Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF.A) Stock Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $52.08

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Brown-Forman Co. (NYSE:BF.A) crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $52.08 and traded as high as $56.57. Brown-Forman shares last traded at $56.54, with a volume of 116 shares.

The company has a current ratio of 3.87, a quick ratio of 1.71 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.39. The stock has a market capitalization of $26.34 billion, a PE ratio of 32.69 and a beta of 0.75. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $54.76 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $52.08.

Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF.A) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June 5th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter. Brown-Forman had a net margin of 25.12% and a return on equity of 55.62%. The firm had revenue of $744.00 million for the quarter. As a group, research analysts expect that Brown-Forman Co. will post 1.8 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.166 per share. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 5th. Brown-Forman’s payout ratio is 38.15%.

Brown-Forman Company Profile (NYSE:BF.A)

Brown-Forman Corporation manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages worldwide. It provides spirits, wines, ready-to-drink cocktails, whiskeys, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Gentleman Jack, Woodford Reserve, Korbel, Finlandia, el Jimador, Herradura, Sonoma-Cutrer, Canadian Mist, GlenDronach, BenRiach, Glenglassaugh, Chambord, Old Forester, Early Times, Pepe Lopez, Antiguo, Slane Irish, and Coopers' Craft brands.

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