BRF SA Company Profile (NYSE:BRFS)


BRF SA logoBRF S.A. is a multinational Brazilian company that owns a diverse portfolio of products and is a producer of foods. The Company's segments include Brazil, Latin America (LATAM), Europe, Middle East and North of Africa (MENA), Asia, Africa and Other Segments. These segments include sales of all distribution channels and operations subdivided in to poultry, pork and other, processed, and other sales. The poultry operations include the production and sale of whole poultry and in-natura cuts. The pork and other operations involve the production and sale of in-natura cuts. The processed operations include the production and sale of processed foods, frozen and processed products derived from poultry, pork and beef, margarine, vegetable and soybean-based products. The other sales operations include the commercialization of flour for food service and others. Other segments include sale of in-natura beef cuts, agricultural products and animal feed.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Animal Slaughtering & Processing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BRFS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $10.59 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 799,005,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.65
  • 52 Week Range: $10.60 - $18.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.54
  • P/E Growth: 47.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.02
  • Book Value: $4.50 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.94
  • EBIDTA: $881.03 million
  • Net Margins: -2.07%
  • Return on Equity: -5.86%
  • Return on Assets: -1.46%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.67%
  • Current Ratio: 1.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.13%
  • Average Volume: 2.08 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.6
  • Short Ratio: 3.09

Frequently Asked Questions for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)

What is BRF SA's stock symbol?

BRF SA trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRFS."

How were BRF SA's earnings last quarter?

BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.09. The business earned $2.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.57 billion. BRF SA had a negative return on equity of 5.86% and a negative net margin of 2.07%. View BRF SA's Earnings History.

When will BRF SA make its next earnings announcement?

BRF SA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BRF SA.

Where is BRF SA's stock going? Where will BRF SA's stock price be in 2017?

5 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for BRF SA's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate BRF SA's share price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BRF SA.

Who are some of BRF SA's key competitors?

Who are BRF SA's key executives?

BRF SA's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Abilio dos Santos Diniz, Chairman of the Board, Independent Director
  • Renato Proenca Lopes, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Jose Alexandre Carneiro Borges, Chief Financial Officer, Director of Investor Relations
  • Leonardo Almeida Byrro, Vice President of Planning and Distribution
  • Rafael Ivanisk Oliveira, Vice President of Business (General Manager Brazil)
  • Helio Rubens Mendes dos Santos Jr., Vice President of Supply Chain
  • Artur Paranhos Tacla, Vice President of People
  • Rodrigo Reghini Vieira, Vice President of Quality and Management
  • Jose Roberto Pernomian Rodrigues, Vice President of Legal and Relationships
  • Pedro de Andrade Faria, Member of the Executive Board, Chief Executive Officer - International

Who owns BRF SA stock?

BRF SA's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.62%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.51%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.42%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.42%), INCA Investments LLC (0.29%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.27%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BRF SA.

Who sold BRF SA stock? Who is selling BRF SA stock?

BRF SA's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Sei Investments Co., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BRF SA.

Who bought BRF SA stock? Who is buying BRF SA stock?

BRF SA's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BT Investment Management Ltd, INCA Investments LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Grosvenor Capital Management L.P., Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for BRF SA.

How do I buy BRF SA stock?

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

What is BRF SA's stock price today?

One share of BRF SA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BRF SA (NYSE BRFS)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  238
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $14.00 (5.66% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/10/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
6/6/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight -> Equal Weight$14.00LowView Rating Details
5/25/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyMediumView Rating Details
1/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/5/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
Earnings by Quarter for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
Earnings History by Quarter for BRF SA (NYSE BRFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/30/2015Q2$0.23$0.14$2.57 billion$2.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q4 2014$0.37$0.40$3.26 billion$2.79 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3 2014$0.26$0.32$3.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2 2014$0.20$0.14$3.35 billion$3.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q1 2014$0.17$0.16$3.24 billion$3.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54 EPS


Current Dividend Information for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
Most Recent Dividend:4/11/2016
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)

