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Brown-Forman Corp (NYSE: BF-A)

87.00 0.80 (0.93%)

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BF-A $87.00 0.93%
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Today's Open $86.95
Previous Close $86.20
Daily Range $86.40 - $87.56
52-Week Range $65.46 - $95.29
Market Cap $18.6B
P/E Ratio 28.17
Dividend (Yield) $1.16 (1.3%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
09/04/14
10/01/14
Volume 5,102
Average Daily Volume 5,032
Current FY EPS $2.90

Sector

Consumer Staples

Industry

Beverages

Brown-Forman Corp (BF-A) Description

The Company manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, and markets a variety of alcoholic beverage brands. The Company also manufactures and markets new and used oak barrels. Website: http://www.brown-forman.com/

News & Commentary

With Growth Slowing, Is It Time for Diageo to Rejigger?

Spirits maker Diageo disappointed investors with a weak six-month report. It has problems in emerging markets that are key to its plan for growth. Is it time for Diageo to change its approach?

Is Brown-Forman Set to Sell?

Suntory just took Beam off the shelf. Is Brown-Forman and the iconic Jack Daniel’s next?

Is the Beam Acquisition Too Expensive?

Beam seems to be highly valued by Suntory. It has a much higher valuation compared to its peers, including Diageo and Brown-Forman--but is it too expensive?

Why Beam's Sale Could Be a Boon for Brown-Forman

Some American bourbon drinkers are angry about the sale of Beam to a Japanese company. If these drinkers follow through on their pledge to abandon Beam's brands, this could be an opportunity for Brown-Forman in the years to come.

Why Whiskey Advocate’s Pick for Distillery of the Year Is a Solid Investment

The same qualities that made this distillery Whiskey Advocate’s Distillery of the Year also make it a great investment. Read on if you want to find out why Diageo is primed for expansion.

Will Brown-Forman Fall Down Against Diageo and Constellation Brands?

The spirits business has gotten a lot more competitive, and Brown-Forman needs to try to keep Constellation Brands and Diageo at bay despite their impressive growth. Find out whether it can succeed.

Which Drinks Are Driving Beverage Sales Up?

Should you invest in Diageo, Constellation Brands and/or Brown-Forman?

Jack Daniel's Undertaking $100 Million Expansion of Lynchburg Distillery

Company says demand drives push to expand historic distillery.

How $100 Million Expansion Will Drive Jack Daniel’s Sales Even More

How Brown-Forman Must Stand Up to Its Competition

The spirits-maker reports earnings on Wednesday in an increasingly competitive market worldwide.

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