's mailing address is RUA DR. RENATO PAES DE BARROS 1017 3 ANDAR PARTE, SAO PAULO D5, 04530-001. The company can be reached via phone at 55-11-2122-1200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AMBEV S A/S (NYSE ABEV)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  299 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  526
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AMBEV S A/S and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABEV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABEV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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