BBVA Banco Frances S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:BFR)

About BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)

BBVA Banco Frances S.A. logoBBVA Banco Frances S.A. (the Bank) is a provider of financial services to large corporations, small and medium-size companies (SMEs), as well as individual customers. The Bank is focused on the financial sector, through its activities related to banking/financial, pension fund manager and insurance. The Bank has all its operations, property and customers located in Argentina. As part of its business, the Bank conducts capital markets and securities operations directly in the over-the-counter market and indirectly in Bolsa de Comercio de Buenos Aires (BCBA). Its corporate banking is divided by industry, such as consumer, heavy industries and energy. The Bank's business lines include Retail Banking, Enterprise Banking, and Corporate and Investment Banking. Enterprise Banking offers both short- and long-term financing. The Corporate and Investment Banking business line is concerned with foreign trade transactions, and advice in mergers and acquisitions and in capital market transactions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Foreign Regional Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BFR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.bbvafrances.com.ar
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $3.21 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 178,959,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.06
  • 52 Week Range: $16.20 - $21.96
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.79
  • P/E Growth: 0.37
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.07 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.00
  • Book Value: $5.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.02
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.42
  • Dividend Yield: 2.9%
Profitability:
  • Return on Equity: 28.45%
  • Return on Assets: 3.49%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 1.00%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.12%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 173,721 shs.
  • Beta: 0.97
  • Short Ratio: 0.99
 

Frequently Asked Questions for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)

What is BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock symbol?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BFR."

How were BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s earnings last quarter?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 11th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.11. View BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s Earnings History.

Where is BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock going? Where will BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock price to reach $35.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BBVA Banco Frances S.A..

Who are some of BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s key competitors?

Who owns BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.91%), Morgan Stanley (0.90%), EMS Capital LP (0.50%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.34%), Schroder Investment Management Group (0.32%) and Bienville Capital Management LLC (0.18%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BBVA Banco Frances S.A..

Who sold BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock? Who is selling BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Bienville Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for BBVA Banco Frances S.A..

Who bought BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock? Who is buying BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A.'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Global X Management Co. LLC, Newfoundland Capital Management, Somerset Capital Management LLP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Exane Derivatives. View Insider Buying and Selling for BBVA Banco Frances S.A..

How do I buy BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock?

Shares of BBVA Banco Frances S.A. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock cost?

One share of BBVA Banco Frances S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.93.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $35.00 (95.20% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/11/2017Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeHold$35.00LowView Rating Details
3/23/2016SantanderInitiated CoverageUnderperform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
11/12/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
Earnings by Quarter for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
Earnings History by Quarter for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/11/2015Q2 2015$0.53$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q3 2014$0.34$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q2 2014$0.44$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014$0.37$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.84 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.04 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
Most Recent Dividend:3/17/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.42
Dividend Yield:2.34%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:22.83% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
22.83% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
20.59% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)

Dividend History by Quarter for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/4/2016Annual$0.103/15/20163/17/20163/17/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
Latest Headlines for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 8:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group AG Lowers BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 12:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) Will Announce Earnings of $0.36 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 8:18 AM
bloomberg.com logo‘Scorched Earth’ Argentina Is LarrainVial's Next Target
www.bloomberg.com - May 8 at 3:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.46
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 1:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo7 Stocks With Growing Book Values
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 4:30 PM
reuters.com logoFitch Affirms BBVA Banco Frances's IDR at 'B'; Outlook Stable
www.reuters.com - March 2 at 1:55 AM
seekingalpha.com logoArgentine Banking ADRs: A New Phase Of Growth
seekingalpha.com - February 14 at 3:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 5.4%
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 4:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Get Rid of BBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Now?
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 4:14 PM
moodys.com logoPSA Finance Argentina Comp.Fin.S.A. -- Moody's assigns a Aa2.ar debt rating to PSA Finance Argentina Compania Financiera S.A.'s debt issuances
www.moodys.com - October 8 at 8:34 AM
nasdaq.com logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for June 23rd
www.nasdaq.com - June 23 at 11:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: BBVA Banco Francés, Deutsche Bank, UBS Group, Royal Bank of Canada and Shinhan Financial Group
finance.yahoo.com - June 10 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for June 6th
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBVA BANCO FRANCES SA Financials
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 1:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBVA Frances (NYSE: BFR.N; BCBA: FRAN.BA; LATIBEX: BFR.LA) Informs That It Has Filed Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year 2015 and Irannotice
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 11:55 AM
moodys.com logoPSA Finance Argentina Comp.Fin.S.A. -- Moody's assigns a Aa2.ar debt rating to PSA Finance Argentina Compania Financiera S.A.
www.moodys.com - April 25 at 9:16 PM
marketwatch.com logoFitch Upgrades BBVA Banco Frances' VR to 'b' and IDR to 'B'; Outlook Stable
www.marketwatch.com - April 19 at 8:02 PM
zacks.com logoIs BBVA Banco Frances an Incredible Momentum Stock? 3 Reasons Why BFR Will Be Tough to Beat
www.zacks.com - April 18 at 7:56 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoUPDATE: Argentina Rallies On Court Victory, Buy 30-Year Bond?
blogs.barrons.com - April 13 at 12:59 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoArgentina's Bond Pitch: No Holdouts, No More Defaults?
blogs.barrons.com - April 11 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy? - Yahoo News
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 12:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDeutsche Latin America Equity Fund Is Having an Excellent 2016
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 11:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Banco Frances by Credit Suisse
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 8:42 AM
investorplace.com logoBiggest Movers in Finance Stocks Now – NRE BSBR CFR ENVA
investorplace.com - March 4 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRBS to Reconsider Ulster Bank Sale Post October Split-Off?
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 3:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyst Shares His Favorite Argentine Stocks: Long Banks, Short Energy
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 10:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy BBVA Banco Frances (BFR) Might Surprise This Earnings Season
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 8:44 AM

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BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (BFR) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff