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Last $101.30 USD
Change Today +0.55 / 0.55%
Volume 12.0K
BF/A On Other Exchanges
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As of 4:15 PM 05/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

brown-forman corp-class a (BF/A) Snapshot

Open
$100.50
Previous Close
$100.75
Day High
$101.30
Day Low
$100.50
52 Week High
05/20/15 - $101.56
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $81.38
Market Cap
20.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
20.4K
EPS TTM
$3.16
Shares Outstanding
84.5M
EX-Date
06/1/15
P/E TM
32.1x
Dividend
$1.26
Dividend Yield
1.20%
Current Stock Chart for BROWN-FORMAN CORP-CLASS A (BF/A)

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brown-forman corp-class a (BF/A) Details

Brown-Forman Corporation is engaged in the manufacture, bottling, import, export, marketing, and sale of alcoholic beverages. It provides whiskey, ready-to-drink cocktails, vodka, tequilas, champagnes, wines, liqueur, and other distilled spirits. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel’s, Gentleman Jack, Southern Comfort, Finlandia, Antiguo, el Jimador, Herradura, Pepe Lopez, Woodford Reserve, Canadian Mist, Chambord, Collingwood, Early Times, Korbel Champagne, Little Black Dress, Maximus, Old Forester, Sonoma-Cutrer, and Tuaca brands. The company sells its products to distributors and state governments, as well as directly to retail stores and wholesalers primarily in the United States, Australia, Mexico, Germany, Poland, Russia, France, Turkey, Canada, Japan, Spain, the Czech Republic, South Africa, Turkey, Mexico, South Korea, Brazil, and Italy. The company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

4,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/20/14
Founded in 1870

brown-forman corp-class a (BF/A) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $456.5K
Executive Vice President and President of Jac...
Total Annual Compensation: $605.6K
Executive Vice President and President of Nor...
Total Annual Compensation: $496.5K
Vice Chairman, Executive Director of Corporat...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

brown-forman corp-class a (BF/A) Key Developments

Brown-Forman Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on July 1, 2015

Brown-Forman’s board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 31½ cents per share on its Class A and Class B common stock. Stockholders of record on June 3, 2015 will receive the cash dividend on July 1, 2015.

Brown-Forman Corporation Announces Board Changes

Brown-Forman Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has elected Augusta Brown Holland and Stuart R. Brown to become directors of the company, effective immediately. The election of Augusta Brown Holland and Stuart R. Brown continues an on-going multi-year evolution of Brown family representation on the board. As part of this process, Dace Brown Stubbs, the last member of the family’s fourth generation to serve on the board, has elected not to stand for re-election at the annual stockholders’ meeting in July, after sixteen years of service as a director. Augusta Brown Holland is a developer and founding partner at Haystack Partners, LLC. Stuart R. Brown is the managing partner of Typha Partners, LLC of Cambridge, MA.

Brown-Forman Promotes Campbell Brown to the New Position of President, Old Forester, Effective May 1, 2015

Brown-Forman announced that Campbell Brown has been promoted to the new position of President, Old Forester, effective May 1, 2015. Brown will be responsible for the worldwide growth of the Old Forester trademark. He will be charged with leveraging the current momentum of Old Forester, which has experienced a recent growth in sales for the first time in decades, to develop it into a national and international iconic American bourbon brand. Brown will also guide the development of the Old Forester Distillery on Louisville’s historic West Main Street. Campbell will report to Lawson Whiting, Chief Brands and Strategy Officer. Brown most recently managed Brown-Forman’s wine and spirits portfolio for Canada and the Midwest in the U.S.

 

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