Dividend History by Quarter for BRF SA (NYSE BRFS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
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Headline Trends for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
Latest Headlines for BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS)
DateHeadline logoChina's probe into chicken imports new blow to Brazil meat industry - August 18 at 9:55 PM logoBrf (BRFS) versus Industrias Bachoco, S.A. de C.V. (IBA) Head-To-Head Analysis - August 18 at 4:22 PM logoContrasting Industrias Bachoco, S.A. de C.V. (IBA) and Brf (BRFS) - August 18 at 12:22 AM logoBRF SA :BRFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 6:07 PM logoBrazil's BRF readies discount brand as antitrust restrictions end - August 11 at 5:10 PM logoBRF readies Brazil discount brand after antitrust ban lifted - August 11 at 5:10 PM logoBRF's Net Revenue Reaches R$ 8 Billions In 2Q17 - August 10 at 10:55 PM logoBRF - Material Fact - August 10 at 10:55 PM logoBrazil's BRF reports Q2 net loss of 167 mln reais on food scandal fallout - August 10 at 10:55 PM logoBrazil's BRF may sell up to $165 mln in stock to boost cash - August 10 at 10:55 PM logoBidaskClub Upgrades Brf S.A. (BRFS) to Sell - August 5 at 11:18 PM logoBrf S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 5 at 7:06 AM logoBRF (NYSE:BRFS) & Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC) Head to Head Analysis - July 23 at 7:25 AM logoWhy BRF S.A. (BRFS) Could Be Positioned for a Slump - July 12 at 5:22 PM logoBRF S.A. (BRFS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 11 at 10:06 AM logoBrf S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) Lowered to Neutral at Citigroup Inc. - July 10 at 11:38 AM logoBrazil's BRF creates 14 vice presidencies reporting to CEO Faria - July 6 at 5:58 PM logoGrappling with losses, Brazil's BRF reorganizes senior management - July 6 at 5:58 PM logoContrasting Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC) & BRF (NYSE:BRFS) - July 6 at 7:40 AM logoBrf S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) Downgraded by BidaskClub - July 1 at 6:57 PM logoPilgrim's Pride Co. (PPC) and BRF (NYSE:BRFS) Head-To-Head Review - July 1 at 10:10 AM logoHead-To-Head Survey: Sanderson Farms (SAFM) and BRF (BRFS) - June 24 at 7:46 AM logoU.S. bans fresh Brazil beef imports over safety concerns - June 22 at 9:18 PM logoStocks Under Scanner in the Consumer Goods Space -- BRF S.A., Hormel Foods, Tyson Foods, and Sanderson Farms - June 22 at 11:35 AM logoShould You Get Rid of BRF S.A. (BRFS) Now? - June 22 at 11:35 AM logoFirst Week of BRFS August 18th Options Trading - June 21 at 5:01 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers BRF SA (BRFS) to Sell - June 15 at 7:40 PM logoBidaskClub Downgrades Brf S.A. (BRFS) to Sell - June 14 at 11:32 PM logoBrf S.A. (BRFS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 14 at 4:54 PM logoTyson Foods (TSN) versus BRF (BRFS) Head-To-Head Review - June 14 at 8:10 AM logoContrasting Tyson Foods (TSN) & Brf (BRFS) - June 13 at 12:04 PM logoFinancial Analysis: Tyson Foods (TSN) vs. BRF (BRFS) - June 12 at 12:06 AM logoBRF SA (BRFS) Now Covered by Analysts at Barclays PLC - June 11 at 3:22 PM logoBRF SA (BRFS) and Tyson Foods (TSN) Head-To-Head Analysis - June 7 at 7:58 AM logoTyson Foods: Here's the Beef - June 6 at 4:13 PM logoAnalyzing BRF SA (BRFS) & Tyson Foods (TSN) - June 6 at 12:04 PM logoBRF SA (BRFS) and Tyson Foods (TSN) Head-To-Head Contrast - June 4 at 4:50 PM logoQuickfood S.A. -- Moody's changes outlook of Quickfood's Ba1/ guaranteed notes' rating to negative from stable - June 1 at 4:31 PM logoBFF International, Ltd. -- Moody's changes the outlook of BRF's ratings to negative; affirms Ba1 ratings - May 31 at 9:04 PM logoBrazil's BRF says problems in ports may cut poultry, pork exports - May 31 at 4:04 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades BRF SA (BRFS) to "Hold" - May 29 at 10:24 PM logoBRF SA's (BRFS) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Bank of America Corp - May 27 at 12:20 AM logoGlancy Prongay & Murray LLP Continues Investigation on Behalf of BRF S.A. Investors - May 26 at 4:23 PM logoETFs with exposure to BRF SA : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 3:57 PM logoBRF SA :BRFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 4:07 PM logoBrazil police launch new agribusiness inspection probes - May 16 at 4:07 PM logoBrazil's BRF sees higher marketing expenses in wake of food scandal - May 12 at 4:35 PM logoBrazil's BRF labors under challenges of food scandal - May 12 at 4:35 PM logoBrazil's BRF posts $91 mln Q1 net loss amid meat scandal - May 12 at 2:36 AM logoBRF SA (BRFS) Getting Very Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 28 at 7:38 AM



BRF SA (BRFS) Chart for Thursday, August, 24, 2017

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