NYSE:ABEV - AMBEV S A/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $4.57 +0.04 (+0.88 %) (As of 03/20/2019 03:02 PM ET)Previous Close$4.53Today's Range$4.4550 - $4.5952-Week Range$3.77 - $7.35Volume16.54 million shsAverage Volume28.56 million shsMarket Capitalization$71.76 billionP/E Ratio19.85Dividend Yield2.78%Beta0.66 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 CIK1565025 Webwww.ambev.com.br Phone55-11-2122-1200Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05 Current Ratio1.02 Quick Ratio0.80Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.85 Forward P/E Ratio21.74 P/E Growth2.99 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$13.74 billion Price / Sales5.22 Cash Flow$0.2701 per share Price / Cash Flow16.90 Book Value$1.00 per share Price / Book4.57Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.23 Net Income$3.02 billion Net Margins22.24% Return on Equity20.08% Return on Assets12.20%Miscellaneous Employees51,432 Outstanding Shares15,720,180,000Market Cap$71.76 billion Next Earnings DateN/A 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. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.0828 per share on Monday, January 7th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 19th. This is a boost 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.01. The business earned $2.97 billion during the quarter. AMBEV S A/S had a return on equity of 20.08% and a net margin of 22.24%. View AMBEV S A/S's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for ABEV? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for AMBEV S A/S's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate AMBEV S A/S's share price to reach $5.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 28.5% 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? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMBEV S A/S in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings 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? News coverage about ABEV stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMBEV S A/S earned a news impact score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting AMBEV S A/S? AMBEV S A/S saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 22,660,669 shares, a drop of 17.8% from the February 15th total of 27,558,636 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 26,621,033 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 days. View AMBEV S A/S's Current Options Chain. Who are some of AMBEV S A/S's key competitors? Some companies that are related to AMBEV S A/S include The Coca-Cola (KO), LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMUY), PepsiCo (PEP), Diageo (DEO), Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP), Constellation Brands (STZ.B), Constellation Brands (STZ), Brown-Forman (BF.B), COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (CCLAY), Crimson Wine Group (CWGL), Eastside Distilling (EAST), Willamette Valley Vineyards (WVVI), Jones Soda Co. ( USA ) (JSDA), Truett-Hurst (THST) and Long Blockchain (LBCC). What other stocks do shareholders of AMBEV S A/S own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AMBEV S A/S investors own include Anheuser Busch Inbev (BUD), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Mcdonald's (MCD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Vale (VALE), Micron Technology (MU), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), Intel (INTC) and Boeing (BA). 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 51)Mr. Fernando Mommensohn Tennenbaum, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board of OfficersMr. Eduardo Braga Cavalcanti de Lacerda, Soft Drinks Exec. Officer & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 42)Mr. Ricardo Morais Pereira de Melo, Member of Management Board (Age 47)Mr. Rodrigo Figueiredo de Souza, Chief Procurement Officer & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 43) Who are AMBEV S A/S's major shareholders? AMBEV S A/S's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.47%), BlackRock Inc. (0.21%), Boston Partners (0.20%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.18%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.17%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.16%). Which institutional investors are selling AMBEV S A/S stock? ABEV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Banco Santander S.A., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Boston Partners. Which institutional investors are buying AMBEV S A/S stock? ABEV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AKO Capital LLP, FMR LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Bank of America Corp DE, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Northcape Capital Pty Ltd and Westpac Banking Corp. 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 $4.54. How big of a company is AMBEV S A/S? AMBEV S A/S has a market capitalization of $71.37 billion and generates $13.74 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.02 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: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 240 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 321 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 561MarketBeat'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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Mutual Funds Work?