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 $4.45 -0.05 (-1.11 %) (As of 04/25/2019 06:31 AM ET)Previous Close$4.50Today's Range$4.35 - $4.465052-Week Range$3.77 - $6.75Volume21.19 million shsAverage Volume22.72 million shsMarket Capitalization$69.95 billionP/E Ratio23.42Dividend Yield2.79%Beta0.65 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 products in the Americas. It operates through three segments: Latin America North, Latin America South, and Canada. The company offers beer primarily under the Skol, Brahma, Antarctica, 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, and Seven Up 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 Ratio23.42 Forward P/E Ratio20.23 P/E Growth2.9 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$13.10 billion Price / Sales5.34 Cash Flow$0.2593 per share Price / Cash Flow17.16 Book Value$1.00 per share Price / Book4.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.19 Net Income$3.02 billion Net Margins22.18% Return on Equity20.58% Return on Assets12.50%Miscellaneous Employees51,432 Outstanding Shares15,720,180,000Market Cap$69.95 billion Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (Estimated) 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 of this dividend 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 data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) 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 net margin of 22.18% and a return on equity of 20.58%. 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 Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMBEV S A/S. What price target have analysts set for ABEV? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for AMBEV S A/S's stock. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect AMBEV S A/S's share price to reach $5.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.1% 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 articles about ABEV stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMBEV S A/S earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting AMBEV S A/S? AMBEV S A/S saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 20,121,198 shares, a drop of 11.2% from the February 28th total of 22,660,669 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 29,520,610 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? 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), Constellation Brands (STZ.B), Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP), 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 Vale (VALE), Anheuser Busch Inbev (BUD), Range Resources (RRC), Callon Petroleum (CPE), General Electric (GE), Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP), Coeur Mining (CDE), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), Novavax (NVAX) and New Age Beverages (NBEV). 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 Officers (Age 42)Mr. Eduardo Braga Cavalcanti de Lacerda, Chief Soft Drinks Officer & Member of Exec. Board of Officers (Age 42)Mr. Ricardo Morais Pereira de Melo, Chief People Officer & 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.16%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.06%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.03%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.01%), Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (0.00%) and Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. (0.00%). 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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Eqis Capital Management Inc., Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA and Hexavest Inc.. Which major investors are buying AMBEV S A/S stock? ABEV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Henry James International Management Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Eagle Global Advisors LLC and Brinker Capital Inc.. 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 $4.45. How big of a company is AMBEV S A/S? AMBEV S A/S has a market capitalization of $69.95 billion and generates $13.10 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.02 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.19 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 248 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 328 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 576MarketBeat'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 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ Stock Market?