The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict BRF's revenues will grow 2.3% and EPS will grow from $0.00 per share the prior year.
The average estimate for revenue is $3.45 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.20.
Last quarter, BRF reported revenue of $3.56 billion. GAAP reported sales were 2.5% higher than the prior-year quarter's $3.48 billion.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.21. GAAP EPS of $0.20 for Q1 were 100% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.10 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 23.5%, 230 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.4%, 300 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.0%, 260 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $14.10 billion. The average EPS estimate is $0.92.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 227 members out of 242 rating the stock outperform, and 15 members rating it underperform. Among 51 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 46 give BRF a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on BRF is outperform, with an average price target of $22.03.
Selling to fickle consumers is a tough business for BRF or anyone else in the space. But some companies are better equipped to face the future than others. In a new report, we'll give you the rundown on three companies that are setting themselves up to dominate retail. Click here for instant access to this free report.
- Add BRF to My Watchlist.