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

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: Beverages
  • Sub-Industry: Distillers & Vintners
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BF.B
  • CUSIP: 11563720
Key Metrics:
  • 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: 0.82
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 26.81%
  • Return on Equity: 50.00%
  • Return on Assets: 15.54%
Debt:
  • 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.B) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $76.40 (Infinity upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/22/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$55.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
12/8/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$46.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
9/15/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
7/13/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
4/1/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$100.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$100.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/4/2016Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$109.00View Rating Details
9/28/2015Societe GeneraleBoost Price Target$105.00 -> $113.00View Rating Details
9/28/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> UnderweightView Rating Details
9/1/2015Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$90.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
8/27/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutral$102.00 -> $108.00View Rating Details
6/3/2015Pivotal ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/13/2015BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$102.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/31/2016Q1$0.37$0.36$875.50 million$856.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/2/2015$1.00$0.97$1.10 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q1$0.74$0.75$947.14 million$900.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q3$0.86$0.87$1.12 billion$1.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/3/2014Q215$1.04$0.97$1.15 billion$1.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q115$0.72$0.70$947.90 million$921.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/4/2014Q414$0.58$0.62$923.73 million$893.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q3$0.75$0.82$1.07 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2013Q2$0.91$0.96$1.11 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013$0.71$0.66$906.30 million$896.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2013$0.46$0.52$861.40 million$866.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q313$0.70$0.73$1.03 billion$1.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/5/2012$0.78$0.80$1.05 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2012$0.62$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2012$0.76$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2012$1.01$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2011$1.10$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/31/2011$0.83$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/9/2011$0.63$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2011$0.86$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2010$1.00$1.05$917.61 million$905.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.88 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
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)
41.71% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
38.83% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/24/2017$0.183/2/20173/6/20174/3/2017
11/17/2016$0.1811/30/201612/2/20161/3/2017
8/3/2016Quarterly$0.178/30/20169/1/201610/3/2016
5/26/2016Quarterly$0.346/2/20166/6/20167/1/2016
1/29/2016Quarterly$0.343/7/20163/9/20164/1/2016
11/19/2015Quarterly$0.3412/1/201512/3/201512/30/2015
7/23/2015$0.329/3/20159/8/201510/1/2015
5/21/2015$0.326/1/20156/3/20157/1/2015
1/20/2015$0.323/6/20153/10/20154/1/2015
11/20/2014$0.3212/2/201412/4/201412/30/2014
7/24/2014$0.299/4/20149/8/201410/1/2014
5/21/2014$0.296/2/20146/4/20147/1/2014
1/23/2014$0.293/5/20143/7/20144/1/2014
11/21/2013$0.2912/2/201312/4/201312/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Brown Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B)
DateHeadline
News IconBrown-Forman Corporation (:BF-B) Moves into Overbought Territory - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:BF.B)
aikenadvocate.com - February 24 at 3:51 PM
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bvnewsjournal.com - February 24 at 3:51 PM
prnewswire.com logoConsumer Goods Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Constellation Brands, Dr Pepper Snapple, Cott, and Brown-Forman - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:BF.B)
www.prnewswire.com - February 23 at 3:15 PM
News IconEquity Watch: Checking the Dials for Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:BF.B)
piedmontregister.com - February 23 at 3:15 PM
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baldwinjournal.com - February 23 at 3:15 PM
News IconStock Review for Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Davidson Register (NYSE:BF.B)
davidsonregister.com - February 22 at 3:54 PM
News IconBrown-Forman Names Rachel Barrie Whisky Maker for BenRiach, The GlenDronach and Glenglassaugh Distilleries - BevNET.com (NYSE:BF.B)
www.bevnet.com - February 22 at 12:01 PM
News IconMarket Desk: Share Update for Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Providence Standard (NYSE:BF.B)
