Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF.B) is scheduled to release its earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, December 5th. Analysts expect Brown-Forman to post earnings of $0.53 per share for the quarter. Persons interested in registering for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.
Brown-Forman stock opened at $66.70 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.36, a quick ratio of 1.42 and a current ratio of 3.27. The stock has a market cap of $32.37 billion, a PE ratio of 38.55, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.04 and a beta of 0.65. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $65.39 and a two-hundred day moving average of $59.37. Brown-Forman has a one year low of $44.57 and a one year high of $68.99.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.174 per share. This is a positive change from Brown-Forman’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 4th. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.04%. Brown-Forman’s payout ratio is presently 38.15%.
Brown-Forman Company Profile
Brown-Forman Corporation manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages worldwide. It provides spirits, wines, ready-to-drink cocktails, whiskeys, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Gentleman Jack, Woodford Reserve, Korbel, Finlandia, el Jimador, Herradura, Sonoma-Cutrer, Canadian Mist, GlenDronach, BenRiach, Glenglassaugh, Chambord, Old Forester, Early Times, Pepe Lopez, Antiguo, Slane Irish, and Coopers' Craft brands.
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