NYSE:BRFS - BRF Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$5.84 -0.07 (-1.18 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 04:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.84
Today's Range$5.79 - $5.94
52-Week Range$4.65 - $12.39
Volume2.02 million shs
Average Volume2.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.74 billion
P/E Ratio-36.50
Dividend YieldN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Meat packing plants
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:BRFS
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.84
Current Ratio1.20
Quick Ratio0.74


Trailing P/E Ratio-36.50
Forward P/E Ratio-6.49
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.48 billion
Price / Sales0.45
Cash Flow$0.5840 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.00
Book Value$4.52 per share
Price / Book1.29


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%


Outstanding Shares812,470,000
Market Cap$4.74 billion

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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.13. The business had revenue of $2.23 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.37 billion. BRF had a negative net margin of 10.23% and a negative return on equity of 22.97%. 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 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for BRF's shares. Their predictions range from $7.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate BRF's stock price to reach $7.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.9% 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?

Press coverage about BRFS stock has trended positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BRF earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of BRF's key competitors?

Who are BRF's key executives?

BRF's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pedro Pullen Parente, Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Elcio Mitsuhiro Ito, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. Leonardo Almeida Byrro, VP of Planning & Distribution and Member of Exec. Board (Age 37)
  • Mr. Andelaney Carvalho dos Santos, VP of Management & Information and Member of Exec. Board (Age 43)
  • Mr. Lorival Nogueira Luz Jr., Global COO & Member of Exec. Board (Age 47)

Who are BRF's major shareholders?

BRF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.74%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.41%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.12%), BlackRock Inc. (0.47%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.28%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.27%).

Which major investors are selling BRF stock?

BRFS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Vanguard Group Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Which major investors are buying BRF stock?

BRFS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Macquarie Group Ltd., TCW Group Inc., Deltec Asset Management LLC and Alliancebernstein L.P..

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 $5.84.

How big of a company is BRF?

BRF has a market capitalization of $4.74 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  211 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  294 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  505
MarketBeat'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 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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