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Brown-Forman Corporation (BF.B)

Class B Common Stock
Stock Price: $71.51 USD 0.30 (0.42%)
Updated Aug 13, 2020 3:29 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 34.21B
Revenue (ttm) 3.36B
Net Income (ttm) 827.00M
Shares Out 309.20M
EPS (ttm) 1.72
PE Ratio 41.58
Forward PE 40.00
Dividend $0.70
Dividend Yield 0.98%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 13, 2020
Last Price $71.51
Previous Close $71.21
Change ($) 0.30
Change (%) 0.42%
Day's Open 71.24
Day's Range 71.12 - 71.98
Day's Volume 301,253
52-Week Range 44.68 - 72.85

More Stats

Market Cap 34.21B
Enterprise Value 36.14B
Earnings Date (est) Aug 26, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 5, 2020
Shares Outstanding 309.20M
Float 452.03M
EPS (basic) 1.73
EPS (diluted) 1.72
FCF / Share 1.27
Dividend $0.70
Dividend Yield 0.98%
Earnings Yield 2.41%
FCF Yield 1.77%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 7.18M
Short Ratio 10.73
Short % of Float 2.37%
Beta 0.79
PE Ratio 41.58
Forward PE 40.00
P/FCF Ratio 56.55
PS Ratio 10.17
PB Ratio 16.38
Revenue 3.36B
Operating Income 1.10B
Net Income 827.00M
Free Cash Flow 605.00M
Net Cash -1.93B
Net Cash / Share -4.03
Gross Margin 63.25%
Operating Margin 32.77%
Profit Margin 24.60%
FCF Margin 17.99%
ROA 12.76%
ROE 45.67%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (18)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 11
Underweight 2
Sell 4

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

(-13.21% downside)
Current: $71.51
Target: 62.06
*Average 12-month price target from 16 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth1.17%2.34%8.48%-3.08%-1.44%-20.58%4.28%4.7%6.17%-
Gross Profit2,1272,1662,2022,0212,1442,1832,0781,9551,7951,724
Operating Income1,1021,1291,0329921,0391,049956897787779
Net Income8278357176691,067684659591513572
Shares Outstanding478477481480500526533534533544
Earnings Per Share1.721.731.481.372.
EPS Growth-0.58%16.89%8.03%-34.45%63.28%4.58%11.27%16.03%-8.85%-
Dividend Per Share0.330.651.610.560.520.480.441.990.360.60
Dividend Growth-48.77%-59.7%185.11%7.63%8.26%11.01%-78.1%457.7%-40.2%-
Operating Cash Flow724800653656524608649537516527
Capital Expenditures-119-121-128-115-110-121-126-96.00-61.00-30.00
Free Cash Flow605679525541414487523441455497
Cash & Equivalents675307239182263370437204338567
Total Debt2,6022,4402,5562,1491,5011,1831,0051,002510759
Net Cash / Debt-1,927-2,133-2,317-1,967-1,238-813-568-798-172-192
Book Value1,9751,6471,3161,3701,5621,9052,0321,6282,0692,060
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Brown-Forman Corporation
Country United States
Employees 4,800
CEO Lawson E. Whiting

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol BF.B
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Share Class Class B Common Stock
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Beverages—Wineries & Distilleries
Unique Identifier NYSE: BF.B


Brown-Forman Corporation manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages. It provides spirits, wines, whiskey spirits, whiskey-based flavored liqueurs, ready-to-drink and ready-to-pour products, ready-to-drink cocktails, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, bourbons, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Woodford Reserve, Canadian Mist, GlenDronach, BenRiach, Glenglassaugh, Old Forester, Early Times, Slane Irish Whiskey, Coopers' Craft, el Jimador, Herradura, New Mix, Pepe Lopez, Antiguo, Finlandia, Korbel Champagne, and Sonoma-Cutrer brands. It is also involved in the sale of used barrels, bulk whiskey, and wine; and provision of contract bottling services. The company serves retail customers and consumers through distributors or state governments; and retailers, wholesalers, and provincial governments directly. It has operations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Mexico, and internationally. Brown-Forman Corporation was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.