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Brown-Forman Corp (BFb.N)

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BROWN-FORMAN INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND BY 8.2 PERCENT
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 02:04pm EST 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Brown-Forman Corp ::BROWN-FORMAN INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND 8.2%.BROWN-FORMAN CORP - ‍INCREASED QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND ON ITS CLASS A AND CLASS B COMMON STOCK BY 8.2% TO 19 3/4 CENTS PER SHARE​.  Full Article

Brown-Forman says ‍on Nov 10, co, units entered into amended & restated 5-year credit agreement ​
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 03:52pm EST 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Brown-Forman Corp ::Brown-Forman says ‍on Nov 10, co, units entered into amended & restated 5-year credit agreement dated as of such date with certain lenders - SEC filing​.Brown-Forman Corp - ‍credit agreement amends and restates in its entirety company's existing five-year credit agreement dated as of November 18, 2011​.Brown-Forman Corp - credit agreement provides an $800 million, five-year unsecured revolving credit commitment‍​.  Full Article

Brown-Forman reports Q1 earnings per share $0.46
Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 07:45am EDT 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Brown-Forman Corp :Brown-Forman reports strong first quarter results; increases fiscal 2018 EPS outlook.Reaffirms FY 2018 earnings per share view $1.85 to $1.95.Q1 earnings per share $0.46.Sees FY 2018 sales up 4 to 5 percent.Q1 sales $723 million versus I/B/E/S view $689.6 million.Q1 earnings per share view $0.39 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2018 earnings per share view $1.85, revenue view $3.14 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Brown-Forman Corp - Company reaffirmed full year expectations for 6-8% underlying operating income growth.  Full Article

Brown-Forman posts Q3 earnings per share of $0.47
Tuesday, 7 Mar 2017 07:45am EST 

Brown-forman Corp : Brown-Forman reports third quarter results; tightens full year earnings per share outlook . Q3 earnings per share $0.47 . Q3 sales $808 million versus I/B/E/S view $803.5 million . Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $1.71 to $1.76 including items . Q3 earnings per share view $0.48 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees 2017 underlying net sales growth of 3 pct to 4 pct . Sees 2017 underlying operating income growth of 5 pct to 7 pct . FY2017 earnings per share view $1.77, revenue view $3.04 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Now anticipate full year underlying results at lower end of original forecast.  Full Article

Brown-Forman increases cash dividend by 7.4 pct
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016 03:01pm EST 

Brown-forman Corp : Brown-Forman increases cash dividend 7.4 pct .Sets FY cash dividend of $0.73 per share.  Full Article

Brown-Forman stockholders approve increase in Class A shares to implement stock split
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 12:35pm EDT 

Brown-forman Corp : Forman stockholders approve increase in Class A shares to implement stock split .To increase number of authorized shares of company's Class A common stock from 85 million to 170 million..  Full Article

Brown-Forman priced offering of EUR 300 mln aggregate principal amount of 1.200% notes due 2026
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2016 05:09pm EDT 

Brown : Forman - on june 30, also priced offering of £300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.600% notes due 2028 .Forman - on june 30, priced offering of eur 300 million aggregate principal amount of 1.200% notes due 2026.  Full Article

Brown-Forman CEO's FY 2016 total compensation was $9.6 mln vs $11.02 mln in 2015 - SEC Filing
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Brown-forman Corp :Forman Corp CEO Paul Varga's FY 2016 total compensation $9.6 million versus $11.02 million in FY 2015 - SEC Filing.  Full Article

Brown-Forman Q4 earnings per share $2.60
Wednesday, 8 Jun 2016 07:45am EDT 

Brown-forman Corp : Sees fiscal year 2017 underlying net sales growth of 4% to 6% . FY 2017 earnings per share view $3.58, revenue view $3.92 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . FY earnings per share outlook includes expected foreign exchange headwinds of $0.07 given current spot rates, as well as lower distributor inventory levels . Reports fiscal 2016 results; expects continued underlying growth in fiscal 2017 . Q4 earnings per share $2.60 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.72 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $3.42 to $3.62 including items .Q4 sales $933 million versus i/b/e/s view $899 million.  Full Article

Brown-Forman announces stock split, div of $0.34 per share
Thursday, 26 May 2016 04:39pm EDT 

Brown-Forman Corp : Board announces 2-for-1 stock split and declares cash dividend . Approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of 34 cents per share on its Class A and Class B common stock. . If approved, record date for stock split is anticipated to be on or about august 8, 2016 . Class A stockholders will be asked to approve increase in number of authorized shares of class a common stock from 85 million -170 million .Number of authorized shares of Class B common stock does not need to be increased in order to effectuate stock split.  Full Article

BRIEF-BROWN-FORMAN INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND BY 8.2 PERCENT

* BROWN-FORMAN CORP - ‍INCREASED QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND ON ITS CLASS A AND CLASS B COMMON STOCK BY 8.2% TO 19 3/4 CENTS PER SHARE​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: