NYSE:BFR - BBVA Banco Frances Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$13.47 +0.31 (+2.36 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.16
Today's Range$13.24 - $13.60
52-Week Range$11.41 - $27.45
Volume233,543 shs
Average Volume338,163 shs
Market Capitalization$2.66 billion
P/E Ratio11.54
Dividend Yield1.60%
BBVA Banco Frances logoBBVA Banco Francés S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides financial services to small and medium enterprises, and individual customers in Spain, Mexico, South America, the United States, Turkey, and rest of Eurasia. The company offers current, checking, and savings accounts, as well as demand and time deposits. It also provides personal and auto loans, and mortgages; loans to the public sector and local financial institutions, and short-term loans to companies, as well as overdraft lines of credit, discounted instruments, real estate mortgage loans, collateral loans, consumer loans, credit card loans, pre-financing and export financing, and short-term placements in foreign banks. In addition, the company offers fire, mixed family and comprehensive, civil liability, theft, personal accidents, umbrella life, debtor balances, funeral services, and other insurance coverage products; investment fund and pension fund management services; and stock exchange brokerage services. Further, it provides financing for the acquisition of new and second-hand Peugeot and Citroën vehicles through pledge loans, receivables from financial leases, and other financial products and in supplying services associated to the purchase, maintenance, and insurance coverage of motor vehicles; and secured loans for the purchase of VW, Audi, and Ducati new or second hand vehicles, credit through operating leases, and other financial products and services, as well as engages in security trading, investment banking, and other authorized operations. As of December 31, 2017, it operated a network of 251 retail branches, 15 in-company branches, 1 points of sale, and 2 point of express support, 797 ATMs, 822 self-service terminals, a telephone banking, and Internet banking services. The company was formerly known as Banco Francés S.A. and changed its name to BBVA Banco Francés S.A. in October 2000. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Buenos Aires, the Republic of Argentina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio1.20
Quick Ratio1.20


Trailing P/E Ratio11.54
Forward P/E Ratio9.35
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.83 billion
Price / Sales1.51
Cash Flow$1.1868 per share
Price / Cash11.35
Book Value$7.71 per share
Price / Book1.75


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14
Net Income$234.24 million
Net MarginsN/A
Return on Equity10.96%
Return on Assets1.24%


Outstanding Shares204,220,000
Market Cap$2,658.95

BBVA Banco Frances (NYSE:BFR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BBVA Banco Frances' stock symbol?

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

How often does BBVA Banco Frances pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BBVA Banco Frances?

BBVA Banco Frances declared an annual dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $0.209 per share on Wednesday, May 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 7th. This is a boost from BBVA Banco Frances's previous annual dividend of $0.17. View BBVA Banco Frances' Dividend History.

How were BBVA Banco Frances' earnings last quarter?

BBVA Banco Frances S.A. (NYSE:BFR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, June, 1st. The bank reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter. View BBVA Banco Frances' Earnings History.

When is BBVA Banco Frances' next earnings date?

BBVA Banco Frances is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for BBVA Banco Frances.

What price target have analysts set for BFR?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for BBVA Banco Frances' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate BBVA Banco Frances' stock price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 70.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for BBVA Banco Frances.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BBVA Banco Frances?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BBVA Banco Frances in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of BBVA Banco Frances' key competitors?

Who are BBVA Banco Frances' key executives?

BBVA Banco Frances' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Martín Ezequiel Zarich, CEO & GM (Age 54)
  • Mr. Ernesto Ramón Gallardo Jimenez, CFO, Director of Fin. & Planning and Head of Market Relations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Manuel Mansilla, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Carlos Elizalde, Director of Corp. & Investment Banking (Age 57)
  • Ms. Mara Elena Siburu de Lpez Oliva, Mang. of Investor Relations

Has BBVA Banco Frances been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BFR stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BBVA Banco Frances earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.25 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are BBVA Banco Frances' major shareholders?

BBVA Banco Frances' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (1.76%), Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. (0.11%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.01%) and Exane Derivatives (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BBVA Banco Frances.

Which major investors are selling BBVA Banco Frances stock?

BFR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BBVA Banco Frances.

Which major investors are buying BBVA Banco Frances stock?

BFR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. and Exane Derivatives. View Insider Buying and Selling for BBVA Banco Frances.

How do I buy shares of BBVA Banco Frances?

Shares of BFR 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 BBVA Banco Frances' stock price today?

One share of BFR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.47.

How big of a company is BBVA Banco Frances?

BBVA Banco Frances has a market capitalization of $2.66 billion and generates $1.83 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $234.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.14 on an earnings per share basis. BBVA Banco Frances employs 6,253 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BBVA Banco Frances?

BBVA Banco Frances' mailing address is RECONQUISTA 199, BUENOS AIRES C1, C1003ABB. The bank can be reached via phone at 54-11-4346-4000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for BBVA Banco Frances (NYSE BFR)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  518
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BBVA Banco Frances and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BFR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BFR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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