BRF S.A. [NYSE: BRFS] loss -3.56% on the last trading session, reaching $4.33 price per share at the time. The company report on March 27, 2021 that BRF Filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for 2020.
BRF S.A. (“BRF” or “Company”) (B3: BRFS3; NYSE: BRFS) announces to its shareholders and the general market that it filed, on March 26, 2021, its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and with the Brazilian Securities Commission (“CVM”), in English. The version of the Form 20-F translated into Portuguese will be filed shortly with the CVM and made available on the Company’s website.
In compliance with the New York Stock Exchange rules, the Form 20-F is available on our website at https://ri.brf.com/en/. In addition, all shareholders of BRF may request, free of charge, a hard copy of BRF’s complete audited financial statements filed with the SEC. To request a hard copy of BRF’s audited financial statements or to confirm or clarify this press release, please contact BRF’s Investor Relations Department, whose contact information is as follows:.
BRF S.A. represents 807.69 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $3.55 billion with the latest information. BRFS stock price has been found in the range of $4.32 to $4.43.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.68M shares, BRFS reached a trading volume of 3091189 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about BRF S.A. [BRFS]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BRFS shares is $5.74 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BRFS stock is a recommendation set at 2.40. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Barclays have made an estimate for BRF S.A. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Equal Weight, with their previous recommendation back on June 29, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on March 24, 2020, representing the official price target for BRF S.A. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for BRF S.A. is set at 0.20, with the Price to Sales ratio for BRFS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.51. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.29, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.71. Price to Free Cash Flow for BRFS in the course of the last twelve months was 5.53 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.90.
Trading performance analysis for BRFS stock
BRF S.A. [BRFS] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.23. With this latest performance, BRFS shares gained by 11.31% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 32.01% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 46.28% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for BRFS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 49.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 46.69, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 50.87 for BRF S.A. [BRFS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.22, while it was recorded at 4.37 for the last single week of trading, and 3.93 for the last 200 days.
BRF S.A. [BRFS]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and BRF S.A. [BRFS] shares currently have an operating margin of +8.14 and a Gross Margin at +22.20. BRF S.A.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +3.56.
Return on Total Capital for BRFS is now 10.21, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 4.88. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 17.03, with Return on Assets sitting at 3.01. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, BRF S.A. [BRFS] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 290.49. Additionally, BRFS Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 74.39, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 50.22. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 273.68, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 70.09.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 8.97 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.85.BRF S.A.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
BRF S.A. [BRFS]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, BRF S.A. posted -0.01/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0/share. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for BRFS. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for BRF S.A. go to 7.90%.
An analysis of insider ownership at BRF S.A. [BRFS]
There are presently around $296 million, or 9.00% of BRFS stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BRFS stocks are: WELLS FARGO & COMPANY/MN with ownership of 23,294,398, which is approximately 3.043% of the company’s market cap and around 1.70% of the total institutional ownership; MACQUARIE GROUP LTD, holding 9,515,055 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $41.2 million in BRFS stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $19.57 million in BRFS stock with ownership of nearly 5.564% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in BRF S.A. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 63 institutional holders increased their position in BRF S.A. [NYSE:BRFS] by around 9,878,640 shares. Additionally, 55 investors decreased positions by around 7,775,233 shares, while 14 investors held positions by with 50,806,100 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 68,459,973 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BRFS stock had 21 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,366,441 shares, while 20 institutional investors sold positions of 4,783,112 shares during the same period.