Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:CCU)

About Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. is a diversified beverage company operating principally in Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay. The Company operates as a brewer, soft drinks producer, water and nectar producer, wine producer and pisco distributor. The Company's segments include Chile, International Business and Wine. The Company carries a portfolio of products, which includes a range of brands of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beer, with Cristal as its primary brand in Chile. In addition, it produces and distributes Heineken beer; distributes Sol beer and Budweiser beer, and distributes and produces Kunstmann and Austral beer in Chile. The International Business segment includes operations in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. The Company, through Vina San Pedro Tarapaca S.A. (VSPT), produces and markets a range of wine products for the domestic and mainly the export market.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Beverages - Brewers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CCU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.57
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.24
  • 52-Week Range: $18.92 - $24.17
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.48
  • P/E Growth: 1.81
  • Market Cap: $4.29B
  • Outstanding Shares: 184,751,000
  • Beta: 0.54
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.53%
  • Return on Equity: 8.32%
  • Return on Assets: 5.48%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.10%
  • Current Ratio: 1.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.60%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: $24.50 (5.60% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/5/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details
8/29/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$25.50 -> $24.50View Rating Details
4/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/10/2015Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$26.50 -> $25.00View Rating Details
4/15/2015HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeNeutral -> Reduce$23.00 -> $16.40View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/5/2015$0.17$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014$0.18$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014$0.18$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q4$0.50$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.08 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:1.29%
Dividend Growth:-15.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:38.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.55% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.78% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/13/2016semiannual$0.121.93%12/28/201612/30/20161/13/2017
3/2/2016$0.174/13/20164/15/20165/2/2016
12/2/2015$0.1112/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
3/5/2015semiannual$0.323.37%4/15/20154/17/20154/30/2015
12/4/2014semiannual$0.212.06%12/30/20141/2/20151/16/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU)
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seekingalpha.com logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas S.A. goes ex-dividend today (NYSE:CCU)
seekingalpha.com - December 28 at 4:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Cia Cervecerias Unidas SA : December 13, 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 4:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoCia Cervecerias Unidas SA :CCU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 10, 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.capitalcube.com - November 10 at 12:01 PM
publicnow.com logo08/11/16: Presentación Corporativa – Tercer trimestre 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - November 8 at 9:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoIMF October Buys: The 18 Stocks Added To My Fund (NYSE:CCU)
seekingalpha.com - November 2 at 3:48 PM
publicnow.com logo18/10/16: Información de Interés para el Mercado – Conference Call Resultados T3’16 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 4:04 PM
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twincountynews.com - October 14 at 4:01 PM
publicnow.com logo11/10/16: CCU Anuncia la Variación de Volúmenes al Tercer Trimestre de 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - October 13 at 9:13 AM
forbes.com logoVWO, QUS: Big ETF Inflows (NYSE:CCU)
www.forbes.com - September 21 at 8:08 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoCervecerias Unidas posts 2Q profit (NYSE:CCU)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 9:03 PM
publicnow.com logo06/09/16: Presentación Corporativa – Segundo trimestre 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 9:03 PM
publicnow.com logo30/08/16: Información de Interés para el Mercado - Conference Call Resultados T2'16 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - September 4 at 3:53 PM
nasdaq.com logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas Enters Oversold Territory (CCU) (NYSE:CCU)
www.nasdaq.com - August 30 at 4:08 PM
benzinga.com logoCCU Downgraded By Citi Due To Slow Sales (NYSE:CCU)
www.benzinga.com - August 29 at 8:51 AM
fidaily.com logoCitigroup Downgrades Rating On Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S. (CCU) (NYSE:CCU)
www.fidaily.com - August 29 at 8:51 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - August 1 at 8:58 AM
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www.forbes.com - July 29 at 4:09 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 8:16 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 8:19 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 10:31 AM
fool.com logoUnited Breweries Keeps Its Sales Bubbling Higher (NYSE:CCU)
www.fool.com - May 9 at 6:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoCia Cervecerias Unidas SA :CCU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NYSE:CCU)
www.capitalcube.com - May 6 at 10:16 AM
publicnow.com logo03/05/16: Presentación Corporativa – Primer trimestre 2016 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - May 3 at 7:40 PM
publicnow.com logo03/05/16: Información de Interés para el Mercado – Conference Call Resultados T1’16 (NYSE:CCU)
www.publicnow.com - May 3 at 6:40 PM
rttnews.com logoHeineken Q1 Profit Falls; Consolidated Beer Volume Up 7% Organically (NYSE:CCU)
www.rttnews.com - April 20 at 6:23 AM
nasdaq.com logoHeineken N.V. reports 2016 first quarter results (NYSE:CCU)
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 6:23 AM
4-traders.com logoCOMPANIA CERVECERIAS UNIDAS S.A. : ex-dividend day for final dividend (NYSE:CCU)
www.4-traders.com - April 19 at 12:09 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:47 AM
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thevillagessuntimes.com - March 23 at 9:37 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:47 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnited Breweries: Stagnant Share Price; Improving Fundamentals (NYSE:CCU)
seekingalpha.com - March 1 at 12:31 PM
fool.com logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas Goes Flat (NYSE:CCU)
www.fool.com - February 24 at 6:56 PM
News IconCompania Cervecerias Unidas to invest $400m in Colombian plant (NYSE:CCU)
www.foodbev.com - February 22 at 11:44 AM
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www.just-drinks.com - February 17 at 11:06 AM
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investorplace.com - February 11 at 10:51 AM
einnews.com logoHeineken N.V. reports 2015 full year results (NYSE:CCU)
brazilbusiness.einnews.com - February 10 at 10:57 AM
capitalcube.com logoCia Cervecerias Unidas SA Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (NYSE:CCU)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 10:24 AM
noodls.com logo19/01/16: Información de Interés para el Mercado – Conference Call Resultados 4T’15 (NYSE:CCU)
www.noodls.com - January 19 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoldman Sachs Upgrades Compania Cervecerias Unidas to a “Buy” (NYSE:CCU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 3:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas upgraded by Goldman (NYSE:CCU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 15 at 7:22 AM
insidermonkey.com logoOld Republic International Corporation (ORI): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock? (NYSE:CCU)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 2 at 2:58 PM
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www.insidermonkey.com - November 29 at 1:08 PM
fool.com logoCompania Cervecerias Unidas Thrives Despite Tough Conditions (NYSE:CCU)
www.fool.com - November 9 at 7:45 AM
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www.noodls.com - October 27 at 10:17 AM
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www.forbes.com - September 9 at 8:17 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - August 31 at 9:49 AM
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www.noodls.com - July 31 at 4:59 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 9 at 8:44 AM

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What is Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock symbol?

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CCU."

How often does Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.?

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. announced a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 13th. Investors of record on Friday, December 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.122 per share on Friday, January 13th. This represents a yield of 1.93%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 28th.

Where is Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock going? Where will Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s shares. Their predictions range from $24.50 to $24.50. On average, they expect Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock price to reach $24.50 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock?

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.59%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.94%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.24%), Royce & Associates LP (0.21%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.19%) and State Street Corp (0.15%).

Who sold Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock? Who is selling Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock?

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP, Royce & Associates LP and Credit Agricole S A.

Who bought Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock? Who is buying Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock?

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Comerica Bank, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, FMR LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., FNY Partners Fund LP and Parallel Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock?

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

How much does a share of Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock cost?

One share of Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.20.

Compania Cervecerias Unidas, S.A. (NYSE:CCU) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff