NYSE:BRFS - BRF S.A. common stock Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.90 -0.20 (-3.92 %)
(As of 08/22/2018 01:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.10
Today's Range$4.90 - $5.06
52-Week Range$4.65 - $15.50
Volume1.85 million shs
Average Volume3.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.21 billion
P/E Ratio-30.63
Dividend YieldN/A
BRF S.A. common stock logoBRF 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.56
Current Ratio1.08
Quick Ratio0.72


Trailing P/E Ratio-30.63
Forward P/E Ratio-14.85
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.48 billion
Price / Sales0.38
Cash Flow$0.5524 per share
Price / Cash8.87
Book Value$4.52 per share
Price / Book1.08


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.16)
Net Income$-352,530,000.00
Net Margins-7.08%
Return on Equity-13.08%
Return on Assets-3.25%


Outstanding Shares812,470,000
Market Cap$4.21 billion

BRF S.A. common stock (NYSE:BRFS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BRF S.A. common stock's stock symbol?

BRF S.A. common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRFS."

How were BRF S.A. common stock's earnings last quarter?

BRF S.A. common stock (NYSE:BRFS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $2.76 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.57 billion. BRF S.A. common stock had a negative net margin of 7.08% and a negative return on equity of 13.08%. View BRF S.A. common stock's Earnings History.

When is BRF S.A. common stock's next earnings date?

BRF S.A. common stock is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for BRF S.A. common stock.

What price target have analysts set for BRFS?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for BRF S.A. common stock's stock. Their predictions range from $7.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect BRF S.A. common stock's share price to reach $11.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 134.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BRF S.A. common stock.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BRF S.A. common stock?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BRF S.A. common stock in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BRF S.A. common stock.

Are investors shorting BRF S.A. common stock?

BRF S.A. common stock saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 21,850,291 shares, an increase of 37.6% from the June 29th total of 15,875,271 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,677,628 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.9 days. View BRF S.A. common stock's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BRF S.A. common stock's key competitors?

Who are BRF S.A. common stock's key executives?

BRF S.A. common stock's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pedro Pullen Parente, Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Lorival Nogueira Luz Jr., CFO, Investor Relations Director & Member of Exec. Board (Age 47)
  • Mr. Leonardo Almeida Byrro, VP of Planning & Distribution and Member of Exec. Board (Age 37)
  • Mr. Alexandre Moreira Martins de Almeida, VP of Brazil & Member of Exec. Board (Age 54)
  • Mr. Andelaney Carvalho dos Santos, VP of Management & Information and Member of Exec. Board (Age 43)

Has BRF S.A. common stock been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BRFS stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BRF S.A. common stock earned a news impact score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.56 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for BRF S.A. common stock.

Who are BRF S.A. common stock's major shareholders?

BRF S.A. common stock's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.43%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.09%), BlackRock Inc. (0.41%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.21%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.20%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.16%).

Which major investors are selling BRF S.A. common stock stock?

BRFS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

Which major investors are buying BRF S.A. common stock stock?

BRFS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Baillie Gifford & Co., Millennium Management LLC, ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd.

How do I buy shares of BRF S.A. common stock?

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.A. common stock's stock price today?

One share of BRFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.90.

How big of a company is BRF S.A. common stock?

BRF S.A. common stock has a market capitalization of $4.21 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 S.A. common stock employs 102,463 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BRF S.A. common stock?

BRF S.A. common stock's mailing address is R. Hungria 1400 - 5th Floor Jd. Europa, Sao Paulo D5, 01455-000. The company can be reached via phone at 55-11-2322-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for BRF S.A. common stock (NYSE BRFS)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  471
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BRF S.A. common stock 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 8/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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