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NYSE:BF.B - Brown-Forman Stock Price, Forecast & News

$63.35
-0.22 (-0.35 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$62.02
Now: $63.35
$63.92
50-Day Range
$63.35
MA: $65.51
$68.77
52-Week Range
$44.57
Now: $63.35
$68.99
Volume1.50 million shs
Average Volume1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$30.24 billion
P/E Ratio36.62
Dividend Yield1.10%
Beta0.65
Brown-Forman Corporation manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages worldwide. It provides spirits, wines, ready-to-drink cocktails, whiskeys, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Gentleman Jack, Woodford Reserve, Korbel, Finlandia, el Jimador, Herradura, Sonoma-Cutrer, Canadian Mist, GlenDronach, BenRiach, Glenglassaugh, Chambord, Old Forester, Early Times, Pepe Lopez, Antiguo, Slane Irish, and Coopers' Craft brands. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Beverages
Sub-IndustryDistillers & Vintners
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIP11563720
CIKN/A
Phone502-585-1100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.32 billion
Cash Flow$1.78 per share
Book Value$3.45 per share

Profitability

Net Income$835 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,700
Market Cap$30.24 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF.B) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brown-Forman's stock symbol?

Brown-Forman trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BF.B."

How often does Brown-Forman pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brown-Forman?

Brown-Forman announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be given a dividend of $0.174 per share on Thursday, January 2nd. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 4th. This is an increase from Brown-Forman's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View Brown-Forman's Dividend History.

When did Brown-Forman's stock split? How did Brown-Forman's stock split work?

Brown-Forman's stock split before market open on Wednesday, February 28th 2018. The 5-4 split was announced on Tuesday, January 23rd 2018. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, February 27th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Brown-Forman stock prior to the split would have 125 shares after the split.

When is Brown-Forman's next earnings date?

Brown-Forman is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Brown-Forman.

What guidance has Brown-Forman issued on next quarter's earnings?

Brown-Forman updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.75-1.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.79. The company issued revenue guidance of +5-7% to $3.49-3.56 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.48 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BF.B?

10 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Brown-Forman's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $66.00. On average, they expect Brown-Forman's stock price to reach $57.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Brown-Forman.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brown-Forman?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brown-Forman in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Brown-Forman.

Has Brown-Forman been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BF.B stock have trended extremely positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Brown-Forman earned a news sentiment score of 4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Brown-Forman.

Are investors shorting Brown-Forman?

Brown-Forman saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 12,620,000 shares, a decrease of 7.7% from the October 31st total of 13,670,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,460,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 8.6 days. Currently, 4.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Brown-Forman's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Brown-Forman's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Brown-Forman own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brown-Forman investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mcdonald's (MCD), 3M (MMM), PepsiCo (PEP), Procter & Gamble (PG), Netflix (NFLX), Starbucks (SBUX), Boeing (BA), Emerson Electric (EMR) and Automatic Data Processing (ADP).

Who are Brown-Forman's key executives?

Brown-Forman's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lawson E. Whiting, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Jane Cecil Morreau, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mark I. McCallum, Exec. VP & Chief Brands Officer (Age 64)
  • Ms. Kelli B. Nelson, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jason Koval, VP &Director of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Brown-Forman?

Shares of BF.B 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Brown-Forman's stock price today?

One share of BF.B stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.35.

How big of a company is Brown-Forman?

Brown-Forman has a market capitalization of $30.24 billion and generates $3.32 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $835 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.73 on an earnings per share basis. Brown-Forman employs 4,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Brown-Forman.

What is Brown-Forman's official website?

The official website for Brown-Forman is http://www.brown-forman.com/.

How can I contact Brown-Forman?

Brown-Forman's mailing address is 850 Dixie Highway, LOUISVILLE KY, 40201. The company can be reached via phone at 502-585-1100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Brown-Forman (NYSE BF.B)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  323 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  476 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  799
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Brown-Forman and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BF.B will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BF.B will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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