The company in question is, Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE:BF-B) currently with a stock price of 46.41 (0.65% today). The market cap for Brown-Forman Corporation is 18553.79, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Beverages – Wineries & Distillers industry. The target price for Brown-Forman Corporation is *TBA. Currently Brown-Forman Corporation is trading with a P/E of 17.7, and a forward P/E of 23.94. Average volume for Brown-Forman Corporation is 1167.36 and so far today it is 1684600.
Performance in the last year for Brown-Forman Corporation has been -4.72%. For EPS growth, Brown-Forman Corporation has seen a growth of 62.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 8.51%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 15.00% over the last five years and could be 5.00% for the next five years. Brown-Forman Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -5.40%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -2.70%. The 20-day simple moving average is -4.58%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -4.11%.
Since the IPO date for Brown-Forman Corporation on the 9/7/1984, Brown-Forman Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -5.54%. With Brown-Forman Corporation trading at 46.41, the dividend yield is 1.47%, and the EPS is 2.62.
So could Brown-Forman Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17.7. The PEG is 3.54, P/S is 6.08 and the P/B is at 13.73. The P/cash is 40.42, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.
Brown-Forman Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 2.9, and the quick ratio is 1.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.47, and total debt/equity at 1.68.
In terms of margins, Brown-Forman Corporation has a gross margin of 69.00%, an operating margin of 49.80% and a profit margin of 34.60%.Payout ratio for Brown-Forman Corporation is 18.90%. Return on assets come to 24.00% with return on investment coming to 36.30%.
Insider ownership for Brown-Forman Corporation, is at 1.20% and institutional ownership comes to 48.90%. Outstanding shares are at 399.78. While shares float is 299.36. The float short is currently 3.12%, and short ratio is 8.01.