Brown-Forman Corporation is a spirit and wine company. The Company manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets and sells a range of alcoholic beverages. The Company has a portfolio of approximately 40 spirit, wine and ready-to-drink cocktail (RTD) brands. Its principal brands include Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel's RTDs, Jack Daniel's Tennessee Honey, Gentleman Jack Rare Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel's Tennessee Fire, Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Collection, Jack Daniel's Sinatra Select, Jack Daniel's Winter Jack, Jack Daniel's No. 27 Gold Tennessee Whiskey, Finlandia Vodkas, Finlandia RTDs, Korbel California Brandy, Woodford Reserve Kentucky Bourbons, el Jimador Tequilas, el Jimador New Mix RTDs, Herradura Tequilas, Canadian Mist Canadian Whisky, Sonoma-Cutrer California Wines, Early Times Kentucky Whisky and Bourbon, Chambord Liqueur, Old Forester Kentucky Bourbon, Antiguo Tequila, Pepe Lopez Tequila, Santa Dose Cachaca and Collingwood Canadian Whisky.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Staples
- Industry: Distillers & Wineries - NEC
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:BF.A
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.brown-forman.com
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: N/A
- Annual Dividend: $0.73
- Dividend Yield: 1.5%
- Net Margins: 17.29%
- Return on Equity: 51.93%
- Return on Assets: 14.35%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.23%
- Current Ratio: 2.42%
- Quick Ratio: 1.11%
Frequently Asked Questions for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
What is Brown Forman Corporation's stock symbol?
Brown Forman Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BF.A."
How often does Brown Forman Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brown Forman Corporation?
Brown Forman Corporation announced a dividend on Thursday, May 25th. Investors of record on Monday, June 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.183 per share on Monday, July 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 1st. View Brown Forman Corporation's Dividend History.
How were Brown Forman Corporation's earnings last quarter?
Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 31st. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.37 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $900 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $883.40 million. Brown Forman Corporation had a return on equity of 51.93% and a net margin of 17.29%. View Brown Forman Corporation's Earnings History.
Who are some of Brown Forman Corporation's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Brown Forman Corporation include Constellation Brands (STZ), Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) (EL), Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (FMX), Pernod Ricard SA (PDRDY), General Mills (GIS), Henkel AG & Co. (HENKY), Associated British Foods plc (ASBFY), Kao Corp. (KCRPY), Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST), Sysco Corporation (SYY), Newell Brands (NWL), Ahold NV (ADRNY), Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), Kellogg Company (K), Hershey Company (The) (HSY), Tyson Foods (TSN), Coca-Cola European Partners plc (CCE) and Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP).
Who are Brown Forman Corporation's key executives?
Brown Forman Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:
- Paul C. Varga, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
- Garvin Brown IV, Co-Chairman of the Board
- Jane C. Morreau, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
- Kirsten M. Hawley, Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President
- Matthew E. Hamel, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
- Jill Ackerman Jones, Executive Vice President; President - North America and Latin America,IMEA
- Mark I. McCallum, Executive Vice President,President- Jack Daniel’s Brands
- Lawson E. Whiting, Executive Vice President and Chief Brands and Strategy Officer
- Brian P. Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
- Alejandro Alvarez, Senior Vice President, Chief Production Officer
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Earnings History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)Earnings History by Quarter for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE BF.A)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|8/31/2016||Q117||$0.37||$0.36||$883.40 million||$900.00 million||View||Listen|
|6/8/2016||Q416||$0.72||$2.60||$899.06 million||$933.00 million||View||N/A|
|3/2/2016||Q316||$0.94||$0.94||$1.10 billion||$1.08 billion||View||N/A|
|12/2/2015||Q216||$1.00||$0.97||$1.10 billion||$1.10 billion||View||N/A|
|8/26/2015||Q116||$0.75||$0.75||$947.10 million||$900.00 million||View||Listen|
|6/3/2015||Q415||$0.66||$0.66||$918.50 million||$947.00 million||View||N/A|
|3/4/2015||Q315||$0.87||$0.87||$1.12 billion||$1.09 million||View||N/A|
|8/27/2014||Q115||$0.70||$947.90 million||$921.00 million||View||N/A|
|3/5/2014||Q314||$0.76||$0.82||$1.08 billion||$1.08 billion||View||N/A|
|12/4/2013||Q214||$0.96||$1.01 billion||$1.08 billion||View||Listen|
|8/28/2013||Q114||$0.66||$878.00 million||$896.00 million||View||N/A|
|6/5/2013||Q413||$0.52||$801.00 million||$866.00 million||View||N/A|
|12/5/2012||Q213||$0.80||$1.01 million||$1.01 billion||View||N/A|
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Current Dividend Information for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
|Most Recent Dividend:||7/3/2017|
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||42.94% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
Dividend History by Quarter for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE BF.A)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
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