providencestandard.com - February 21 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrown-Forman's Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for March 7, 2017 - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:BF.B)
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrown-Forman Names Rachel Barrie Whisky Maker for BenRiach, The GlenDronach and Glenglassaugh Distilleries (NYSE:BF.B)
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 3:15 PM
News IconTrading Sheet: Examining the Levels for Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Providence Standard (NYSE:BF.B)
providencestandard.com - February 16 at 5:14 AM
News IconChart Update on Shares of Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Davidson Register (NYSE:BF.B)
davidsonregister.com - February 16 at 5:14 AM
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rivesjournal.com - February 14 at 3:17 PM
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seekingalpha.com - February 14 at 3:17 PM
News IconTechnical Updates on Shares of Brown-Forman Corporation (BF-B) - Benton Bulletin (NYSE:BF.B)
bentonbulletin.com - February 13 at 8:18 PM
News IconTechnical Watch on Shares of Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Midway Monitor (NYSE:BF.B)
midwaymonitor.com - February 11 at 1:21 AM
News IconInvestor Wire: Keeping an Eye on Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - The Standard (NYSE:BF.B)
6milestandard.com - February 9 at 8:21 PM
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6milestandard.com - February 8 at 3:32 PM
bizjournals.com logoBourbon and American whiskey sales topped $3 billion last year - Louisville Business First (NYSE:BF.B)
www.bizjournals.com - February 7 at 9:53 PM
News IconInvestors are Keeping Tabs on Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - Providence Standard (NYSE:BF.B)
providencestandard.com - February 7 at 4:51 PM
News IconBrown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF-B) from Beverages – Wineries & Distillers – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:BF.B)
twincountynews.com - February 3 at 8:19 PM
News IconAnalysts Watch Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF-B) And Issue New Targets - NewsDen (NYSE:BF.B)
newsden.net - February 3 at 3:19 PM
News IconBrown-Forman Corporation – February 2017 $BF.B (NYSE:BF.B)
www.moderngraham.com - February 2 at 9:02 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF-B) from Beverages – Wineries & Distillers (NYSE:BF.B)
twincountynews.com - February 2 at 2:06 AM
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lakecitytribune.com - February 1 at 9:04 PM
News IconIn It For The Long Haul? Long Term Growth Pick: Brown-Forman Corporation (:BF-B) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:BF.B)
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www.gurufocus.com - February 1 at 9:04 PM
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randolphguide.com - February 1 at 9:04 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - January 31 at 4:09 PM
News IconWatching the Technicals on Shares of Brown-Forman Corporation (BF-B) - Springdale Times (NYSE:BF.B)
springdaletimes.com - January 28 at 3:52 PM
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springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 3:27 PM
News IconBrown Forman Class B (BF.B) Holder Tirschwell & Loewy INC Has Upped Position by $10.73 Million - The Randolph Guide (NYSE:BF.B)
randolphguide.com - January 27 at 3:27 PM
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randolphguide.com - January 26 at 4:32 PM
News IconInvestor Radar: Taking a Closer Look at Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF.B) - The Tribune (NYSE:BF.B)
lakecitytribune.com - January 25 at 3:19 PM
bizjournals.com logoFor the bourbon industry, trade agreements aren't something to shoot down - Louisville Business First (NYSE:BF.B)
www.bizjournals.com - January 25 at 2:26 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF-B) from Beverages – Wineries & Distillers - Twin County News (NYSE:BF.B)
twincountynews.com - January 21 at 3:48 PM
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springdaletimes.com - January 21 at 2:56 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 1:16 AM
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heraldbeacon.com - January 18 at 3:15 PM
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springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 3:15 PM
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www.prnewswire.com - January 17 at 9:39 AM
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www.investopedia.com - January 14 at 3:51 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 13 at 3:15 PM
News IconToday's Stock Alert: Brown Forman Corp Stock Increased as Institutional Investors Enter - Baxley Report (NYSE:BF.B)
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wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 3:15 PM
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twincountynews.com - January 5 at 10:18 PM
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streetwisereport.com - January 4 at 3:32 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - December 29 at 3:30 PM

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What is Brown Forman Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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. Shareholders 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?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Brown Forman Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Brown Forman Corporation's stock price to reach $76.40 in the next year.

How do I buy Brown Forman Corporation stock?

Shares of Brown Forman Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff