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Brown-Forman Corp (BFa.N)

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21 Oct 2016
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Brown-Forman Corporation is a spirit and wine company. The Company manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets and sells a range of alcoholic beverages. The Company has a portfolio of approximately 40 spirit, wine and ready-to-drink cocktail (RTD) brands. Its principal brands include Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, Jack... (more)


Beta: 0.82
Market Cap(Mil.): $18,133.91
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 393.92
Dividend: 0.17
Yield (%): 1.51


  BFa.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 17.16 34.40 43.62
EPS (TTM): 2.62 -- --
ROI: 28.61 3.96 66.14
ROE: 69.54 6.91 76.50

BRIEF-Brown-Forman stockholders approve increase in Class A shares to implement stock split

* Forman stockholders approve increase in Class A shares to implement stock split

Jul 28 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman to set up distribution organization in Spain

* Will establish its own distribution organization in Spain, effective July 1, 2017

Jul 21 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman priced offering of EUR 300 mln aggregate principal amount of 1.200% notes due 2026

* Forman - on june 30, also priced offering of £300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.600% notes due 2028

Jul 06 2016

Fitch Rates Brown-Forman's Multi-Tranche Issuance 'A'; Outlook Negative

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, June 30 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A' rating to Brown-Forman Corporation's (Brown-Forman) multi-tranche offering including EUR300 million 10-year senior notes and GBP300 million 12-year senior notes. The Rating Outlook is Negative. Brown-Forman intends to use the net proceeds of the multi-tranche offering for general corporate purposes and to repay commercial paper indebtedness, a portion of which was incurred

Jun 30 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman CEO's FY 2016 total compensation was $9.6 mln vs $11.02 mln in 2015 - SEC Filing

* Forman Corp CEO Paul Varga's FY 2016 total compensation $9.6 million versus $11.02 million in FY 2015 - SEC Filing Source text for Eikon: (http://1.usa.gov/296JdJm) Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)

Jun 28 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman CEO's 2016 total compensation was $9.6 mln

* CEO Paul Varga's FY 2016 total compensation was $9.6 million versus $11 million in FY 2015 - SEC filing

Jun 15 2016

Marie Brizard to bring Sazerac's Fireball to France - sources

LONDON French spirits maker Marie Brizard is teaming up with Sazerac to sell the U.S. company's American drink brands Fireball and Southern Comfort in France and other European countries, sources told Reuters.

Jun 14 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman Q4 earnings per share $2.60

* Sees fiscal year 2017 underlying net sales growth of 4% to 6%

Jun 08 2016

Bourbon maker Brown-Forman shares seen expensive

NEW YORK Shares of Brown-Forman , which makes Jack Daniel's and other liquors, are seen as pricey as the world's top bourbon seller faces slowing growth in an increasingly crowded field, Barron's said in its latest online edition.

May 30 2016

BRIEF-Brown-Forman announces stock split, div of $0.34 per share

* Board announces 2-for-1 stock split and declares cash dividend

May 26 2016

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