Brown Forman Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:BF.A)

About Brown Forman Corporation

Brown Forman Corporation logoBrown-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: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BF.A
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  • Previous Close: $0.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $N/A
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $N/A
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.84
  • Net Margins: 26.81%
  • Return on Equity: 50.00%
  • Return on Assets: 15.54%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.49%
  • Current Ratio: 2.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.38%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: $101.00 (Infinity upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/15/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
4/1/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$108.00 -> $102.00View Rating Details
3/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$100.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
3/4/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$111.00 -> $106.00View Rating Details
1/4/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
10/23/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/28/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> UnderweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/31/2016Q117$0.37$0.36$883.40 million$900.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/8/2016Q416$0.72$2.60$899.06 million$933.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q316$0.94$0.94$1.10 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2015Q216$1.00$0.97$1.10 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q116$0.75$0.75$947.10 million$900.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/3/2015Q415$0.66$0.66$918.50 million$947.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q315$0.87$0.87$1.12 billion$1.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/3/2014Q2$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q115$0.70$947.90 million$921.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/4/2014Q4$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q314$0.76$0.82$1.08 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2013Q214$0.96$1.01 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q114$0.66$878.00 million$896.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2013Q413$0.52$801.00 million$866.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/5/2012Q213$0.80$1.01 million$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
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Current Dividend Information for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
Annual Dividend:$0.73
Dividend Yield:Infinity
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)

Dividend History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
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Latest Headlines for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.A)
DateHeadline logoPost Earnings Coverage as Brown-Forman Q2 EPS Met Expectations (NYSE:BF.A) - December 14 at 3:15 PM logoBrown-Forman: Still Enriching Shareholders (NYSE:BF.A) - December 14 at 3:15 PM logoTracking Gardner Russo & Gardner Portfolio - Q3 2016 Update (NYSE:BF.A) - November 30 at 11:25 AM
News IconUpdate on Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF-A) for the day (NYSE:BF.A) - October 15 at 8:37 AM
News IconSpirits maker Brown-Forman posts lower 1Q profit (NYSE:BF.A) - August 31 at 3:48 PM logoBrown-Forman (BF-B) Announces Plans to Establish Distribution Company in Spain (NYSE:BF.A) - July 21 at 12:18 PM logoBrown-Forman Annual Meeting of Stockholders is July 28 (NYSE:BF.A) - July 18 at 3:52 PM logoBrown-Forman Refines Distribution in Florida, Colorado, and New Mexico (NYSE:BF.A) - February 24 at 2:50 PM logoJack Daniel's Maker Brown-Forman Is A Great Long-Term Investment (NYSE:BF.A) - February 19 at 2:12 PM logoUndervalued Vineyards: Buy Concha y Toro Before The Market Does The Math (NYSE:BF.A) - January 30 at 6:43 PM logoBrown-Forman to Sell Southern Comfort, Tuaca Brands For $543.5 Million (NYSE:BF.A) - January 16 at 7:33 PM


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 Tuesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.183 per share on Monday, April 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 2nd.

Where is Brown Forman Corporation's stock going? Where will Brown Forman Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Brown Forman Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $106.00. On average, they expect Brown Forman Corporation's share price to reach $101.00 in the next year.

How do I buy Brown Forman Corporation stock?

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff