NYSE:BRFS - BRF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $6.19 +0.03 (+0.49 %) (As of 02/18/2019 02:06 PM ET)Previous Close$6.16Today's Range$6.13 - $6.2952-Week Range$4.65 - $9.49Volume1.75 million shsAverage Volume3.53 million shsMarket Capitalization$5.03 billionP/E Ratio-38.69Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.62 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email BRF S.A. focuses on raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry and pork for processing, production, and sale of fresh meat, processed products, pasta, sauce, mayonnaise, frozen vegetables, and soybean by-products. Its product portfolio comprises whole chickens and frozen cuts of chicken, turkey, and pork; ham products, bologna, sausages, frankfurters, and other smoked products; hamburgers, breaded meat products, and meatballs; lasagnas, pizzas, cheese breads, pies, and frozen vegetables; margarine, mustard and ketchup, and sauces and mayonnaise; and soy meal and refined soy flour, as well as animal feed. The company primarily sells its products under the Sadia, Perdigão, Qualy, Perdix, Paty, Bocatti, Vienissima, Dánica, Confidence, Speedy Polo, Banvit, and Hilal brands. It serves supermarkets, retail stores, wholesalers, food services, and other institutional customers. BRF S.A. operates primarily in Brazil, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company was formerly known as BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. and changed its name to BRF S.A. in April 2013. BRF S.A. was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in Itajaí, Brazil. Receive BRFS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BRFS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Meat packing plants Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:BRFS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.brf-br.com Phone55-11-2322-5005Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.84 Current Ratio1.20 Quick Ratio0.74Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-38.69 Forward P/E Ratio-7.20 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.48 billion Price / Sales0.48 Cash Flow$0.6010 per share Price / Cash Flow10.30 Book Value$4.52 per share Price / Book1.37Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.16) Net Income$-352,530,000.00 Net Margins-10.23% Return on Equity-22.97% Return on Assets-5.42%Miscellaneous Employees108,234 Outstanding Shares812,473,000Market Cap$5.03 billion OptionableOptionable BRF (NYSE:BRFS) Frequently Asked Questions What is BRF's stock symbol? BRF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRFS." How were BRF's earnings last quarter? Brf S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.09. The firm earned $2.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.57 billion. BRF had a negative return on equity of 22.97% and a negative net margin of 10.23%. View BRF's Earnings History. When is BRF's next earnings date? BRF is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BRF. What price target have analysts set for BRFS? 6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for BRF's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect BRF's stock price to reach $7.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BRF. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BRF? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BRF in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BRF. Has BRF been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about BRFS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BRF earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting BRF? BRF saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 22,464,848 shares, an increase of 12.3% from the December 31st total of 20,005,114 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,469,041 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.5 days. View BRF's Current Options Chain. Who are some of BRF's key competitors? Some companies that are related to BRF include Hormel Foods (HRL), MITSUBISHI CHEM/ADR (MTLHY), Jefferies Financial Group (JEF), Teijin Adr Rep (TINLY) and Leucadia National (LUK). Who are BRF's key executives? BRF's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Pedro Pullen Parente, Chairman & CEO (Age 66)Mr. Elcio Mitsuhiro Ito, Chief Financial & Investor Relations OfficerMr. Leonardo Almeida Byrro, VP of Planning & Distribution and Member of Exec. Board (Age 38)Mr. Andelaney Carvalho dos Santos, VP of Management & Information and Member of Exec. Board (Age 44)Mr. Lorival Nogueira Luz Jr., Global COO & Member of Exec. Board (Age 48) Who are BRF's major shareholders? BRF's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.13%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.27%), INCA Investments LLC (0.93%), Oaktree Capital Management LP (0.67%), BlackRock Inc. (0.33%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.16%). Which major investors are selling BRF stock? BRFS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, CoreCommodity Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., Gould Asset Management LLC CA, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and World Asset Management Inc. Which major investors are buying BRF stock? BRFS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., INCA Investments LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Oaktree Capital Management LP, Barclays PLC, Northern Trust Corp and Two Sigma Advisers LP. How do I buy shares of BRF? Shares of BRFS 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 BRF's stock price today? One share of BRFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.19. How big of a company is BRF? BRF has a market capitalization of $5.03 billion and generates $10.48 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-352,530,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.16) on an earnings per share basis. BRF employs 108,234 workers across the globe. What is BRF's official website? The official website for BRF is http://www.brf-br.com. How can I contact BRF? BRF's mailing address is R. Hungria 1400 - 5th Floor, Sao Paulo D5, 01455-000. The company can be reached via phone at 55-11-2322-5005 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for BRF (NYSE BRFS)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 220 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 305 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 525MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BRF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BRFS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BRFS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is Cost of Capital?