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Brown-Forman Corp (NYSE: BF-A)

88.72 -2.28 (-2.51%)

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BF-A $88.72 -2.51%
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Today's Open $89.55
Previous Close $91.00
Daily Range $88.72 - $89.59
52-Week Range $74.67 - $98.00
Market Cap $18.8B
P/E Ratio 29.26
Dividend (Yield) $1.26 (1.4%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
03/06/15
04/01/15
Volume 4,305
Average Daily Volume 8,572
Current FY EPS $2.90

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Consumer Staples

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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/

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Is Diageo's $115M Move in Whiskey Smart, or Will It Prove a Blunder?

Diageo, the world's largest spirits maker, has big plans for American whiskey in the U.S. And why not, with bourbon and Tennessee whiskey at peak popularity. Will this $115M investment prove money well spent, or will drinkers' tastes shift, making it a blunder?

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Why a Jack Daniel's and French Cognac Pairing Just Might Make Sense for Brown-Forman

At first blush, Remy Cointreau doesn't look like a very good fit for Brown-Forman's U.S. whiskey-dominated portfolio. But there may be more to this rumored deal than just brandies and sweet liqueurs.

The Diageo/Brown-Forman Spat: What Investors Should Know

Recent news about the labeling of "Tennessee Whiskey" is just noise as far as investors are concerned.

Why Diageo Is Pushing for a Change to Tennessee Whiskey Laws, and How Jack Daniel’s Is Fighting Back

Is Diageo behind the push for new Tennessee Whiskey laws? Jack Daniel's maker Brown-Forman thinks so and it's fighting back. The winner stands to gain some ground on the other in the global whiskey battle.

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